epilepsy patient

  • Thorough evaluation of seizures and classification of the type of epilepsy in children and adults

  • Comprehensive 24-hour video-EEG monitoring and analysis in our state-of-the-art Regional Epilepsy Monitoring Center

  • Video-EEG monitoring of critically ill patients in the Intensive Care Units at various Kaleida Health sites

  • Radiological & nuclear imaging (high resolution MRI, PET and Ictal SPECT, MEG referral)

  • Comprehensive evaluation for epilepsy surgery

  • Epilepsy surgery, including implantation of stereotactic depth EEG (SEEG) electrodes or subdural grids/strips to map seizure focus and map the motor and language functions, laser guided ablation therapy for removal of a discrete seizure focus, Response Neuro Stimulation (RNS/neuropace).  A robotic arm to implant SEEG electrodes will be available in the near future.

  • Neuropsychological evaluations

  • Individualized treatment plans and follow-up care, such as ketogenic diet,  vagal nerve stimulation , referral for epilepsy surgery including RNS

  • Enrollment in clinical trials using newly developed anti-epileptic medications and medical marijuana (Cannabidiol)

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