Lawrence J. Hirsch MD

Professor of Neurology; Chief, Division of Epilepsy and EEG; Co-Director, Yale Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Specialties & Subspecialties

Neurology: Epilepsy and Neurophysiology | Neurophysiology

Epilepsy Program

Education & Training

  • BA, University of Pennsylvania (1987)
  • M.D., Yale University School of Medicine (1991)
  • Residency, Columbia Presbyterian Center , Neurology (1992 - 1995)
  • Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center , Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology (1995 - 1997)
  • Intern, Yale University , medicine (1991 - 1992)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult, Adolescent | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

Epilepsy; Seizures; Seizure Mimics; Status Epilepticus; Epilepsy Surgery; Brain Stimulation for epilepsy; Antiepileptic medication


Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology, Board Certified (1997)
  • Clinical Neurophysiology, Board Certified (1997)
  • Neurology, Board Certified (1996)

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