COVID-2019 Alert

The latest information about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, including vaccine clinics for children ages 5 years old and older.

La información más reciente sobre el nuevo Coronavirus de 2019, incluidas las clínicas de vacunación para niños de 5 años en adelante.

  • Gerald Grant, MD, in the new Neuro-hybrid suite at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford in Palo AltoGerald Grant, MD, in the new Neuro-hybrid suite at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford in Palo Alto
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Neurosurgeons and Neurologists at Stanford Children's Health are available for online second opinions


Brain and Behavior

US News - Stanford Children's HealthA child’s brain and behavior make up much of who they are and how they experience the world. The Brain and Behavior Center is one of the nation's leading programs for treating children, from newborns to adolescents, with disorders of brain development, function and behavior.

Creating the best outcome for your child starts with building the best team. Our Brain and Behavior team is recognized as one of the best in the country. In fact, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is nationally ranked in Neurology and Neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Our team of physician-scientists from the Stanford University School of Medicine collaborate to advance treatments that allow us to successfully treat many children with complex cases that could not be resolved elsewhere. Through a blend of clinical expertise and individualized treatment plans, our experts help children reach their fullest potential.

Why choose us?


Stanford Children’s Health Neuroscience is the preeminent pediatric epilepsy center on the West Coast.

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Packard Children’s is the only hospital in Northern California using the innovative ROSA™ technology to help children suffering from prolific seizure disorders.

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With our family-centered care approach, we work with you and your family to fully understand your child’s needs and make everyone a positive part of their treatment.