Hal Meltzer, MD

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

Practice Locations

Craniofacial Clinic, POC

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

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Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinic, POC

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

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Ped Specialties, Wheeling Hospital Twr 1

10 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-598-4047

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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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Appointment Information

Medical Specialties

  • Neurological Surgery (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

Education

  • 1989 - Northwestern University Medical School - MD

Symptoms, Conditions, and Treatments

  • VP Shunt
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Davf, Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Baclofen Pump
  • Cervical Arthrodesis
  • Sagittal Craniosynostosis Ped Ns
  • Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion
  • DLIF, Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion
  • Ependymoma
  • Brain Lesion
  • Pediatric Hydrocephalus
  • Vertebral Osteomyelitis
  • Dystonia
  • Meningocele
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Laminectomy
  • Rathkes Cleft Cyst
  • Metastatic Brain Mass
  • Epilepsy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Csf Rhinorrhea
  • Lumbar Disc Herniation
  • Lumbar Pain
  • Vestibular Schwannoma
  • Spinal Epidural Abcess
  • Cervical Disc Herniation
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Spinal Cord Lipoma
  • Sciataica
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Arthroplasty
  • Vertebrectomy
  • Encephalocele
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Cavernous Malformation
  • Disc Prosthesis
  • Thoracic Disc
  • Achondroplacia
  • Dermoid Tumor
  • Acute Subdural Hematoma
  • Laminoplasty
  • Syringomyelia
  • Prolapsed Disc
  • Papilledema
  • Mengiomyelocele
  • Spinal Curvature
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Skull Trauma
  • Pituitary Lesion
  • Schwannoma
  • Abnormal Head Shape
  • Skull Fracture
  • Metopic Suture Craniosynostosis
  • Dermoid Lesion
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Brain Mass
  • Vertebral Herniated Disc
  • Csf Diverting Shunt, Cerebrospinal Fluid Diverting Shunt
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
  • Spine Radiculopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Pituitary Adenoma
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Spasticity
  • Curved Spine
  • Spondylolysis
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Congenital Dermal Sinus
  • Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  • Lordosis
  • Brain Tumor
  • Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
  • Seizure
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Diverting Shunt
  • Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Metastatic Brain Tumor
  • Astrocytoma
  • AVM, Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Stroke
  • Torticollis
  • Cranial Gunshot Wound
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Bulging Disc
  • Thoracic Pain
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Cervical Pain
  • Lumbar Arthroplasty
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Burst Fracture
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Disc Protrusion
  • Spinal Cord Syrinxes
  • Coronal Synostosis
  • Herniation Vertebral Disc
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Ruptured Disc
  • Macrocrania
  • Chiari Malformation Type II
  • Tumor-spinal
  • CSF Leak
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Lumbar Arthrodesis
  • Tlif
  • Spinal Radiculopathy
  • Spinal Cord Lipomyelomeningocele
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Spine Curvature
  • Acoustic Neuroma Spinal
  • Tbi
  • Cavernous Angioma
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Post Traumatic Cervical Instability
  • Thoracic Stenosis
  • Cervical Fusion
  • Decompression
  • Spine Tumor
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Pituitary Cancer
  • Pinealoma
  • Deformed Spine
  • AVF, Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Discectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Epidermoid Tumor
  • Frontal Bossing
  • Spinal Metastatic Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture
  • Llif
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Spinal Cord Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Dysraphya
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Sacral Dimple
  • Sports Injury
  • Discitis
  • Tethered Cord Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Vertebral Disc
  • Spine Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulator
  • Spinal Tumor
  • Vein Of Galen Malformation
  • Cerebral Contusion
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Pseudoaneurysm
  • Neurilemmoma
  • Metopic Synostosis Trigonocephaly
  • Mesial Frontal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Pineal Region Tumor
  • Spine Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pituitary Mass
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Herniation Lumbar Disc
  • Macrocephaly
  • Hydromyelia
  • Intracerebral Hematoma
  • Lymphoma
  • PNET, Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Neck Pain
  • Lumbar Stenosis
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Ddd, Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Cranial Fracture
  • Dermoid Mass
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Herniation
  • Meningioma
  • Myelo
  • Metopic Synostosis
  • Dandy-walker Syndrome