Our Services

Ambulatory EEG

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs)

Initial treatment for epilepsy depends on the severity, frequency, and type of seizures and whether a cause for your condition has been...

Clinical history

A detailed medical history is the most important part of diagnosing epilepsy. Try to provide as much information about your seizures as you can. If...

Cortical mapping

Cortical mapping is an inpatient procedure conducted prior to brain surgery for patients who have a grid or depth electrodes placed inside the...

Diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy

Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological conditions. It is more common than stroke, Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis....

Electroencephalograms (EEG)-adult

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Electroencephalograms (EEG)-pediatric

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Epilepsy monitoring (EMU)

If you experience frequent seizures, you may be referred to an epilepsy monitoring unit for evaluation. This evaluation determines if your...

Epilepsy physical exam

A physical exam and detailed medical history often provide the best clues as to whether you have epilepsy and what type of epilepsy and seizures...

Epilepsy surgery

Some people with epileptic seizures do not respond to medicine but have great success with surgery. Anterior temporal lobectomy is the most...

Evoked potentials

Evoked potentials are diagnostic tests that can help detect problems with the nerve pathways of the body. Patients are given a stimulus, and the...

Extended EEG monitoring

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Intraoperative MRI (IMRI)

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center is home to the world’s most advanced operating suite for brain tumors. With intraoperative magnetic...

Lifeline

Providence Lifeline medical alert service gives individuals of all ages access to personal support and at-home emergency assistance 24 hours a day,...

Long-term EEG monitoring

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Neonatal long-term EEG monitoring with video

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Neuropsychological testing

You may be asked to have a neuropsychological evaluation if your doctor needs help in diagnosing your condition. A clinical neuropsychologist has...

Pediatric aquatic therapy

Warm-water aquatic therapy gives children a fun and soothing way to work on therapy goals. Water resistance and density, buoyancy and warmth...

Pediatric audiology clinic

Pediatric audiology encompasses assessing the hearing of newborns, infants, toddlers and school-age children. 

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring (EMU) is done with video for pediatric patients who have had difficulty controlling their seizures with medication,...

Pediatric neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment

Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children offers neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment for pediatric patients who may have specific areas of concern or more complex diagnostic and treatment needs. 

Pediatric nutrition

Registered dietitians assess and work with infants and children who experience feeding difficulties, weight gain or loss, obesity or food allergies.

Pediatric occupational therapy

Occupational therapy helps people live as independently as possible. Occupational therapists work with people of all ages who, because of illness,...

Pediatric physical therapy

Physical therapy is a type of treatment for people whose health problems make it hard to move and do everyday tasks. It can help them move better, may relieve pain and help improve or restore physical function. 

Pediatric short-stay medical management

Short-stay medical management is available for children who need nutrition assessment and support, seizure management, medication management,...

Pediatric speech-language pathology

Speech-language pathologists assess, diagnose, treat and help prevent speech, language and communication disorders. 

Pediatrics

Pediatricians are medical doctors who specialize in the care of children. Pediatricians can treat children with any type of problem, or they may...

WADA testing

Your doctor may ask you to have a Wada test if you are a candidate for epilepsy surgery.  The Wada test checks to see which side of your brain is...