Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy Procedure – Cerebral Palsy

Shenandoah Robinson, a Johns Hopkins Children’s Center neurosurgeon, discusses the opportunities for selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) in cerebral palsy patients. She summarizes what SDR is, the benefits, expected outcomes and which patients are the best candidates for this surgery.

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Shenandoah 'Dody' Robinson, MD.

Shenandoah 'Dody' Robinson, MD

A nationally recognized expert in the treatment of epilepsy and spasticity, Dr. Robinson comes to Johns Hopkins from Harvard, where she was associate professor of neurosurgery and neurology. Dr. Robinson was director of functional neurosurgery ...

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