Sotiris G Mitropanopoulos

Sotiris G Mitropanopoulos, MD, MS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-NEUROLOGY-EPILEPSY
Business Phone: (352) 294-5000
Business Email: smitropanopoulos@ufl.edu

About Sotiris G Mitropanopoulos

Sotiris Mitropanopoulos, MD, MS, is an assistant professor in the department of neurology at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Mitropanopoulos holds a bachelor’s degree in computer information systems and a medical degree from the University of Arizona, with a master’s degree in computational biosciences from Arizona State University. After earning his medical degree, he pursued his neurology residency at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix. He then completed fellowships in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dr. Mitropanopoulos is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in three specialties: neurology, epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology. As a former engineer and bioinformatician, Dr. Mitropanopoulos brings a unique insight to UF Health. He currently focuses on patients who have neurologic diseases and seizure disorders. His research interests include epilepsy genetics, neurodegenerative causes of epilepsy, neuromodulation for the treatment of epilepsy and surgical evaluation for the treatment of epilepsy.

Dr. Mitropanopoulos is a member of the American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society and the American Academy of Neurology.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021
MDC7800 Neurology Clerkship

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Epilepsy
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Neurology
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Neurology
Subspecialties
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
Areas of Interest
  • EEG
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurosciences
  • Seizures

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurologic Disorders
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Seizure
  • Stroke
Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-4547-7166

Publications

2022
Pregabalin for Recurrent Seizures in Critical Illness: A Promising Adjunctive Therapy, Especially for cyclic Seizures.
Neurocritical care. 37(1):140-148 [DOI] 10.1007/s12028-022-01459-6. [PMID] 35217998.
2021
Advances and Future Directions of Neuromodulation in Neurologic Disorders.
Neurologic clinics. 39(1):71-85 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ncl.2020.09.004. [PMID] 33223090.

Education

Fellowship, Epilepsy
2017-2018 · Mayo Clinic
Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology
2016-2017 · Mayo Clinic
Residency, Neurology
2013-2016 · Barrow Neurological Institute
Medical Degree
2012 · University of Arizona
Master's Degree, Computational Biosciences
2005 · Arizona State University
Bachelor's Degree, Computer Information Systems
1997 · University of Arizona

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5000
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100236
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1149 NEWELL DR RM L3 100
GAINESVILLE FL 32610