Epilepsy

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Overview

One of four English national centres for epilepsy, we have a diverse multidisciplinary team and are leaders in the surgical treatment of epilepsy.

The Children’s Epilepsy Surgery Service (CESS) is a nationally commissioned service, recognised as one of the four designated centres for epilepsy in England.  

Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) has had a programme of surgery for treating epilepsy in children since 1992. GOSH has the facilities needed for all the investigations, tests and treatment your child may need.  

The Epilepsy Team is multi-disciplinary., It includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychiatrists, neuropsychologists, developmental specialists, clinical neurophysiologists, EEG physiologists, nurse specialists, nurses, neuroradiologists, social workers, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, play specialists, physiotherapists and administrative staff. 

Conditions we treat

  • Epilepsy 

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