Welcome to Neurology

As an affiliate division within the UCSF Department of Pediatrics, child neurology focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of neurological disorders of childhood. Child neurology is an integral part of the UCSF Pediatric Brain Center, which brings together physicians from all disciplines related to nervous system health in children.


Our division faculty ensure that the next generation of health care providers and researchers receive in depth, patient-centered training in the nervous system disorders of childhood.


Taking advantage of UCSF’s world-class research efforts, the UCSF Pediatric Brain Center connects clinical and research teams to ensure that our patients are the first to benefit from the latest breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment.

Clinical Services

Child neurologists are part of the expert team of the UCSF Pediatric Brain Center, which treats critically ill patients in the hospital and also provides care in a comprehensive range of outpatient specialty clinics.