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Satyanarayana Gedela, MD

Job Title Director, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
Job Title Medical Director, Epilepsy Surgery Program
Job Title Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5520 Phone
412-692-6787 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1988 Andhra Medica College, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India


1994 King George Hospital, University of Health Sciences, Visakhapatnam, India
1997 Pediatrics and Neonatology, Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan, United Kingdom
1998 Pediatrics and Neonatology, Fairfeild General Hospital, Bury, United Kingdom
1999 Pediatrics and Neonatology, Burnley General Hospital, Burnley, United Kingdom
2000 Neurology and Hematology/Oncology, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
2001 Community Pediatrics, South Manchester University Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
2003 Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


2006 Child Neurology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA
2008 Pediatric Epilepsy, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA


  • Child Neurology Society
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology


  • Bohnen NI, Gedela S, Herath P, Constantine GM, Moore RY. Selective hyposmia in Parkinson disease: association with hippocampal dopamine activity. Neurosci Lett. 2008 Dec 5;447(1):12-6.
  • Bohnen NI, Gedela S, Kuwabara H, Constantine GM, Mathis CA, Studenski SA, Moore RY. Selective hyposmia and nigrostriatal dopaminergic denervation in Parkinson's disease. J Neurol. 2007 Jan;254(1):84-90.

    View Dr. Gedela's full list of publications from PubMed. 

Biography Summary

Dr. Gedela is the director of the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and medical director of the Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Program at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. He is the co-director for the Ketogenic Diet Clinic.  Dr. Gedela was trained in India, England, and the United States. He completed his Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Epilepsy Fellowship at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Neurology with special qualification in Child Neurlogy.
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August 8, 2013
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August 8, 2013