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Choose Denver Health's Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

At Denver Health, our epilepsy specialists believe that every person with epilepsy deserves comprehensive, personalized care and access to state-of-the-art technology for the best diagnosis and treatment. Our goal is to help patients achieve freedom from their seizures without side effects so that they can lead happy, healthy and independent lives.

Team of Epilepsy Experts

Epilepsy Team of Experts

Our Comprehensive Epilepsy Program is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of specialists who are dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of epilepsy.  Our team members include the following providers:

  • Fellowship-trained adult and pediatric epileptologists
  • A neurosurgeon with more than 25 years of epilepsy surgical experience
  • An Electroencephalography (EEG) laboratory supervisor with more than 20 years of experience
  • A neuropsychologist
  • A dedicated speech pathologist
  • Specially trained inpatient neurology/epilepsy nurses and a nurse educator
  • Neuroradiologists
  • An interventional radiologist
  •  A neurology nurse and social worker
  • Dedicated clinical trial coordinator and clinical pharmacist

State-of-the-Art Technology

Advanced Epilepsy Technology

We utilize state-of-the-art digital, long-term video EEG to record scalp (extracranial) or intracranial brainwave data for the proper characterization and/or localization of an epileptic focus. As part of an epilepsy surgical work up, we offer the following services:

  • Seizure protocolled high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • 24-hour continuous video EEG recordings tailored to capture seizure events
  • Direct brain stimulation of awake neurosurgical patients to map critical brain function
  • Interventional radiological testing of memory and language function

About Denver Health

Denver Health, one of Colorado's premiere healthcare institutions, is a comprehensive, integrated organization providing level one care for all. Twenty-five percent of all Denver residents, or approximately 150,000 individuals, receive their health care at Denver Health. The Epilepsy Program at Denver Health accepts most insurance plans and is currently accepting new patients.