Epilepsy is a chronic neurological disorder that produces seizures. Seizures are abnormal bursts of electrical activity that disrupt normal brain function. Seizures can range widely in frequency and severity. In many cases, epilepsy is genetically present from birth, though it can also be caused by a head injury, brain tumor, or stroke.
If you're living with epilepsy, you may even experience more than one type of seizure over the course of your illness. That's why accurate diagnosis, and having a team at your side that understands your unique needs, are necessary to achieve the best treatment.
The Epilepsy Center provides expert treatment for: