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Department of Neurology

Head of Department:
Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Stefan Schwab

Epilepsy Centre

Spokesman: OA Prof. Dr. med. Hajo Hamer

Everything at hand

The Epilepsy Centre is based at the Department of Neurology (Kopfkliniken), Universitätsklinikum Erlangen. The Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, Nuclear Medicine, Neuropathology, Neuropsychology and Radiation Oncology work closely together in one building.
Below, you can find information on our departments and institutions with which we have interdisciplinary collaborations.

 

Initial contact:

Our epilepsy outpatient clinic

 

For inpatient stays:

The monitoring unit
Video recording of patient behaviour and measuring brain activity


Appointments and coordination management:


Sofia Trapper
Maja Münchmeier

 

 

Social work unit :

Our social worker,
Ingrid Weber-Gomez

 


Psychological tests:

Neuropsychology

 

Magnetoencephalography:

The biomagnetism facility


Interdisciplinary collaborations


Visualising the inside of the brain:

Imaging techniques


Removing the epilepsy focus:

Neurosurgery


Analysing the tissue removed:

Neuropathology


Targeting the epileptogenic focus:

Radiotherapy