Neurology & Neurosurgery
Contact Us:(504) 896-2888 (Scheduling)
(504) 896-9458 (Office)
(504) 896-9547 (Fax)
Time:8am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday
Locations:Children's Hospital, Main Campus
Children's Hospital, Metairie Center
Children's Hospital Burdin-Riehl Clinic in Lafayette
Children's Hospital Outpatient Center of Baton Rouge

Physicians:
Ann Tilton, MD
Stephen Deputy, MD
Jessica Gautreaux, MD
Shannon McGuire, MD
Maria B. Weimer, MD
Joaquin Wong, MD

Neurosurgery:
Lori McBride, MD
Clarence Greene, MD
O. Adetola Roberts, MD

The Neurology Department provides inpatient and outpatient care for the evaluation, diagnosis and implementation of therapies for neurologic disorders. The clinic includes a full range of neurodiagnostic services including EEG, EMG and evoked potentials.

Special areas of interest are epilepsy, neuromuscular disorders, metabolic diseases and inborn errors in metabolism. Neurology also offers general rehabilitative services.

The Neurosurgery Department provides evaluation and surgical treatment of diseases or congenital anomalies of the central nervous system and peripheral nerves. Particular attention is given to the treatment of brain tumors, craniospinal trauma, spasticity, craniofacial anomalies, and the care of patients with congenital malformation of the central nervous system. A specialized eight-bed Spinal Unit is also available to neurosurgical patients. Patients are also seen at the Metairie Center, located at 2800 Veterans Memorial Boulevard.

Stephen Deputy, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology,
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL

Specialty Training:
University of California, San Francisco

Special Interests:
Pediatric Movement Disorders
All fields of Neurology
Jessica Gautreaux, MD,

Professional School:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Specialty Training:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center


Dr. Gautreaux is now seeing patients once a month at the Children's Hospital Clinic in Baton Rouge (second Friday of each month) and Burdin-Riehl Clinic in Lafayette (second Thursday of each month).


Shannon McGuiree, MDShannon McGuire, MD

Professional School:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Specialty Training:
Pediatrics, pediatric neurology, clinical neurophysiology, epilepsy and sleep medicine

Special Interests:
Epilepsy
Ann Tilton, MD
Director of Child Neurology and
Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics,
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston

Specialty Training:
University of Texas Dallas Southwestern Medical School

Special Interests:
Neuro Rehabilitiation, Spasticity, Neuromuscular Disorders

Maria B. Weimer, MD
Pediatric Neurology
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology,
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Undergraduate
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

Specialty Training:
Pediatrics, LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Pediatric Neurology, LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Neuromuscular Fellowship, LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

Special Interests:
Neuromuscular Disease

Dr. Weimer is now seeing patients every Tuesday at the Children's Hospital Metairie Center.
Joaquin Wong, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology,
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
University of Panama

Specialty Training:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Special Interests:
Muscle disorders, Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy



Neurosurgery Staff



Lori McBride, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurosurgery,
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

Specialty Training:
University of Colorado, Denver
Children's Medical Center, Dallas

Special Interests:
Neurotrauma/critical care, endoscopic neurosurgery and spasticity
Clarence Greene, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Professional School:
Howard University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.

Specialty Training:
Howard University Hospital, Washington, D.C.
Boston Children's Hospital Neurosurgery, Boston

Special Interests:
Brain tumors, hydrocephalus, congenital malformations




O. Adetola Roberts, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgeon

Professional School:
Duke University, Durham, NC

Specialty Training:
University of Colorado
Miami Children's Hospital

Special Interests:
Pediatric Neurosurgery






   

 

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