Pediatric Neurosurgery

UT Health Pediatric Neurosurgery specializes in treating injuries and deformities of the spine, head, and brain for newborns, toddlers, and older children.  Dr. Tarasiewicz works with a multidisciplinary team to provide the best possible care for any child with a neurologic injury or condition. We specialize in pediatric neurosurgery with a focus on the management of spinal dysraphism and congenital malformations of the central nervous system. Our doctors are collaborating with UT Health’s multidisciplinary clinics to redefine the standard of care for children. These clinics cover a wide range of specialties, including neuro-oncology, spasticity, tethered cord/spina bifida, positional plagiocephaly, and craniofacial surgery.

Our clinics offer patients the unique opportunity to be evaluated by a multidisciplinary team on the same day.

  • Cranial Facial Clinic
  • Spasticity Clinic
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic
  • Neuro-Oncology Clinic
  • Tethered Cord Clinic
  • Craniosynostosis Clinic

Our Provider

Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD

Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD

Position: Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Medical Director for the Craniofacial Clinic at UHS
Department: Neurosurgery


To schedule an appointment, please call 210-450-9060.