Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Neurosurgery
Jessica is a nurse practitioner with the neurosurgery department at Children's National.
On Tea Abbadini’s thirteenth birthday, she started feeling sudden pain on the right side of her lower abdomen that her parents thought was appendicitis. A few months later on Christmas Eve, Tea’s hand cramped up for 10 minutes and, on New Year’s Eve, she got her first back cramp. Her back cramp was so bad that it curved her to the right and caused her to walk leaned over for a few hours.
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John Myseros, M.D., FACS, FAAP, began at Children’s National more than five years ago and has a personal and professional interest in the care of children with tumors of the brain and spinal cord.
Robert is a physician assistant with the neurosurgery department at Children's National.
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Suresh Magge, M.D., is a neurosurgeon at Children's National; he specializes in minimally invasive approaches, when appropriate.