Epilepsy and Seizure Disorder Center at Jersey Shore University Medical Center
At the Epilepsy and Seizure Disorder Center at Jersey Shore University Medical Center our goal is to stop or decrease the frequency of your seizures so you can live a full and productive life.
Our specially trained neurologists, neurosurgeons, EEG technologists and neuropsychologists work closely with other medical professionals to form a comprehensive team that will take care of you or your loved one diagnosed with any form of seizure disorder. We have a dedicated epilepsy monitoring unit and a specialized epilepsy and seizure team to ensure complete care management for both adults and children.
- Medication Management
- Diet Consultations
- Neurological and Neuropsychological Evaluations
- Clinical Trials
- Electroencephalogram (EEG)
- Genetic testing and counseling
- Neuroimaging tests
- Stereotactic electroencephalogram (sEEG) exams
- Non-Surgical, Surgical, and Minimally Invasive Surgical treatments including:
- Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VAS)
- Responsive neurostimulation (RNS)
- Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
- Laser Interstitial thermal therapy (LiTT)
Why Choose Us?
Jersey Shore University Medical Center earned the 2022 and 2023 Healthgrades Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award and the Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award four consecutive years from 2020-2023.
We are one of only five programs in the state to have an ABRET Certified EEG Lab.
Our pediatric epilepsy monitoring unit is the only one in the state with board-certified pediatric neurologists who have advanced training and years of experience in seizure assessments, diagnostic testing, treatment and follow-up care.
Our epilepsy physicians are widely published in medical journals and regularly present research at national conferences. This commitment to research allows us to offer some of the most promising new surgical and nonsurgical treatments to our patients – years before they become widely available.
Meet the Team:
At the Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders Center at Jersey ShoreUniversity Medical Center, you will be cared for by a full spectrum of board-certified physicians led by Program Director, Arun R. Antony, M.D. and Chair of Neurosurgery, Shabbar F. Danish, M.D.