Epilepsy Treatments

Determining Your Epilepsy Treatment Options

The Surgical Epilepsy Program is a collaborative effort with the Neurology Department. Patients with persistent seizures undergo procedures to pinpoint where in the brain the seizures start. In select and very specific cases, this part of the brain is removed.

Epilepsy Treatment in Burlington, VT

Epilepsy treatment options at Fletcher Allen include:

  • Epilepsy medications
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Vagus nerve stimulator implant – A system that uses an electrode on a nerve in the neck to control or lessen brain seizures.

Learn more about epilepsy diagnosis

For more information, call (802) 847-4590.

If you are a referring physician, please see our epilepsy referral information.