Child Neurology Consultants of Austin

Jeffrey S. Kerr, MD

Board-Certified Child Neurologist

Dr. Jeffrey Kerr graduated from Rice University with a degree in electrical engineering. He then earned his medical degree from Texas A&M University and completed his pediatric residency training at Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas. Dr. Kerr later pursued a child neurology residency at Wake Forest University, where he served on the faculty for two years.

Dr. Kerr moved to Austin in 1991 to practice at the Austin Diagnostic Clinic, followed by several years at ‘Specially for Children, Children’s Hospital of Austin. Most recently, Dr. Kerr was a physician for Pediatric Specialty Services at Dell Children’s Medical Center. He is a founding member of Child Neurology Consultants of Austin.

Dr. Kerr is also an award-winning author of five books and co-producer of the documentary The Last of the Moonlight Towers and the feature film Writer’s Block.

Special Interests:

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1992


  • Undergraduate: Rice University, 1979
  • Medical Education: Texas A&M University College of Medicine, 1984
  • Residency: Scott & White Hospital, 1986
  • Fellowship: Child Neurology, Wake Forest University, 1989

To make an appointment with Dr. Kerr at our Central Austin or Cedar Park clinic, call (512) 494-4000 or book an appointment online.