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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent disorders related to the development of movement and posture. It occurs as a result of non-progressive disturbances that occurred in the developing fetal or infant brain. CP may result from several problems, such as lack of oxygen to the brain, genetic conditions, infections, brain hemorrhage, severe cases of jaundice and injury to the head.

Children's Team

Children's Team

Providers

Olga Morozova

Olga Morozova

Director, Education and Fellowship
Pediatric Rehabilitation Specialist
Jeffrey Rabin

Jeffrey Rabin

Vice-Chair, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Pediatric Rehabilitation Specialist
Chronic Pain Specialist
Mi Ran Shin

Mi Ran Shin

Associate Fellowship Program Director, Rehabilitation Medicine
Pediatric Rehabilitation Specialist
Departments

Departments

Complex Salivary and Endocrine Surgery

The Complex Salivary and Endocrine Surgery Program at Children’s National Hospital treats problems that occur when a child cannot control oral and facial muscles.

Movement Disorders Program

The Movement Disorders Program at Children’s National Hospital offers evaluation, diagnosis and treatment to more than 400 children each year with conditions that affect the speed, quality and ease of their movement.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation treats and monitors infants, children and teens at all stages of inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative care. 

Neurology

Our pediatric neuroscience team is the largest in the country, allowing us to offer our vast experience to patients and families.

Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

From sprains and strains to complex congenital conditions, Children’s National Hospital offers one of the most experienced pediatric orthopaedic practices in the nation with experience in treating all areas from head to toe.

Maddox's Story

Maddox's family

Zhen Chao, now called Maddox, was born in China with a genetic condition called neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) that can cause painful or disfiguring tumors called plexiform neurofibromas. Read about Maddox.

Read More of Maddox's Story