The OHSU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Oregon's only Fourth Level Epilepsy Center offering the highest level of skill and services to treat epilepsy.

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What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy, also known as a seizure disorder, is a neurological condition diagnosed after a person has two or more seizures that are not caused by another known medical condition.

Learn about common causes and symptoms of epileptic seizures

Learn about different types of seizures

Epilepsy Treatments

Our skilled team of epilepsy specialists will work with you to determine the best treatment for your epilepsy and seizures. Treatments include:

Read more about treatment options for epilepsy

Seizures and the Brain

Martin Salinsky

“How do you control an electrical storm in the brain?” Learn about epilepsy and seizures from Martin Salinsky, M.D. 
Watch the lecture given at OMSI

The Only NAEC Top-Rated Center in Oregon

National Association of Epilepsy CentersOHSU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center is recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers as a Level 4 epilepsy center. Level 4 epilepsy centers have the professional expertise and facilities to provide the highest level medical and surgical evaluation and treatment for patients with complex epilepsy. Read more