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Neurology Clinic

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
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory central nervous system disorders
  • Movement disorders (including Tourette syndrome)
  • Pediatric stroke
  • Seizures (including botox injection program)
  • Spasticity

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.

Referral Process

Referrals can be faxed directly to the clinic.  Please use our Referral Form.

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.