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Pediatric Neurology

Who We Are:

Baystate Children's Hospital offers a complete range of services, both inpatient and outpatient, for the evaluation and treatment of children with a variety of possible neurologic and development disorders. 


Our Services:

We offer our services to patients who are referred by their primary care provider for evaluation and treatment of the following:

  • Epilepsy
  • Gait disorders
  • Hypotonia
  • Muscle weakness
  • Migraine headache
  • Sleep disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome and related disorders


We also offer pediatric electroencephalography (EEG) and pediatric sleep studies.


Our Providers:

Our team includes board certified pediatric neurologists, registered nurses, medical assistants, and EEG technician, and a social worker.


  • Herbert E. Gilmore, MD, Chief
  • Anthony H. Jackson, MD
  • Gira Manferdini, BS, RN, CCRN
  • Trish Ancelli, BS, RN
  • Beth Russell-Smith, MSW, LICSW
  • Ed Smith, EEG technician
  • Kim Whitehall, MA
  • Jessica Fernandez, MA
Contact Us

Baystate Children's Specialty Center

50 Wason Ave.

Springfield, MA



Hours & Directions

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm