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Pediatric Neurosurgery - Expert, compassionate care for your most precious loved ones

At Neurosurgeons for Kids, we provide the latest treatments to children of all ages with gentle, specialized care.

Our Pediatric Neurosurgery Program is known for:

  • An experienced surgical team, performing hundreds of neurosurgeries and neuromedical procedures annually.
  • Being innovators and early adopters of advanced treatments, utilizing leading-edge equipment, techniques and care.
  • Being the only pediatric neurosurgical practice in Central Florida to use the Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C treatment for pediatric patients with complex neurological disorders.
  • Having advanced neuroscience technologies such as a frameless stereotactic surgical navigation system, 3-Tesla MRI, image-guided radiation therapy.
  • Expanding indications for the surgical management of epilepsy.

James E. Baumgartner, MD

James E. Baumgartner, MD is a board-certified pediatric neurosurgeon who specializes in traditional and minimally invasive surgical procedures for children and adolescents who are suffering from epilepsy or seizure-related disorders. He has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts and book chapters, as well as presented nationally and internationally.

Daniel J. Won, MD, FACS, FAANS

Daniel Won, MD, FACS, FAANS, is a board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in pediatrics with three decades of experience providing highly specialized neurosurgical diagnostics and treatment in California hospitals. He has previously served as director of pediatric neurosurgery for the Inland Region of Southern California Permanente Medical Group, interim director of pediatric neurosurgery at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital, and assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine.