Epilepsy is a disorder of the central nervous system that causes recurring, unprovoked seizures.
Common symptoms of epilepsy include:
- Loss of consciousness / blackouts
- Seizures / physical convulsions
Einstein's neurological specialists are highly qualified and experienced in evaluating and treating patients that suffer from persistent seizures at any age.
Epilepsy varies in type and severity. Treatment options may include:
- Nutritional / dietary modifications
- Nerve stimulation
- Investigational treatments / clinical trials