Epilepsy Center

The most comprehensive epilepsy center across Cincinnati, Dayton and Northern Kentucky, with diagnosis, treatment and care delivered by a world-renowned team.

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We know living with epilepsy can be challenging. As the region’s only Level IV epilepsy center, UC Health brings together neurologists and neurosurgeons who have advanced training in epilepsy to deliver you hope in managing your condition. Our expert team is at the forefront of epilepsy care, using leading-edge technology and discovering new treatments and surgical options for even the most complex epilepsy conditions. We offer rapid assessment for those with new onset seizures and work with you to build a customized care plan.



We Are Committed To Advancing Medical Options.

The best medical programs in the world are part of leading-edge research aimed at improving public health and developing new medical treatments. As the Region’s only adult academic medical center, we house vibrant research programs that include ongoing clinical trials, actively initiating studies to bring new therapies and diagnostic tests to patients in Greater Cincinnati and around the world.

We Actively Seek Medical Discoveries.

Nationally and internationally recognized for its research efforts, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health has a long and distinguished history of medical discoveries. Our premier surgeon-scientists and postdoctoral researchers pursue innovative and exciting research, focused on applying their discoveries directly to the bedside to advance patient care.



Our Teams Build Strong Collaborative Partnerships With Referring Providers.

We are committed to providing optimal care to your patient and open communication with you. As a referring physician, we understand that you need to be kept informed on your patient’s progress. That’s why we set up a toolbox to share detailed information about your patient’s health with you.

To refer a patient, call 513-475-UCMD (8263) 

Conditions We Treat

Stopping seizures of all types takes innovative treatments, and leading-edge technology led by a team of experienced epilepsy specialists. That’s where we come in.

The Region’s Most Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

Your health deserves world-renowned experts, compassionate care and the most advanced treatments. With UC Health, you can have it all.

Advanced Diagnostics & Treatments

Comprehensive Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
Ictal SPECT Imaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging
Stereo EEG
Subdural and Depth (Intracranial Electrodes)
Vagus Nerve Stimulation
Wada Test
Surgical Treatment
Antiseizure Medications
Education on Patient Self-management

Depth of Experience Brings Hope

Stopping Seizures with Research and Expertise

As physicians who are also teachers and researchers, our experts have undergone fellowship training at places like the University of Michigan and Vanderbilt University. Their added years of focused training mean they are better prepared to help you.

Surgical Treatment Since 1987
9 epitologists with Epilepsy Specialty Certification
2 Inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring Units
10 Clinical Trials Annually

Advanced Treatment Options

Caring for Epilepsy Patients for More Than 30 Years

Discover Hope

Christin’s Story: From Epilepsy Patient to Epilepsy Researcher

Christin Godale has dedicated her life to finding a cure for epilepsy.


Donations from people like you make the difference.

Supporting the UC Health Foundation benefits the colleges, research teams, departments and programs that make advancements in medicine possible. 

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At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.

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