Laura Speltz, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Neurology

Laura Speltz

Contact Info

spel0046@umn.edu

Office Phone Clinic: 612-365-6777

Office Address:
516 Delaware St. Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Hope Amundsen

Administrative Phone
612-301-1454

Administrative Email
amund579@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-301-1455

Associate Professor, Department of Neurology


MD, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 2008

Pediatric Resident, Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2010

Ethics Fellow, MacLean Center for Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, 2013

Pediatric Neurology Fellow, Lurie Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2013

BA, McGill University, 2002

Summary

Dr. Speltz graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. She completed her pediatric and neurology training at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. She is board certified in neurology with a special qualification in child and adolescent neurology. She is also board certified in epilepsy. Dr. Speltz enjoy taking care of children with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, hypotonia, autism, epilepsy, headaches, tics, ADHD and a variety of neurological conditions. She has a passion for global health work, refugee health, and adoption medicine. She has lectured locally and globally about cerebral palsy, epilepsy, and pediatric migraines. She enjoys using medical technology and new therapeutics to treat both epilepsy and migraines. 

Expertise

Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish