Refractory Epilepsy and Hard to Control Seizures
Join us on Wednesday, May 19th from noon – 1:00 p.m. to learn about hard to control seizures and refractory epilepsy.
This webinar will discuss:
- What is drug resistant epilepsy and comorbidities?
- Risks of uncontrolled seizures
- Treatment strategies including:
o Medication strategies
o Lifestyle modifications
o Non medication treatments
o Epilepsy surgeries
- When is it time to seek a second opinion?
Speaker Marjorie Bunch, M.D. is a neurologist specializing in the treatment of epilepsy in the department of neurology at Albany Medical Center. Dr. Bunch is also an assistant professor of neurology and joined Albany Med’s Adult Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, which is one of just six programs in the state to be granted membership into the prestigious National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC). The program also holds the NAEC’s highest designation, Level 4, which is granted to only the best academic medical centers in the country.