Epilepsy & Seizure Disorders in Children

At Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone, children and adolescents with epilepsy and seizure disorders are cared for by a team of experts, including neurologists, neurosurgeons, and epileptologists, which are neurologists who specialize in all types of epilepsy, including those that are most difficult to control. Our Comprehensive Epilepsy Center is one of the largest medical treatment centers for children with epilepsy in the United States.

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The team of experts caring for your child also includes psychiatrists, clinical nurses, nurse practitioners, neuropsychologists, social workers, imaging technologists, and researchers. In our Pediatric Epilepsy Program, these specialists collaborate to create a personalized treatment plan for your child.

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