Elakkat Dharmaraj Gireesh, MD

Elakkat Dharmaraj Gireesh, MD

Neurology

Accepting new patients

Locations

Orlando

AdventHealth Medical Group Epilepsy at Orlando

615 E Princeton St

Suite 540

Orlando, FL 32803

Get Directions

407-303-8127

Formerly known as Florida Epilepsy Center

Expertise

Biography

Dr. Gireesh is an eminently qualified epileptologist who received his subspecialty training at Johns Hopkins University following his neurology residencies at New York University and Johns Hopkins. Board certified in neurology and epilepsy, he was a post-doctoral Fellow at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD, and holds an advanced degree in medical science and technology from the Indian Institute of Technology. Dr. Gireesh’s research interests include seizure localization and transcranial neurostimulation, and his clinical focus has centered on epilepsy, long-term EEG monitoring in critically ill patients and intraoperative neuromonitoring. He is particularly interested in the use of intracranial EEG monitoring, Neuropace responsive neurostimulation and ketogenic diets for controlling seizures. 

Languages Spoken

Hindi

Malayalam

Education

U. of Calicut

Fellowships

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Residencies

New York University

Board Certifications

Neurology: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology