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Michael C. Smith, MD

Specialty:
  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Epilepsy
Board Certification:
  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Rush Medical College
Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center - Internal Medicine; Neurology
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Clinical Neurophysiology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Developmental delay
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  • Electroencephalogram, video
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy and cognition
  • Epilepsy, treatment-resistant
  • Evoked potential testing
  • Landau-Kleffner syndrome
  • Language delay
  • Multiple subpial transection
  • Pseudoseizures
Research Interests:
  • Epileptogenesis
  • Epilepsy prevention
  • Electrical stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy
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  • University Neurologists
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 885
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-5936
  • Fax: (312) 942-2238
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Two-year seizure reduction in adults with medically intractable partial onset epilepsy treated with responsive neurostimulation: final results of the RNS System Pivotal trial.
    Heck CN, King-Stephens D, Massey AD, Nair DR, Jobst BC, Barkley GL, Salanova V, Cole AJ, Smith MC, Gwinn RP, Skidmore C, Van Ness PC, Bergey GK, Park YD, Miller I, Geller E, Rutecki PA, Zimmerman R, Spencer DC, Goldman A, Edwards JC, Leiphart JW, Wharen RE, Fessler J, Fountain NB, Worrell GA, Gross RE, Eisenschenk S, Duckrow RB, Hirsch LJ, Bazil C, O'Donovan CA, Sun FT, Courtney TA, Seale CG, Morrell MJ
    Epilepsia
    2014 Mar
    55(3):432-41.
    eng
  2. The epilepsy phenome/genome project.
    , Abou-Khalil B, Alldredge B, Bautista J, Berkovic S, Bluvstein J, Boro A, Cascino G, Consalvo D, Cristofaro S, Crumrine P, Devinsky O, Dlugos D, Epstein M, Fahlstrom R, Fiol M, Fountain N, Fox K, French J, Freyer Karn C, Friedman D, Geller E, Glauser T, Glynn S, Haut S, Hayward J, Helmers S, Joshi S, Kanner A, Kirsch H, Knowlton R, Kossoff E, Kuperman R, Kuzniecky R, Lowenstein D, McGuire S, Motika P, Nesbitt G, Novotny E, Paolicchi J, Parent J, Park K, Poduri A, Risch N, Sadleir L, Scheffer I, Shellhaas R, Sherr E, Shih JJ, Shinnar S, Singh R, Sirven J, Smith M, Sullivan J, Thio LL, Venkat A, Vining E, von Allmen G, Weisenberg J, Widdess-Walsh P, Winawer M
    Clin Trials
    2013 Aug
    10(4):568-86.
  3. Tailored temporal lobectomy for medically intractable epilepsy: evaluation of pathology and predictors of outcome.
    Falowski SM, Wallace D, Kanner A, Smith M, Rossi M, Balabanov A, Ouyang B, Byrne RW.
    Neurosurgery. 2012
    2012 Sep
    71(3):703-9; discussion 709. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e318262161d.
  4. Temporal lobe gangliogliomas associated with chronic epilepsy: Long-term surgical outcomes.
    Wallace D, Ruban D, Kanner A, Smith M, Pitelka L, Stein J, Vannemreddy PS, Whisler WW, Byrne RW.
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2012
    2012 Jun 21. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Medically intractable temporal lobe epilepsy in patients with normal MRI: surgical outcome in twenty-one consecutive patients.
    Smith AP, Sani S, Kanner AM, Stoub T, Morrin M, Palac S, Bergen DC, Balabonov A, Smith M, Whisler WW, Byrne RW.
    Seizure. 2011
    2011 Jul
    20(6):475-9. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2011.02.013. Epub 2011 Mar 23.
  6. Predicting white matter targets for direct neurostimulation therapy.
    Rossi MA, Stebbins G, Murphy C, Greene D, Brinker S, Sarcu D, Tenharmsel A, Stoub T, Stein MA, Hoeppner TJ, Byrne RW, Moseley ME, Bammer RA, Bild S, Dennis J, Arnett N, Balabanov A, Bergen D, Kanner AM, Smith MC.
    Epilepsy Res. 2010
    2010 Oct
    91(2-3):176-86. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2010.07.010. Epub 2010 Aug 21.
  7. Chronic epilepsy associated with temporal tumors: long-term surgical outcome.
    Ruban D, Byrne RW, Kanner A, Smith M, Cochran EJ, Roh D, Whisler WW.
    Neurosurg Focus. 2009
    2009 Aug
    27(2):E6. doi: 10.3171/2009.5.FOCUS0998.
  8. Epidural cylinder electrodes for presurgical evaluation of intractable epilepsy: technical note.
    Byrne RW, Jobe KW, Smith MC, Kanner A, Bergen DC, Palac SM, Balabanov AJ, Ajiboye NA, Takagi I, Whisler WW.
    Surg Neurol. 2008
    2008 Aug
    70(2):160-4; discussion 164. doi: 10.1016/j.surneu.2007.04.024. Epub 2008 Feb 8.
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