Neurology is a medical specialty dealing with disorders of the nervous system. Paediatric neurology aims to confront and treat the unique neurological problems associated with children. Paediatric neurologists focus on the neurological needs of children under eighteen years of age.
A wide variety of neurological disorders can be present in unique forms in children. Common conditions seen are childhood epilepsy, brain injury in infants and children, neuromuscular diseases, neurogenetic diseases and neurodevelopmental disorders.
Paediatric Neurology is available at SBCC Baby & Child Clinic (Paragon) – Neurology Centre
Dr Phuah Huan Kee (SBCC Baby & Child Clinic – Neurology Centre):
- Management of common childhood disorders
- Regular childhood vaccinations
- Evaluation of childhood neurological disorders
- Routine Electroencephalogram (EEG) recording/ reporting