Statistics and Outcomes
Seattle Children’s Neurosciences Center – which combines neurology and neurosurgery into a comprehensive program – consistently ranks among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. In 2019, we were the highest-ranked program for brain and spinal cord conditions in the Northwest.
For many children we treat, care includes inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation services. See statistics and outcomes for our CARF-certified Rehabilitation Medicine program.
Number of Neurosciences Patients, 2014 to 2018
Total number of patients
Number of patients by selected diagnoses
Number of Procedures, 2014 to 2018
Where does this data come from?
Portions of this data reflect national metrics reported to U.S. News & World Report, the Hydrocephalus Research Network, the National Epilepsy Foundation, the American College of Surgeons National Surgery Quality Program and other internal quality assurance and improvement programs.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
Talk with your child’s doctor or contact the Neurosciences Center at 206-987-2016.
What Seattle Children’s Measures and Why
We gather this data to:
- Measure the health of our patients
- Improve the quality of the care we provide
- Help you make informed decisions about your child’s care
Statistics and outcomes: What do they mean?
Statistics, outcomes, volumes, survival rates – these numbers may seem overwhelming at first, but they can help you choose the best place for your child’s care.
Updated July 2019.