Pediatric Spinal Cord Disorders Program
The Spinal Cord Disorders Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides comprehensive and coordinated care for children and young adults with congenital or acquired abnormalities of the spinal cord.
Warren Building, 11th Floor
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
To schedule an appointment with a MassGeneral for Children pediatric specialist, please call 888-644-3248 or complete our online appointment form.
Physicians may call 888-644-3211 or use the online referral form and the Access and New Appointment Center will call your patient within one business day.
Our experts specialize in the care of children with neural tube defects, tethered cord, spinal dysraphism (spina bifida), traumatic injuries to the spine and many other conditions.
A multidisciplinary group of specialists works together to assess each child’s unique medical and surgical needs and provides expert care to optimize the child’s functional capacity and his or her overall well-being.
The Spinal Cord Disorders Care Team includes members from the following services:
Physical and occupational therapy
With state-of-the-art imaging capabilities and a team of dedicated providers, the Spinal Cord Disorders Program at MGHfC provides early diagnosis and comprehensive treatment across all ages to ensure the best possible outcomes. Once your child reaches adulthood, the pediatric and adult specialists at Massachusetts General Hospital work collaboratively to allow a seamless transition of care.