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A team approach to individualized care.

At the Epilepsy Surgery Program of Children’s Hospital’s Brain Care Institute, no decision is made in isolation. Each child for whom epilepsy surgery is a consideration is discussed at a multidisciplinary conference where specialists from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, and Neuropsychology review all of the clinical and imaging data and decide on a treatment plan that will provide the most benefit for the child. This multidisciplinary team consists of:

  • Epileptologists, or neurologists who specialize in epilepsy
  • Neurosurgeons who specialize in epilepsy surgery
  • Neurophysiologists
  • Neuroradiologists, or neuroimaging specialists
  • Pediatric neuropsychologists

One treatment does not fit all.

Each child is unique, and so is each case of epilepsy. That’s why we don’t recommend the same treatment for every child. At the Brain Care Institute, we offer many epilepsy surgery treatments, including:

Last Update
April 28, 2014
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Last Update
April 28, 2014