This specialized service at McMaster provides consultations to infants, children, and youth with neurological disorders. Health professionals work as a team to develop a therapeutic plan to support children and their families within the 2G clinic. Our philosophy is family-centered care.
Care We Provide
We specialize in the assessment and treatment of:
- Complex epilepsy
- Inpatient epilepsy monitoring unit
- Ketogenic diet program
- Neuropsychological assessment
- Pre-surgical evaluation
- Developmental delay
- Inflammatory central nervous system disorders
- Movement disorders (including Tourette syndrome)
- Pediatric stroke
- Seizures (including botox injection program)
What to Bring
- Your child’s Health Card. The Ministry of Health and Long Term Care requires us to validate your health card at every clinic visit
- Any relevant test results or letters from your child’s doctor or pediatrician.
- Any notes or questions that you may have.
- List of current medications and allergies.
When you arrive, please check-in at the reception desk. The Business Clerk will register you in the electronic system so that your team will know that you have arrived.
Note: If your child is ill with any antibiotic resistant organism, MRSA, a communicable disease (such as Chicken Pox), or a respiratory infection, please notify reception staff prior to your scheduled appointment.
Referrals can be faxed directly to the clinic.
Urgent Referrals: The clinics are not for emergencies. If your child needs to be seen on an urgent basis, please contact your family doctor or go to your local emergency department.