Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates is here to make a difference for children in need of neurosurgical care. Our pediatric neurosurgery team works closely with Levine Children’s Hospital to deliver advanced treatment options that can have a positive impact on pediatric patients and their families.

Arachnoid Cysts
Cyst shunt placement
Endoscopic cyst fenestration

Brain Tumors
Brain tumor evaluation and treatment
Minimally invasive approaches
Laser interstitial therapy
Endoscopic approaches
Complex “nonoperative” tumor treatment

Chiari Malformations
Evaluation and treatment

Evaluation and treatment
Minimally invasive approaches to skull reconstruction

Head or Spinal Trauma
Evaluation and surgical intervention
Carolina Sports Concussion Program

Endoscopic treatment of hydrocephalus
Ventricular shunt placement

Spina Bifida
Evaluation and surgical treatment

Epilepsy & Seizure Disorders
Temporal lobectomy
Corpus callosotomy
Treatment of tumors and malformations causing epilepsy
Vagal nerve stimulator for seizure management
Laser interstitial therapy for epileptic lesions
Treatment of hypothalamic hamartomas

Selective dorsal rhizotomy
Intrathecal baclofen pump placement

Spine Disorders
Evaluation and treatment of spinal cord and spinal tumors
Treatment of spinal instability and deformity
Detethering procedure for tethered spinal cord
Complex craniocervical reconstruction

Vascular Malformations Treated
Arteriovenous malformations
Moyamoya disease
Cavernous malformations

Neurocutaneous Diseases Treated
Von Hippel-Lindau disease
Tuberous sclerosis
Sturge-Webber syndrome


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