Lawrence W. Brown, MD

Lawrence Brown, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Behavioral disorders in pediatric neurology (especially Tourette syndrome and complex ADHD), Pediatric epilepsy, Pediatric sleep disorders
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

    Internship

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Residency

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Neurology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Neurology
    Pediatric Neurology
    Pediatrics

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

    Co-Director, Pediatric Neuropsychiatry Program

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    Drug trials in pediatric epilepsy and Tourette syndrome
    Pharmacokinetic studies in pediatrics
    Sleep in neurodevelopmental disabilities

  • Publications

    Books

    2013

    Brown LW. Paraplegia. Zorc J, Brown LW, Clark BJ, Manno CS (Eds.). Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, Fifth Edition. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins. Pp 614-623, 2013. 2013. 

    Brown LW. Vertigo. Zorc J, Brown LW, Clark BJ, Manno CS (Eds.). Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, Fifth Edition. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins. Pp 846-855, 2013. 2013. 

    Brown LW. Episodic events mimicking seizures in childhood and adolescence. Pediatric Epilepsy. Duchowny M, Cross JH,Arzimanoglou A. (Eds.). McGraw Hill. Pp 162-171, 2013. 

    Papers

    2014

    Bisker E, McClelland GM, Brown LW, Liu GT. The Long-Term Outcome of Ocular Tics in a Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology Practice. J AAPOS (Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus). 2014 Feb;18(1):31-5.

    2013

    Brown LW, Roach ES. Outgrowing the Child Neurologist: Facing the Challenges of Transition. JAMA Neurology 70: 496-497, 2013.

    Prashad P, Brown LW. Brain Tumor Presenting as Somnambulism in an Adolescent. Pediatr Neurol. 2013 Sep;49(3):209-12. Epub 2013 Jul 5.