The UNC Congenital Brain and Spine Malformations Program is a dedicated to providing comprehensive,  innovative and advanced care for patients born with neurologic diseases.

Congenital Brain & Spine Malformations - UNC NeurosurgeryCongenital diseases include:

  • Myelomeningocele
  • Spina bifida
  • Scoliosis
  • Basilar invagination
  • Os odontoidium
  • Tethered cord
  • Arachnoid and other brain cysts

Drs. Deb Bhowmick, Scott Elton and Carolyn Quinsey co-founded the program in order to pursue development of the most advanced techniques in surgical treatment of congenital disorders. For appointments and information, please call (919) 445-2410.