Toni Pearson, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
- Medical Director, Cerebral Palsy Center
- Medical Degree: University of Adelaide, South Australia (1998)
- Pediatrics residency: Children's Hospital at Westmead (Sydney, Australia) and Montreal Children's Hospital (Montreal, Canada) (2003)
- Child Neurology Residency: Columbia University Medical Center, New York (2006)
- Movement Disorders Fellowship: Columbia University Medical Center, New York (2010)
- Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
- 2006 – The Daniel Sciarra Award for Exemplary Patient Care and Humanism
Department of Neurology, Columbia University
- 2009 – American Academy of Neurology Clinical Research Training Fellowship
Dr. Pearson is a pediatric neurologist with specialty training in pediatric movement disorders. She evaluates and treats children with all cerebral palsy, dystonia, tics, chorea, ataxia, parkinsonism, tremor, myoclonus, and stereotypies.
Pediatric neurotransmitter disorders, such as dopa-responsive dystonia and aromatic amino acid decarboxylase (AADC) deficiency, and other forms of childhood dystonia and parkinsonism.