|UAB Epilepsy Center|
It is a Level 4 Center, the highest level recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers, which signifies that the UAB Epilepsy Center has the capability to diagnose and treat epilepsy using the latest and most current medical and surgical techniques available anywhere in the world.
State-of-the-art facilities and equipment are available for diagnostic studies and treatment. Intracranial electrode implantation, cortical stimulation studies, specialized EEG procedures, and a full range of conventional and special tests are available.
Treatment offered consists of new antiepileptic drug regimens, cortical resections for intractable epilepsy, palliative procedures such as corpus callosotomy and special procedures such as vagal nerve implantation.