Our experts in pediatric neurology explore all possible treatment options, beginning with conservative, non-invasive methods before considering neurosurgical procedures.

Dr. Husam Kayyali leads the Neurology Division and is also the Director of our Comprehensive Epilepsy Program. Our team of Pediatric Neurologists are highly specialized in different aspects of pediatric neurology including neuromuscular disorders, movement disorders, neurocutaneous disorders, headache disorders and neuro immunology.

Some neurological disorders we treat at Sidra Medicine include:

  • Seizures
  • Complex epilepsy
  • Muscular dystrophy and muscle disease
  • Autoimmune disorders of the brain and peripheral nervous system
  • Guillian Barre syndrome
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • Movement disorders
  • Ataxia
  • Concussion
  • Sleep disorders
  • Spasticity and cerebral palsy
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Tuberous sclerosis
  • Headaches
  • Stroke

In collaboration with the International Patient Services team at Sidra Medicine, we provide excellent care for our patients coming from outside Qatar. We are committed to helping patients and family members with every step of the planning in a culturally sensitive manner.

Epilepsy Surgery is one of the unique services we provide at Sidra Medicine and our clinical outcomes are leading in the field and are comparable with other world-class pediatric centers in the world.