Dr. Lily H. Tran, Neurology

Dr. Lily Tran is currently the co-director for Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic as part of the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance TSC Clinic Network and directs the Comprehensive Ketogenic Diet Clinic. Her special interests include epilepsy and neonatal neurology. Dr. Tran attended medical school at University of Rochester, New York. She completed her internship and residency at the Rainbow Babies Children’s Hospital. She served her fellowship at both the Rainbow Babies Children’s Hospital and University Hospital. Philosophy of Care: “It’s teamwork between myself and the family/primary caregiver to provide the best care for my patients.”


CHOC Hospital
1201 W. La Veta Avenue
Orange, CA 92868

CHOC Neuroscience Center
505 S Main St, Suite 350
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 888-770-2462
fax: 855-246-2329


  • Medical School
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital at Cleveland, OH
  • Child Neurology Fellowship
    Rainbow Babies Children’s Hospital at Cleveland, OH
  • Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
    University Hospitals at Cleveland, OH

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics
    University of California, Irvine

Administrative Appointments

  • Neurology, CHOC Specialists

Lectures and Presentations

  • Dietary Approaches to Epilepsy”
  • Navigating the Epilepsy Roadmap
  • The Keto Kid: What to Know, What to Do, and Why

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • Child Neurology Society


Tran L, Goyal M. Recognition of child abuse in the epilepsy monitoring unit. Epilepsy Behav. 2010 Feb;17(2):296-7.

Tran LH, Zupanc ML. Long-Term Everolimus Treatment in Individuals With Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: A Review of the Current Literature. Pediatr Neurol. 2015 Jul;53(1):23-30.

Our neurologists commonly treat:

  • Lily H Tran MD
    • Appointments:
    • Office: 714-509-7601
    • Specialties: Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Board Certified: Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy
    • On Staff at: CHOC Children's Hospital and CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital


Dr. Lily Tran - Infantile Spasms

When a Child Has Infantile Spasms

Dr. Lily Tran explains how infantile spasms are treated and the importance of early diagnosis.

Dr. Liluy GTran - Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

When a Child Has Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Pediatric neurologist and epileptologist Dr. Lily Tran explains the condition tuberous sclerosis complex and the unique program CHOC offers to manage this disease in children.