Complex Cervical Spine Program

The Boston Children’s Hospital Complex Cervical Spine Program is the first and only multidisciplinary pediatric cervical spine clinic in the country. As an integral part of the nation’s #1-ranked Orthopedic Center and #1-ranked Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, our program provides unparalleled care and specialized surgical expertise.

Our complex cervical spine team

Our team includes neurosurgeons, orthopedic spine surgeons, neuroradiologists, anesthesiologists and interventional radiologists who have specific fellowship training and expertise in the care of children with spinal disorders. Every member of our team is committed to our unique, collaborative approach to care.

History of care

Our expert team has a history of excellence and innovation and has treated hundreds of infants, children and teens with complex cervical spine disorders. We have an established track record in treating traumatic injuries, congenital anomalies, tumors, vascular/lymphatic anomalies, instability of the cervical spine, torticollis, rotary subluxation and cervical disorders related to syndromes.

Our approach to care has helped many of our patients lead healthier lives with continued support from our team and their families.

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