Video: 5 Types of Epilepsy Surgery for Adults
Dr. Andrew Romeo discusses epilepsy surgery, who is a candidate, and the various types of surgery available at Neurosurgery One in Denver, Colorado. Almost every adult with epilepsy who is experiencing seizures that are uncontrolled by medication is a candidate for surgery that will diminish or even stop all seizures. With advancements in research and technology, even patients with poorly localized seizures or who have had surgery in the past are candidates. Dr. Romeo is specially trained in functional neurosurgery, including epilepsy treatment, and collaborates with the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit team at Centura Health Littleton Adventist Hospital.
Almost every adult with epilepsy who is not getting the symptom control they desire is a candidate for surgery. Neurosurgery One in Denver offers five types of epilepsy surgery, including minimally invasive procedures.