Dr Birgit Schlegel

Dr Birgit Schlegel is a Paediatrician with a sub-specialty qualification in Paediatric Neurology.   She has been practising in private practice at Constantiaberg Medi-Clinic since 1998.   She also works as a Sessional Consultant in the Neurology Clinic at Red Cross Children's Hospital.   She has established the only dedicated Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic in South Africa at the Red Cross Children's Hospital.  

 

Dr Schlegel’s special areas of interest include all aspects of child neurology but particularly epilepsy and Tuberous Sclerosis.

 

Other special areas of interest include childhood autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and associated learning and behavioural difficulties.

 

Dr Schlegel also has a special interest in childhood development and is a certified user of the Griffiths Developmental Scales Assessment. 

 

Dr Schlegel has served on the Board of Epilepsy South Africa.   She is an advisory member for a long-established and well-known Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Support Group in Hout Bay.   She is a founder member of a quarterly autism practitioners network meeting.

 

Dr Schlegel is regularly involved in continuous medical education presentations on the topics of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, childhood development and autism.   

 

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Yolande | Reply 13.10.2019 08.23

Dr Schlegel My son is 6years old and has been in OT for three years and recently had a course (20 sessions) of neurofeedback. He finds it hard to be still.

sam | Reply 24.09.2019 08.22

Thanks For Spreading Knowledge about health

Rudy Cupido | Reply 08.07.2019 12.20

In urgent need of help..

edjiedjiejdijeddjjej | Reply 11.01.2019 22.22

sucks

Chadidat | Reply 04.01.2019 08.26

I'm Mozambican my kid's 5years old. Don't talk but used to and suddenly stop.Hyperactive,yelling & aggressive in crises,sleepless.No damage in his brain

Fastudo Da Costa | Reply 23.11.2018 11.51

Iam Angolan.
My Sun had autism and heperativity .
Please, could you tell me what type of exam he need be submitted and estimate cost .

I will visit you

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13.10 | 08:23

Dr Schlegel My son is 6years old and has been in OT for three years and recently had a course (20 sessions) of neurofeedback. He finds it hard to be still.

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24.09 | 08:22

Thanks For Spreading Knowledge about health

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14.08 | 13:20

Good-day I have been referred by Catherin Futter to make an secure an appointment with Dr. Schlegel or Dr.Ackeman. Is it possible you can provide possible dates

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05.08 | 12:17

Hello good morning Dr. Schlegel

I am João Filho, Angolan and I live in Angola I have a son with psychomotor developmental delay, I intend to go to Cap Tonw to do neurological consultations and do the necessary exams and do intensive physiotherapy

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