Level 4 Epilepsy Center

Minnesota Epilepsy Group is designated as a level 4 epilepsy center – the highest rating by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.

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Minnesota Epilepsy Group is the largest and most comprehensive adult and pediatric epilepsy program in the Midwest.  As a regional referral facility, we are the recognized leader in treating epilepsy and other seizure-related conditions in infants to the elderly.

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(M-F 8:00 am – 4:30 pm)


September 15, 2014 · Events, News

Congratulations 2014 Service to Humanity Physician Honoree Patricia Penovich, MD Dr. Penovich specializes in neurology and practices at Minnesota Epilepsy Group in St. Paul, MN. Widely renowned for outstanding epilepsy care, she is passionate about treating women of childbearing age. She joined United Hospital staff in 1994 as medical director of Neurology and Epilepsy. She…

June 30, 2014 · Events

Join us for a free information session for individuals and families affected by seizures and epilepsy. The session will give an overview of epilepsy and seizures, available treatment options and management strategies. there will be time at the end of the session for questions and answers. Thursday, July 10th, 2014 6-8 PM Presenter: James White,…

Thought process

INTRODUCTION An important question that we get asked at the Minnesota Epilepsy Group is: “Do I still have epilepsy?” The question is pertinent in several clinical situations. For example, if a child “outgrows” their epilepsy, does that mean that their epilepsy is in remission? What about a 48 year-old man who had two seizures during…

June 13, 2014 · Events

We’ll be out strolling for epilepsy August 7th at The Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota’s annual Stroll for Epilepsy at Lake Phalen. The stroll starts at 6:30pm and check-in is at 5:00pm. For more info about the stroll visit the EFMN website.

May 15, 2014 · Epilepsy News

Today the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota is celebrating its 60th Anniversary. To mark the event they are designating today as ‘Rise Above Seizures Day’ to recognize and support the 60,000 or more people with epilepsy in our community. The event will be marked with creative displays of red balloons at the Twin’s Stadium and throughout…