Suman Ghosh, MD


Assistant Professor
Pediatric Neurology
University of Florida College of Medicine



Suman Ghosh, MD, MPA, is board-certified in general pediatrics and child neurology, and joined the faculty at the University of Florida in 2014.  A graduate of the State University of New York at Downstate College of Medicine, he completed his pediatric training at Children’s Hospital of Orange County and his child neurology training at Children’s Hospital of Orange County/UCI Medical Center.

Dr. Ghosh’s main clinical interests include pediatric brain injury, neuronal rehabilitation, neonatal neurology, spasticity and cerebral palsy.  In January 2015, he founded a pediatric spasticity center at UF Health to provide evaluation and treatment of children with spasticity from cerebral palsy and brain and spine injuries. Through the clinic, Dr. Ghosh performs botulinum toxin (Botox™) injections for spasticity, torticollis and dystonia.  He has also developed a multidisciplinary clinic with pediatric rehabilitation, neonatology and pediatric cardiology to provide early developmental assessments for infants at high risk for developmental delays.

Dr. Ghosh participates in several national professional societies and committees, including the American Academy of Neurology, Child Neurology Society and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Clinical Interests

  • Neonatal neurology
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spasticity
  • Stroke

Research Interests

  • Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
  • Neonatal seizures
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Neuronal repair

Visit the UF Health Early Developmental Assessment Clinic

Visit the Spasticity Center website