Department of Neurology

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

Epilepsy Centre

Spokesman: OA Prof. Dr. med. Hajo Hamer

Therapy options available include social and psychological assistance, medication adjusted to the individual patient, surgery, radiotherapy and stimulation procedures such as vagus nerve stimulation.

Medikation therapy

The majority of people can become seizure-free by taking suitable antiepileptic medication. more...

Epilepsy surgery

If medication is not enough, surgery can often help to become seizure-free or at least significantly reduce the number of seizures. more...


If surgery is not possible, we can offer radiosurgery in some cases.. mehr...

Vagus nerve stimulation

The stimulation of a particular nerve which can also help suppress seizures is another alternative option if surgery is not possible.more...