The Adult Hydrocephalus Center at The Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute provides internationally recognized expertise in the diagnosis, treatment, long-term care and management of adults with hydrocephalus. The goal of the center is to provide family-centered care because hydrocephalus affects not only the patient, but also the family.
The Adult Hydrocephalus Center specializes in:
- Diagnosis, treatment and management of adult-onset normal pressure hydrocephalus
- Syndrome of hydrocephalus in young and middle-aged adults (SHYMA)
- Hydrocephalus diagnosed in young and middle-aged adults
- Management of shunt patients
- Pediatric hydrocephalus patients transitioning into adulthood
The team of experts at the Adult Hydrocephalus Center is actively involved in research, patient/family education and patient advocacy efforts to provide more funding for hydrocephalus research and treatment.
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The Adult Hydrocephalus Center at LifeBridge Health
Robin K. Wilson, M.D., Ph.D., describes the Adult Hydrocephalus Center at LifeBridge Health. She is the associate director of the center. It is one of the many programs offered at the Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute.
Adult Hydrocephalus Center
The Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute
5051 Greenspring Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21209