Pediatric Stroke Program

The Pediatric Stroke Program at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s Brain Care Institute offers a comprehensive program supported by the Division of Child Neurology and Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery for the quick diagnosis, education, and treatment of strokes in children and their families.

Learn more about Pediatric Stroke and Child Neurology.

Research and Clinical Studies

The neurologists in the Children’s Hospital Brain Care Institute are leaders in research as well as in clinical care. Faculty members of the Division of Child Neurology bring into the Pittsburgh biomedical community more than $1 million in federal corporate and foundation research funding each year.

Referral Requirements

Referrals are required from primary care physicians or other UPMC Children's Hospital specialty services. To schedule an appointment or for provider numbers or more information, please contact the Pediatric Stroke Program by phone at 412-692-5520.



Clinical Studies

  • Pediatric Stroke Program

    UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 2
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Stroke Study and Database

    Institutional and International Pediatric Stroke Study and Database

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