Bilal Sitwat , MD


Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Stars 4.1 36 Patients Satisfaction Reviews


Secondary Specialty:

Neurology (pediatric)


Dow Medical College
Karachi, Sindh,


Mount Sinai Hospital - Chicago
Chicago, IL
University of Pittsburgh Medical School
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh Medical School
Pittsburgh, PA


University of Pittsburgh Medical School
Pittsburgh, PA


Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Northwest
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Hamot




Research Interests

  • A 12-Month Open-Label Study to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of Pregabalin as Adjunctive Therapy in Pediatric patients 1 Month to 16 Years of Age with Partial Onset Seizures
  • Refractory Status Epilepticus in Children: Retrospective Review
  • Effectiveness of Bumetanide in Refractory Status Epilepticus in Children
  • Is Levetiracetam Effective in Treatment of the Electrical Status Epilepticus during Slow Wave Sleep (ESES)?
  • Topiramate and Zonisamide: Do These Cause Oligohydrosis as well as Alter Sweat Electrolyte Concentrations

Biography Summary

Dr. Sitwat specializes in treating difficult to control seizures in children with epilepsy. He sees patients with all types of neurological issues. His clinic sites include main campus at Children's Hospital, Specialty Care Centers in Hermitage and Wheeling, Children’s Wexford office and Children’s South office. He is actively involved in Epilepsy Surgery Program. He is the director of ‘Refractory Seizures Clinic’ at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and is the specialty medical consultant for the Epilepsy Foundation of Western Pennsylvania (EFWPA)

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Locations and Directions

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Children's Pine Center

    11279 Perry Hwy.
    Suite 202
    Wexford, PA, 15090
    (412) 692-5520

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Specialty Care Center Wheeling 

    10 Medical Park, Tower 1
    Suite 305
    Wheeling, WV, 26003
    (304) 243-3276

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

    4401 Penn Ave.
    2nd Floor
    Pittsburgh, PA, 15224
    (412) 692-5520

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

    875 N. Hermitage Rd.
    Suite 4
    Hermitage, PA, 16148
    (724) 347-4596

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Children's South

    205 Millers Run Road
    Bridgeville, PA, 15017
    (412) 692-5520