Steven V. Pacia, MD

  • Specialties: Epilepsy, Neurology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 646-558-0867

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

learning disorders, electroencephalography (EEG), brain tumor, evoked potentials, epilepsy, electromyography


  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Director of NYU Epilepsy Surgercial Program (HOS)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Clinical Neurophysiology), 2007
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 1992
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Yale - New Haven Medical Center, Epileptology/Neurology, 1993
  • Fellowship, Yale - New Haven Medical Center, 1992
  • Residency, Yale - New Haven Medical Center, 1991
  • MD from Medical College Of Wisconsin, 1987

Locations and Appointments

68 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Touchstone Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Langone Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

223 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

NYU Langone Comprehensive Epilepsy-77th St

130 East 77th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10065

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My Research

The Comprehensive Epilepsy Service offers state of the art diagnostic evaluation in our new inpatient and outpatient facility. The Epilepsy Center, which is one of the largest in the country, is a leader in the development of new medical and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy and seizures.

Research Projects:

  • Principle investigator of the NYU site for the NIH multicenter study of epilepsy surgery outcome

  • Collaborator with Patricia Broderick, PhD to study neurotransmitter concentrations in temporal lobe epilepsy using state of the art microelectrodes.

  • Ongoing clinical studies on the electrophysiologic characteristics of partial seizures.


  • Quantitative EEG Analysis of Terminating Slow Waves in Spike and Wave Activity in Untreated, Non-Absence, Primary Generalized Epilepsy [Meeting Abstract]

    Fallil, Zianka; Pacia, Steven
    Neurology. 2012 APR. 78 1 1:


    Broderick, PA; Doyle, WK; Pacia, SV; Kuzniecky, RI; Devinsky, O; Kolodny, EH
    Epilepsia. 2009 NOV . 50 (1): 47-48

  • Epilepsy in Treated Brain Tumor Patients [Meeting Abstract]

    Goldlust, SA; Amodeo, PP; Barr, WB; Pacia, SV
    Neurology. 2009. 72 (11 Suppl 3): A29-A29

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