Richard Henry Mattson MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Neurology; Epilepsy Fellowship Director

Specialties & Subspecialties

Neurology: Epilepsy and Neurophysiology

Epilepsy Program

Education & Training

  • M.D., Boston University (1957)
  • M.S., Mayo Medical School (Univ. of Minnesota) (1962)
  • Fellow, Mayo Clinic , Neurophysiology 
  • Resident, Mayo Clinic , Neurology  (1958 - 1962)

Patient Care

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


Clinical Interests

Clinical Interests: Primary interest is in clinical diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy in clinic and in the Epilepsy Inpatient Unit at YNHH in adults and children. Focus is particularly on difficult diagnosis or intractable epilepsy using pharmacologic methods and epilepsy surgery.


Board Certifications

  • Neurology, Board Certified (1964)

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