OPD consultations given to all the patients who can be managed through it. The patients are evaluated for the cause of seizures and for correct diagnosis. Through OPD most of the patients are investigated and followed up with a target of making each patient seizure free.
Neuropsychological assessment is also provided to all the patients. Counselling about good drug compliance and adverse effects of medicines is the most essential part of epilepsy management. Patients are counselled about the importance of this.
Individuals with epilepsy who are not controlled with medications are referred in our institute and are evaluated for epilepsy surgery. Indoor management for epilepsy patients are given to those who needs epilepsy surgery, or patients with new onset seizure and patients with status epilepticus. Patients are evaluated with 24 hr Video electroencephalographyand a team thereafter decides about the suitability of a patient for epilepsy surgery. Dr Aditya Gupta – a specialist epilepsy surgeon is the driving force behind the epilepsy surgery program