Hal Meltzer, MD

J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Medicine Children's
Hal Meltzer, MD

Practice Locations

Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinic, POC

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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Craniofacial Clinic, Physician Office Center

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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Myelo Clinic, Physician Office Center

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-293-4819

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Craniofacial Clinic, Physician Office Ctr

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-293-2556

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Neurosurgery Clinic, Physician Office Center

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-598-6130

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Cerebral Palsy Clinic, POC

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-598-6840

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Appointment Information

Medical Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Clinical Focus

  • Chiari Malformations
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Tethered Spinal Cord
  • Spinal and cranial dysraphisms (Spina Bifida)
  • Congenital malformations of the brain and spine
  • Syringohydromyelia
  • Head. spine trauma and concussions
  • Craniofacial disorders and craniosynostosis
  • Prenatal diagnosis of central nervous system (CNS) disorders

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery
  • American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery - Pediatric Neurosurgery

Special Training

  • 1997 - Residency - University of California San Diego
  • 1995 - Residency - University of Toronto Hospital for Sick Children


  • 1989 - Northwestern University Medical School - MD

Symptoms, Conditions, and Treatments

  • Acoustic Neuroma Ped Ns
  • Acromegaly Ped Ns
  • Acute Subdural Hematoma Ped Ns
  • Arachnoid Cyst Ped Ns
  • Arteriovenous Malformation Ped Ns
  • Back Pain Ped Ns
  • Brain Aneurysm Ped Ns
  • Brain Lesion Ped Ns
  • Brain Tumor Ped Ns
  • Cavernous Angioma Ped Ns
  • Congenital Dermal Sinus Ped Ns
  • Cranial Fracture Ped Ns
  • Craniopharyngioma Ped Ns
  • Deep Brain Stimulator Ped Ns
  • Degenerative Spine Ped Ns
  • Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion Ped Ns
  • Disc Arthroplasty Ped Ns
  • Disc Prosthesis Ped Ns
  • Disc Protrusion Ped Ns
  • Epidermoid Tumor Ped Ns
  • Epilepsy Ped Ns
  • Essential Tremor Ped Ns
  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion Ped Ns
  • Glioblastoma Multiforme Ped Ns
  • Gliosarcoma Ped Ns
  • Hemangioblastoma Ped Ns
  • Hydromyelia Ped Ns
  • Intracranial Bypass Ped Ns
  • Kyphoplasty Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Disc Herniation Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Fusion Ped Ns
  • Meningocele Ped Ns
  • Mixed Malignant Glioma Ped Ns
  • Nerve Sheath Tumor Ped Ns
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Ped Ns
  • Osteophyte Formation Ped Ns
  • Pediatric Hyrocephalus Ped Ns
  • Vein Of Galen Malformation Ped Ns
  • Pituitary Adenoma Ped Ns
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma Ped Ns
  • Radiculopathy Ped Ns
  • Spinal Arteriovenous Malformation Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Fracture Ped Ns
  • Spinal Curvature Ped Ns
  • Spinal Radiculopathy Ped Ns
  • Spinal Stenosis Ped Ns
  • Spondylolysis Ped Ns
  • Sports Injury Ped Ns
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Ped Ns
  • Syringomyelia Ped Ns
  • Thoracic Disc Ped Ns
  • Thoracic Stenosis Ped Ns
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Ped Ns
  • Torticollis Ped Ns
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Ped Ns
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment Ped Ns
  • Vertebral Herniated Disc Ped Ns
  • Vertebrectomy Ped Ns
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea Ped Ns
  • Papilledema Ped Ns
  • Cranial Trauma Ped Ns
  • Schwannoma Ped Ns
  • Sacral Dimple Ped Ns
  • Brachial Plexus Injury Ped Ns
  • Pseudoaneurysm Ir
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Ped Ns
  • Anterior Skull Base Tumor Ped Ns
  • Astrocytoma Ped Ns
  • Bulging Disc Ped Ns
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Ped Ns
  • Cerebrovascular Disease Ped Ns
  • Cervical Arthrodesis Ped Ns
  • Cervical Disc Herniation Ped Ns
  • Cervical Disc Replacement Ped Ns
  • Cervical Pain Ped Ns
  • Complex Spinal Disorder Ped Ns
  • Cranial Gunshot Wound Ped Ns
  • Craniosynostosis Ped Ns
  • Disc Replacement Ped Ns
  • Germinoma Ped Ns
  • Glomus Jugulare Tumor Ped Ns
  • Lordosis Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Arthroplasty Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Stenosis Ped Ns
  • Medulloblastoma Ped Ns
  • Metastatic Brain Tumor Ped Ns
  • Oligodendroglioma Ped Ns
  • Other Extratemporal Lobe Epilepsies Ped Ns
  • Chiari 2 Malformation Ns
  • Frontal Bossing Ped Ns
  • Pineal Region Tumor Ped Ns
  • Prolapsed Disc Ped Ns
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri Ped Ns
  • Skull Base Tumor Ped Ns
  • Slipped Disc Ped Ns
  • Spasticity Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Dysraphya Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Lipoma Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Syrinxes Ped Ns
  • Spinal Deformity Ped Ns
  • Spondylolisthesis Ped Ns
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Ped Ns
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak Ped Ns
  • Aneurysm Ped Ns
  • Vestibular Schwannoma Ped Ns
  • Cervical Myelopathy Ped Ns
  • Cervical Spine Ped Ns
  • Cervical Stenosis Ped Ns
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction Ped Ns
  • Compression Fracture Ped Ns
  • Dermoid Tumor Ped Ns
  • Discitis Ped Ns
  • Dystonia Ped Ns
  • Epidural Hematoma Ped Ns
  • Foraminal Stenosis Ped Ns
  • Laminoplasty Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Arthrodesis Ped Ns
  • Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Ped Ns
  • Moya Moya Disease Ped Ns
  • Neck Pain Ped Ns
  • Osteopenia Ped Ns
  • Post Traumatic Cervical Instability Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Lipomyelomeningocele Ped Ns
  • Spinal Fracture Ped Ns
  • Spinal Hardware Ped Ns
  • Spinal Metastatic Tumor Ped Ns
  • Spinal Tumor Ped Ns
  • Spine Trauma Ped Ns
  • Vertebroplasty Ped Ns
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Ped Ns
  • Acoustic Neuroma Spinal Ped Ns
  • Cavernous Malformation Ped Ns
  • Cervical Fusion Ped Ns
  • Cervical Radiculopathy Ped Ns
  • Chiari 2 Malformation Ped Ns
  • Ependymoma Ped Ns
  • Facet Disease Ped Ns
  • Hydrocephalus Ped Ns
  • Lymphoma Ped Ns
  • Meningioma Ped Ns
  • Myelopathy Ped Ns
  • Neurilemmoma Ped Ns
  • Neuroblastoma Ped Ns
  • Optic Glioma Ped Ns
  • Pinched Nerve Ped Ns
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Ped Ns
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst Ped Ns
  • Spina Bifida Ped Ns
  • Spinal Osteotomy Ped Ns
  • Tethered Cord Syndrome Ped Ns
  • Macrocephaly Ped Ns
  • Moyamoya Ped Ns
  • Baclofen Pump Ped Ns
  • Cerebral Contusion Ped Ns
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Diverting Shunt Ped Ns
  • Chronic Subdural Hematoma Ped Ns
  • Decompression Ped Ns
  • Degenerative Disc Disease Ped Ns
  • Disc Herniation Ped Ns
  • Encephalocele Ped Ns
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion Ped Ns
  • Low Back Pain Ped Ns
  • Lumbar Pain Ped Ns
  • Myelomeningocele Ped Ns
  • Occipital Cervical Fusion Ped Ns
  • Pinealoma Ped Ns
  • Spinal Epidural Abcess Ped Ns
  • Vertebral Osteomyelitis Ped Ns
  • Stroke Ped Ns
  • Sciatica Ped Ns
  • Cervical Disc Arthroplasty Ped Ns
  • Chordoma Ped Ns
  • Dandy Walker Syndrome Ped Ns
  • Esthesioneuroblastoma Ped Ns
  • Extracranial Bypass Ped Ns
  • Glosspharyngeal Neuralgia Ped Ns
  • Intracerebral Hematoma Ped Ns
  • Laminectomy Ped Ns
  • Mesial Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Ped Ns
  • Pituitary Cancer Ped Ns
  • Spinal Cord Injury Ped Ns
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture Ped Ns
  • Vertebral Disc Ped Ns
  • Macrocrania Ped Ns
  • Osteotomy Ped Ns
  • Ruptured Disc Ped Ns
  • Thoracic Pain Ped Ns
  • Acondroplacia Ped Ns
  • Discectomy Ped Ns
  • Burst Fracture Ped Ns
  • Colloid Cyst Ped Ns
  • Dural Arterio Venous Fistula Ped Ns
  • Plagiocephaly Ped Ns
  • Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Ped Ns