Epilepsy & Seizures

General Information

The Yale Epilepsy Program provides promising options for many adult and pediatric patients with epilepsy. Internationally known for clinical excellence and innovative research, this program was one of the nation's first and has evolved into one of the most active and advanced in the world.

Yale is internationally recognized as a leader in innovative treatment for medically intractable and new onset epilepsy. This multidisciplinary program includes neurosurgeons, epileptologists, neuropsychologists, neuroradiologists, neuropathologists and nursing and technology faculty and staff outpatient facilities an adult epilepsy monitoring unit a pediatric epilepsy monitoring unit and a technologically advanced operating suite.

The program provides educational opportunities and training for physicians, students, patients and their families. Referring physicians can send patients for consultations, specific procedures or clinical trials, and comprehensive evaluations.

Epilepsy & Seizures Leadership

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Lawrence Hirsch, MD

Division Chief

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Epilepsy & Seizures Website
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion 789 Howard Avenue New Haven, CT 06519
Yale Neuroscience Center Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519