Patient information

Preparing for the initial visit

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before you child’s scheduled appointment. Please bring the following items with you:

Referral from your Pediatrician/primary care physician
Any records of your child’s developmental monitoring
Copies of blood investigations, CD’s of MRI’s or CT scans
All medication that is being taken along with the prescription
Teacher’s reports
Copies of educational and psychological testing if available
Video/cell phone video footage of any abnormal episode that has been witnessed

What happens at the visit?

Firstly, we will ask about your child’s medical history
Next, we will perform a neurological examination. We will take your child through a series of simple maneuvers to test strength, coordination, sensation, reflexes etc
Finally, we will discuss your child’s condition with you. We will go over the diagnosis, explain the need for further testing, and implement a plan of action to resolve the problem.
You will also received a detailed medical report explaining your child’s condition (This will be sent to you or could be collected at a later date)