Spina Bifida

Programs + Services


Neurology

Find the expertise your child needs from top pediatric neurologists at Tufts Children's in Boston, offering quality care for diseases of the nervous system.
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Neurosurgery

Tufts Children's Hospital's Pediatric Neurosurgery Division in Boston uses the latest neurosurgical methods to treat diseases of the nervous system in children.
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Tethered Spinal Cord + Spina Bifida Program

Our Tethered Spinal Cord and Spina Bifida Surgery Program is located in downtown Boston. Learn more about the surgical treatment options and care we offer.
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Doctors + Care Team

Anthony Rodrigues, MD, PhD

Anthony Rodrigues, MD, PhD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Pediatric Neurologist
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

General neurology with special interest in pain syndromes (headaches, migraines, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), etc.)

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Carl B. Heilman, MD

Carl B. Heilman, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Neurosurgeon-in-Chief; Chairman of Neurosurgery; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Neurosurgery
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5860
Fax #: 617-636-7587

Meningiomas, acoustic neuromas, skull base surgery, pituitary surgery, Chiari surgery

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John N. Gaitanis, MD

John N. Gaitanis, MD

Title(s): Chief, Pediatric Neurology
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

Pediatric brain malformations, epilepsy

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Ju Tang, MD, PhD

Ju Tang, MD, PhD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Program and Pediatric EEG Laboratory; Pediatric Neurologist; Epileptologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

Epilepsy, pediatric neurology

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