Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez, MD

  • Pediatric Neurologist and Director
    1 CP Place

    Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez, MD, is a Pediatric Neurologist and Director of 1 CP Place, PLLC, a clinic founded in 2015 in Plano Texas to help children with cerebral palsy live their very best lives. Prior to moving with her husband to Texas, Dr. Jan (as she is known by her patients) was the founder and director of the Pediatric Neurology Cerebral Palsy Center at Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children’s Hospital from June 1998 to December 2014. She also established several adaptive sports programs for her patients including martial arts, swimming and basketball. In 2003, she founded the Carol and Paul Hatfield Cerebral Palsy Sports Rehabilitation Program at SLCH (now in its 12th year) that includes Camp Independence, an intensive adapted summer sports program for children and adolescents with CP.

    Dr. Jan graduated from the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia and completed her pediatric neurology training at St. Louis Children’s Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine. She has first hand experience living with cerebral palsy. She was born 3 months prematurely and has spastic diplegia. Dr. Jan is a steering committee member of the International Multidisciplinary Prevention and Cure Team for cerebral palsy (IMPACT for CP), and a member of the Child Neurology Foundation Board of Directors.