Department of Neurology

PengPhotoYen-Yi Peng, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Specializing in Epilepsy, EEG's, EMG's, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Clinical Neurology

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Yen-Yi Peng, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at SIU School of Medicine and SIU HealthCare.  He is a neurologist who specializes in clinical neurology, clinical neurophysiology, epilepsy, EEGs and EMGs.  He is the Medical Director of Memorial Medical Center Neurophysiology Lab (EEG) and the Clinical Director for the Department of Neurology at SIU HealthCare.

Dr. Peng earned his medical degree at Taiwan National Taiwan University Medical College.  He completed his residency in neurology and a two-year fellowship in neurophysiology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois.

Dr. Peng is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology.  He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Neurology.

Research interests: New therapies for epilepsy, mechanisms of anticonvulsant drug action, vagus nerve stimulation