Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Scheduling

Adult Inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring

Referrals for adult epilepsy monitoring at the University Medical Center - New Orleans should be made using the new patient referral form.  Patients referred for monitoring must see Dr. Piotr Olejniczak or Dr. Edward Mader for a pre-monitoring evaluation. We are accepting referrals for monitoring through the LSU Health Multispecialty Clinic (Dr. Olejniczak) and the University Medical Center Neurology/Epilepsy Clinic (Dr. Mader).  For referrals to Dr. Olejniczak, please fax the completed new patient form and the necessary medical information to Barbara at 504-412-1518 to schedule your pre-monitoring evaluation.  For referrals to Dr. Mader, please call 504-903-2373 to schedule your pre-monitoring evaluation.

Pediatric Inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring

Referrals for pediatric epilepsy monitoring should be made through Leah, the pediatric epilepsy nurse coordinator, at (504) 896-9859.  The fax number is (504) 896-9547.  Pediatric inpatient monitoring is performed at Children's Hospital in New Orleans.  A pre-monitoring evaluation may be necessary.