Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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Clinic Overview


The Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at the University of Minnesota provides superior, multidisciplinary care for epilepsy and seizure disorders. The Comprehensive Epilepsy Center is the product of a partnership of UM Physicians, Fairview Healthcare, and the Academic Health Center of the University of Minnesota.

Our expert team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, neuropharmacologists, neuroradiologists, psychiatrists, epilepsy nurses, speech therapists and social workers, is dedicated to providing the best possible diagnosis and treatment for patients with epilepsy and seizure disorders.

The main locations where we provide epilepsy care are at the Neurology Epilepsy Clinic on the University campus, at the MINCEP Clinic in St Louis Park, in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit of the University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC, Fairview), and in the Amplatz Children’s Hospital.


Awards and Distinctions
The University of Minnesota Medical Center Weight Loss Clinic has received several awards for our surgical excellence.  We work closely with other specialists within the University of Minnesota Health system to coordinate your care and are proud to be awarded the following:

• Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program with Adolescent Qualifications
This accreditation means our bariatric surgery program is a comprehensive center that has passed a rigorous external national review by fellow surgeons.  In addition, we are one of a very select few programs that have also achieved Adolescent Qualifications by the American College of Surgeons.

• Blue Distinction Center + for Bariatric Surgery
This quality designation from Blue Cross Blue Shield signifies our center delivers high quality bariatric and patient care.  The Blue Distinction + program evaluates our expertise as a physician team, the number surgery’s our clinic has performed, and our track record of results.  We have proven to have a track record for delivering better results, with fewer complications time and time again.  The Blue Distinction + plus indicates our program also met cost measures that address consumers need for affordable care.

A partnership of Fairview and University of Minnesota Physicians

Location Info


University of Minnesota Medical Center
Phillips-Wangensteen Building
First Floor, Clinic 1A
516 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Consistently ranked among the top neurosurgery programs in the country, our specialists are experts in the latest treatments and therapies. By focusing on specific neurosurgical areas, our neurosurgeons offer unparalleled experience and unique expertise. This, combined with a team approach, allows us to provide the best care in a full range of subspecialties.


Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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