Lawrence W. Brown, MD

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; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia, S. Goddard Blvd.
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

Departments and Services

Research Interests

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

Publications

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.

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.