Dr. Antonio Russi

Epileptology
Graduated in Medicine from the University of Barcelona in 1972. Became resident doctor in the Municipal Neurological Institute of Barcelona during 1973 and 1974. He was a neurologist at this center from 1975 to 1978.
Later he worked at the Antiepileptic Epileptologist Center of Barcelona until 1986, where he started-up his private practice in the diagnosis and treatment of difficult to treat epilepsy for all ages (including pediatric), and the Epilepsy Surgery Program. He is member of the Catalan Society of Neurology, the Neurophysiology Catalan Society, the Spanish Society of Electroencephalography and Neurophysiology, the Spanish League against Epilepsy of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE), the Spanish Department of the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE), and the American Epilepsy Society. He has been Secretary and President of the Spanish League against Epilepsy and President of the Spanish Department of the International Bureau for Epilepsy. Under his presidency he was responsible for organizing the Fifth European Epilepsy Congress in Madrid (2002. Currently he is Director of the Epilepsy Unit at Teknon Medical Center in Barcelona.