For individuals who have experienced a seizure or diagnosed with epilepsy, the need to understand the condition is as great as the actual treatment. The patient feels a sense of isolation, fear and anxiety and confusion. There is a strong need to know or gain a better understanding what and why you have seizures. Is it a lifelong condition or a one-time event?
This section is designed to provide information about diagnosing an individual’s condition, explaining the tests to be taken and the skilled clinicians who will be performing and interpreting the diagnostic tests as well as the treatment plans for the patient. The process may be a short or long journey. Yet, the clinician experts at Community Health Network will help you achieve a more productive life through the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of epilepsy and brain and nerve disorders.