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Prisma Health Children's Hospital–Midlands

7 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Columbia, SC 29203

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Expert care, right here in the Midlands

Find the best neurological and neurosurgical care for your child, without leaving the Midlands of South Carolina.

Our fellowship-trained pediatric neurosurgery team provides the most advanced, around-the-clock care for neonates, infants, children and adolescents with problems of the brain, spine or peripheral nerves.

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Why choose Prisma Health for pediatric neurosurgery?

Children in need of neurosurgery are best treated by a pediatric neurosurgeon, with advanced subspecialty training and a strong commitment to a family-centered approach to care.

Our pediatric neurosurgeons have access to the latest technology and collaborate extensively with other pediatric subspecialists to make sure your little one gets the best and most comprehensive treatment.

 Conditions treated


Specialty clinics

  • Spina bifida
  • Transitional care
  • High-risk maternal-fetal medicine (preterm abnormalities)
  • Epilepsy/spasticity

Care team

​Stanley O. Skarli, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Stanley O. Skarli, MD, is the director of pediatric neurosurgery at Prisma Health Children's Hospital–Midlands and is an associate professor of surgery with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

Catherine McClung Smith, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Catherine McClung Smith, MD, is a pediatric neurosurgeon at Prisma Health Children’s Hospital–Midlands and an assistant professor of surgery with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

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