Utku Uysal

Uysal, Utku MD


Uysal, Utku MD

Languages: German , Turkish , English

About Me

Utku Uysal, MD, is an assistant professor of neurology. He also became director of the Epilepsy Surgery Program at the University of Kansas Medical School in 2012. Dr. Uysal is board-certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is also board-certified in advanced central clinical neurophysiology with added competency in epilepsy monitoring by the American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology. His clinical interest is in refractory epilepsy, medical and surgical management of refractory epilepsy and status epilepticus. His primary research interest is in natural history of nonconvulsive status epilepticus, seizure biomarkers and antibiotic-induced seizures/status epilepticus.

Conditions & Care

    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Electrophysiology
    • Epilepsy Surgery
    • Epileptology
    • Neurology
    • Neurophysiology
    • Epilepsy
    • Epilepsy Surgery
    • Epileptology
    • Intractable Epilepsy
    • Complex Partial/Focal Seizures
    • Epilepsy
    • Seizure Disorder
    • Auditory Evoked Responses
    • EEG Videotelemetry
    • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
    • Seizure Monitoring
    • Somatosensory Evoked Responses
    • Vertebral Interspace Puncture
    • Visual Evoked Responses

Insurance Accepted

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  • Board Certification Neurology
  • Subcertification Clinical Neurophysiology Epilepsy

Education & Training

  • Residency Creighton-Nebraska Universities Health Foundation
  • Residency Dokuz Eylul University-Izmir
  • Internship Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland
  • Medical School Hacetepe University-Turkey
  • Fellowship University of Virginia


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