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Epilepsy Surgery

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Internationally known for clinical excellence and innovative research, the Yale Epilepsy Surgery Program was one of the nation's first and has evolved into one of the most active and advanced in the world. More epilepsy surgeons around the country received their training at Yale than at any other program in the country.

Working with a team of experts in the Neurology Division of Epilepsy and EEG, Neuroradiology, Neuropathology, Neuropsychology, and Neurobiology, patients are provided with a comprehensive evaluation of their epilepsy and the treatment options available.

Epilepsy Neurosurgeons

  • Dennis Spencer
    Dennis Spencer, MD

    Program Director

    Harvey and Kate Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery; Director Epilepsy Research, Neurosurgery

  • Eyiyemisi Damisah
    Eyiyemisi Damisah, MD

    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

  • Jason Gerrard
    Jason Gerrard, MD, PhD, FAANS

    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and of Neuroscience; Chief, Functional Neurosurgery; Chief, Trauma Neurosurgery, YNHH