Banner Children’s Specialists Neurology Clinic

5310 W Thunderbird Rd Ste 301
Glendale, AZ 85306

Hours Today: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Our Banner Children’s Neuroscience Specialists are dedicated to providing compassionate and comprehensive care to all children with pediatric neurological diseases. Our physicians specialize in pediatric neurology, neurosurgery and neuropsychology for patients from before birth through childhood, adolescence and early adulthood.

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Hours At This Location
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About Us

We treat a broad range of pediatric neurological diseases, including but not limited to:

  • Prenatal consultations for neurological findings
  • Dysraphic disorders (spina bifida, lipomyelomeningocele, encephalocele)
  • Brain and spinal cord tumors
  • Brain and spine tumors
  • Chiari malformations
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Craniofacial abnormalities
  • Tethered spinal cord
  • Central nervous system trauma
  • Seizure disorders
  • Headaches
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Chronic idiopathic demyelinating polyneuropathy
  • Developmental delay up to 3 years of age

Ashley Tian, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Physician, Banner Children’s Specialists Neurology and Neurosurgery Clinic
I seek to bring accessible, expert care to each of my patients.

Melanie Nugent, MSN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Neurology, Neurology

Nurse Practitioner (NP), Banner Children's Specialists Neurology Clinic
To take care of children with neurological disorders with the most current evidence-based practice guidelines and to do this with the utmost care, compassion, and understanding.

Melissa Assaf, DNP, MSN

Pediatric Neurology

Nurse Practitioner (NP), Banner Children's Specialists Neurology Clinic
I am dediciated to providing family centered care to pediatric patients.