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Beta-band oscillations in the supplementary motor cortex are modulated by levodopa and associated with functional activity in the basal ganglia

Published: May 24th, 2018

Congratulations Drs. Okun, Hess and Vaillancourt on the publication of “Beta-band oscillations in the supplementary motor cortex are modulated by levodopa and associated with functional activity in the basal ganglia” […]

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Welcome Emily Hickey!

Published: May 23rd, 2018

Please welcome Emily Hickey to the department.  Emily is an administrative assistant for Epilepsy!

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Fixel Center clinic earns CurePSP designation

Published: May 22nd, 2018

Walk the talk for Epilespy

Congratulations Neurogators!

Published: May 21st, 2018

On April 28th The Epilepsy division’s team – Neurogators – participated in the annual Walk the Talk for Epilepsy.  A million thanks to the amazing Gainesville community that came out […]

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Epilepsy Division launches SEEG Program

Published: May 12th, 2018

In a new clinical venture, neurologists and neurosurgeons at the UFHealth Comprehensive Epilepsy Program carried out the first stereo-electroencephalography (SEEG) implant in April this year. SEEG is a neurosurgical technique […]

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Join Us at the MDA Muscle Walk!

Published: May 3rd, 2018

At MDA, families are our stars and heroes. Muscle Walk gives us the opportunity to unite around a cause that binds us together and celebrate all the stars in our […]

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Reply: Visually-sensitive networks in essential tremor: evidence from structural and functional imaging

Published: May 1st, 2018

Congratulations Drs. Okun and Wagle Shukla on the publication of “Reply: Visually-sensitive networks in essential tremor: evidence from structural and functional imaging” in the April issue of Brain: A Journal […]

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Levodopa-Carbidopa Intestinal Gel (LCIG) in Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Parkinson’s Patients.

Published: Apr 30th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Ahmad El Kouzi, Leonardo Almeida, Adolfo Ramirez Zamora, Pam Zeilman, Matthew Barabas, Irene Malaty and Michael Okun on the publication of “Levodopa-Carbidopa Intestinal Gel (LCIG) in Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Parkinson’s Patients,” which was published […]

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STN vs. GPi deep brain stimulation for tremor suppression in Parkinson’s disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Published: Apr 27th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Joshua Wong, James, Kwo Wei David Ho, Matthew Broderick, Adolfo Ramirez Zamora, Leonardo Almeida, Aparna Wagle-Shukla, Christina Wilson and Michael Okun on the publication of “STN vs. GPi deep brain stimulation for tremor suppression in Parkinson’s disease: […]

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Long-term Outcomes with Rescue Target Deep Brain Stimulation in Patients with Dystonia

Published: Apr 26th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Abigail Hatcher, Pamela Zeilman, Edward Ofori, David Vaillancourt, Kelly Foote, Michael S. Okun and Aparna Wagle Shukla for their publication of “Long-term Outcomes with Rescue Target Deep Brain Stimulation in Patients with Dystonia” in the […]