Laser Thermal Therapy Treatment for Epileptic Lesions

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to collect information before and after laser thermal therapy treatment. This information will be used to see whether the procedure, called Visualase Thermal Therapy System, is a safe and minimally invasive treatment option for patients with epileptic lesions as compared to the surgical method.

Who we are studying

  • All Ages

Eligibility Criteria

  • Epilepsy for at least 1 year
  • Taking an Anti-Epileptic drug

What is involved

  • 1 year time commitment

Compensation

None

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Janet Hutchens
Email
jahutche@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-716-1715

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