Surgical Options, Assessments & FAQ’s for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy

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We collaborated with the University of New Mexico to develop ten summaries about surgical options, assessments and frequently asked questions for drug-resistant epilepsy, to provide a comprehensive outlook about what each of these options are and what to expect during the process.

To Learn more or download a copy about these topics, click on each title.

I. Assessments
I. Stereo-electroencephalography (SEEG)
II. Strips and Grids (SGD)

II. Minimally Invasive Surgery
I. Stereo Laser Ablation (SLA)

III. Resective Surgeries
I. Corpus Callosotomy
II. Hemispherectomy
III. Lobectomy


IV. Neurostimulation Surgeries
I. Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
II. Responsive Neurostimulation (RNS)
III. Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

V. General Frequently Asked Questions about Epilepsy Surgeries
I. Epilepsy Surgery Frequently Asked Questions

To Learn more about these and other options click here.

Collaborator
Michael Kogan, MD, PhD
Associate Professor & Director of Functional and Epilepsy Surgery
University of New Mexico, Department of Neurosurgery
07/2022

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