UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Based in the heart of San Francisco, we are dedicated to treating all forms of epilepsy across all ages using state-of-the-art treatments.
UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
We are providers, scientists, educators, and leaders in all aspects related to epilepsy.
UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
We are one of the world's most advanced centers in the world for neuroimaging and brain wave recordings.
UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Research at the UCSF Epilepsy Center has helped define the most modern approaches of therapy for patients, and is aimed at diagnosing, treating, and even curing seizures.
UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Our providers are actively pioneering some of the newest ways to understand epilepsy and help our patients.
UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
We are trailblazers of novel treatments with the newest medications, the most advanced surgical techniques, and the newest brain stimulation devices for epilepsy.

The UCSF Epilepsy Center is a major referral center for patients throughout the Western United States and offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for people with epilepsy. Our medical staff includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, pharmacists, neuropsychologists, and nurses who have specialized training in epilepsy and the problems that are associated with both the acute and chronic manifestations of seizures.

 

Our Team

We are a comprehensive team of specialized doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, neuropsychologists, and highly specialized staff.

  • We have an unwavering commitment to provide the highest-level medical and surgical care for people with epilepsy through our unique mix of diverse professional expertise and top-of-the-line facilities.
  • We are trailblazers of novel treatments with the newest medications, the most advanced techniques for surgical removal of the sources of drug-resistant seizures, and brain stimulation devices for epilepsy.

Clinical Care

UCSF is one of the world's most advanced centers for neuroimaging and EEG (brain wave) recordings.

Research

Research at the UCSF Epilepsy Center has helped define the most modern approaches of therapy for patients. 

  • Our ongoing scientific research efforts are aimed at furthering our understanding of the genetic, developmental, and cognitive factors associated with epilepsy, as well as cutting-edge methods to diagnose, treat, and hopefully cure seizures in as many patients as possible.
  • Our providers are esteemed leaders in the field, actively pioneering some of the newest ways to understand epilepsy and help our patients.