The Epilepsy Center

The Mount Sinai Epilepsy Center offers compassionate and comprehensive care for people with epilepsy and related disorders. Under the direction of Lara V. Marcuse, MD, and Madeline C. Fields, MD, the Center’s team of outstanding specialists provides a state-of-the-art approach to the diagnosis and management of epilepsy.  We believe that no person should be satisfied with ongoing seizures or unwanted side effects from medication. Therefore, our specialists work closely with primary care doctors, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, rehabilitation specialists, and neuropsychologists to take care of the whole person with epilepsy. Learn more about the Epilepsy Center 

About Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a condition affecting the brain that predisposes a person to have recurrent seizures. Learn more about epilepsy and the different types of seizures

Our Dedicated Physicians

Our dedicated team of epilepsy experts provides personalized, comprehensive care. Read more about our physicians who specialize in epilepsy

Contact Us

The Mount Sinai Epilepsy Center
1468 Madison Avenue
Annenberg 2nd floor
New York, New York 10029
Tel: 212-241-2627
Fax: 646-537-9690

Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU)
Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai
1184 Fifth Avenue, Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10029
Tel: 212-241-2401
Fax: 212-241-3470

Epilepsy Surgery
1000 10th Avenue, Suite 10G
New York, NY 10019
Tel: 212-636-3666

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Home Video EEG for Epilepsy

Lara Marcuse, MD; Madeline Fields, MD; and Ji Yeoun “Jenna” Yoo, MD, discuss how home video electroencephalography (EEG) can help optimize the diagnosis and management of epilepsy. Watch this video