Some potential neurosurgical conditions may be identified during pregnancy. With the advancements in medial technology, including ultrasound, an increased number of congenital conditions, specifically neurosurgical conditions, have been identified during pregnancy.
The advantages of being able to counsel the parents regarding their unborn child allows them to make informed decisions. Accurate prenatal diagnosis plays a major role in the care of the fetus and in counseling parents prenatally for pediatric neurosurgical conditions.
Some neurosurgical conditions that may be identified during pregnancy include:
At Palm Beach Children’s Surgical Specialists we are committed to providing compassionate advanced care for your child. We are available for prenatal consultation to discuss potential conditions and treatment options and will work collaboratively with other specialists to bring you comprehensive care.