Child Neurology Consultants of Austin

Child Neurologist

Child Neurologist

Lindsay Elton, MD

Board-Certified Child Neurologist

Dr. Lindsay Elton graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor of arts in anthropology. She pursued her medical education at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and obtained her medical degree in 2002.

Dr. Elton completed her pediatrics residency at the Children’s Hospital of Austin, acting as chief resident from 2004-2005, followed by a child neurology residency with UT Southwestern Children’s Medical Center in Dallas.

Dr. Elton’s most recent position prior to joining Child Neurology Consultants of Austin was with Pediatric Specialty Services at Dell Children’s Medical Center, where she also served as a physician representative for child neurology on the Pediatric Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee.

Additionally, Dr. Elton operates as the associate program director of the child neurology residency training program at Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin and the medical director for child neurology at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. She is also member of the Education Special Interest Group of the Child Neurology Society and regularly attends meetings of the American Headache Society to stay abreast of the latest developments pertaining to kids and adolescents. 

Dr. Elton is a native Austinite who is married and enjoys all the outdoor activities, dining, and arts that Austin has to offer. She also enjoys sewing, reading, and travel.

Special Interests:

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 2011
  • American Board of Pediatrics, 2005


  • Undergraduate: University of Kansas, 1998
  • Medical Education: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2002
  • Pediatrics Residency: Children’s Hospital of Austin, 2005
  • Child Neurology Residency: UT Southwestern Children's Medical Center of Dallas, 2010

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