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Conditions & Treatments

Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a disorder of the central nervous system that causes recurring, unprovoked seizures.

Symptoms

Common symptoms of epilepsy include:

  • Loss of consciousness / blackouts
  • Seizures / physical convulsions

Treatment

Einstein's neurological specialists are highly qualified and experienced in evaluating and treating patients that suffer from persistent seizures at any age. Epilepsy varies in type and severity. Treatment options may include:

  • Nutritional / dietary modifications
  • Medication
  • Surgery
  • Nerve stimulation
  • Investigational treatments / clinical trials

Training & Education

At Einstein, we have clinical expertise in all core domains of neurology and are actively invested in resident education.

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