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Seeing and Safeguarding the Brain: Advances in Care for Pediatric Epilepsy

Seeing and Safeguarding the Brain: Advances in Care for Pediatric Epilepsy

New techniques have not only made treating seizures safer but can help kids understand what’s happening in their own brains. Pediatric neurosurgeon Kurtis Auguste, MD, discusses using the latest tools to localize seizure foci, plan and perform procedures, and educate patients. Bonus: help figuring out when it’s time to consider surgery and an update on neurostimulator devices.   


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August 18, 2020

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UCSF MedConnection

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Kurtis Auguste, MD

Kurtis Auguste, MD

Pediatric neurosurgeon

Dr. Kurtis Auguste is a pediatric neurosurgeon who specializes in disorders of the brain, peripheral nerves and spinal cord in children. He treats brain and spinal cord tumors, disorders of the brain's blood vessels, disorders involving ...

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