Patient being tested in the epilepsy clinic.

Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

The MUSC Health’s Comprehensive Epilepsy Center is a multidisciplinary group dedicated to providing the most updated and complete care of seizures and epilepsy. We are equipped with the most modern technology and the most qualified professionals to ensure the best and most efficient care. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like more information or assistance.

Sincerely,
Leonardo Bonilha M.D. PhD
Admiral E. Pihl Professor of Neurology
Smart State Endowed Chair for Neuroimaging


At the MUSC Health Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, our doctors work to eliminate or reduce seizures to help you live life to the fullest.

MUSC Health is the only level 4 epilepsy center in South Carolina. This top-level designation from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers recognizes our doctors’ extensive knowledge and comprehensive treatment of patients with seizure disorders. Here you will receive the highest level of care.

Epilepsy Care at MUSC Health: Why Choose Us?

When you come to MUSC Health for epilepsy care and treatment, you benefit from:

  • Most Experienced Team: Our specialists have devoted their careers to the management of epilepsy. Your team of experts includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, neurophysiologists, speech, occupational, and physical therapists, social workers, and psychiatrists. Meet our team
  • Advanced Testing: MUSC Health is the only level 4 epilepsy center in the country with a complete suite of accredited diagnostic labs. Learn about testing and monitoring
  • Customized Treatment Plan: Because our team has access to a broad scope of diagnostic tools and treatments, we develop treatment plans specific to your unique health needs. We understand that having epilepsy goes beyond living with seizures. We work to improve your quality of life. Latest treatment options 
  • Leaders in Research: Our team actively participates in clinical trials aimed at identifying causes of seizures and finding better treatments. Learn more about the Leo Bonilha Neuroscience Laboratory
  • Convenience: Your nurse coordinator will work with you to schedule appointments to save you time and travel. Our seizure experts see patients on the main campus of MUSC Health in Charleston, as well as at our regional clinic locations in East Cooper, West Ashley, and North Charleston. Locations available

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, please call 843-792-3223.