Steven V. Pacia, MD

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

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

brain tumor, evoked potentials, epilepsy, electromyography, learning disorders, electroencephalography (EEG)
Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Childhood Brain & Spinal Cord Tumors, Learning Disorders



  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Director of NYU Epilepsy Surgercial Program (HOS)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Clinical Neurophysiology)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology

Education and Training

  • 1993
  • Fellowship, Yale - New Haven Medical Center, Epileptology/Neurology
  • 1992
  • Fellowship, Yale - New Haven Medical Center
  • 1991
  • Residency, Yale - New Haven Medical Center
  • 1987
  • MD from Medical College Of Wisconsin


Locations and Appointments

56 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • 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
*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 NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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

    Fallil, Zianka; Pacia, Steven 2012 APR; -, Neurology — id: 166851, year: 2012

    Broderick, PA; Doyle, WK; Pacia, SV; Kuzniecky, RI; Devinsky, O; Kolodny, EH 2009 NOV ; 47-48, Epilepsia — id: 106071, year: 2009, page: 47
  • Epilepsy in Treated Brain Tumor Patients

    Goldlust, SA; Amodeo, PP; Barr, WB; Pacia, SV 2009; A29-A29, Neurology — id: 104481, year: 2009, page: A29
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