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Comprehensive Epilepsy Center Team

Epilepsy Center

The MUSC Health Comprehensive Epilepsy Center brings together epilepsy doctors, specialists and treatment in Charleston, SC. Our care team members have devoted their careers to the management of epilepsy. Patient care is supported by a wide variety of specialists from the fields of neurology, neurosurgery, neurophysiology, nursing, radiology, psychiatry, speech and language pathology, social work, and research.

Our Care Team

More Team Members

Neurology:
Julie DesMarteau, RD, MPAS, PA-C
Elizabeth Koontz, NP-C

Neurosurgery:
Abbie Ensor, RN, MSN
Jennifer Marshall, PA-C

Neurophysiology Lab:
Allison Jones, CNIM | Neurophysiology Lab Director

Neuropsychology:
Mark T. Wagner, Ph.D.

Speech Language Pathology:
Kikki Thayer, MS, CCC-SLP

Social Work:
Sherrell Thomas-Nelson, MSW

Research Faculty:
Ambesaw W. Selassie, MPH, DrPh
Kenton Holden, M.D.
Gigi Smith, Ph.D., APRN, CPNP-PC
Janelle Wagner, Ph.D.

Nursing:
Paula Kersey, RN, BSN
Kelly Kornegay, RN
Amy Shore, RN, BSN

Epilepsy Patient Coordinator:
Lane Stallworth, BS

Dietitian:
Laura Dority, MS, RD, LD