Department of Neurology

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PranzatelliNews Annual Epilepsy Education Evening:
Treatment of Seizures and Epilepsy
Dr. Yen-Yi Peng, Adult Neurologist and Epileptologist and Dr. Shubhangi Peche, Child and Adolescent Neurologist presented information on seizures, their impact on quality of life and treatment options for children and adults. Read More


PranzatelliNews Healthy Brain Aging:
Alzheimer's Disease Risk and Protective Factors
Ron Zec, Ph.D., neuropsychologist and associate professor of neurology at SIU, presented research-based recommendations for decreasing the risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease. Read More


PranzatelliNews Latest Advances in Parkinson Disease & Movement Disorders Management
Central Illinois residents were invited to participate in a free seminar on the latest advances in movement disorders such as Parkinson disease, including Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) surgery. Read More


GilchristNews James M. Gilchrist, M.D named Chairman of Neurology
James M. Gilchrist, M.D., has joined the faculty as professor and chair of the Department of Neurology. Read More

DBS News Deep Brain Stimulation
Deep Brain Stimulation brings new life to patients with movement disorders. Read More

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