Hussam Seif Eddeine, MD
Dr. Seif Eddeine graduated from the University of Damascus School of Medicine and completed his residency in neurology at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. He did his fellowship training in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
Dr. Seif Eddeine is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Epilepsy Society, and American Clinical Neurophysiology Society.
His research interests include clinical epilepsy, status epilepticus, invasive epilepsy monitoring, and global issues in epilepsy and neurological care.
Education, Training, and Previous Positions
- 2012-present: Faculty Physician, Department of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute
- 2011-2012: Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Epilepsy
- 2010-2011: Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Clinical Neurophysiology
- 2009-2010: Chief Resident, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, Neurology
- 2007-2010: Residency, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, Neurology
- 2006-2007: Internship, Westlake Hospital, Melrose Park, Illinois, Internal Medicine
- 1997-2003: MD, University of Damascus School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria
Selected Professional Memberships and Appointments
- Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
- American Epilepsy Society
- American Academy of Neurology
- American Medical Association
Selected Honors and Awards
- 2006-2007: Best Intern Award
- 2003: Award of Excellent Performance, University of Damascus School of Medicine
Seif-Eddeine H, Treiman DM. Problems and controversies in status epilepticus, a review and recommendations. Expert Rev Neurother. 2011 Dec;11(12):1747-58.
Seif-Eddeine H, Ng YT. Clobazam for patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and epilepsy. Expert Rev Neurother. 2012 Apr;12(4):385-93.
Seif-Eddeine H, Dafer RM, Schneck MJ, Biller J. Bilateral subdural hematomas in an adult with osteogenesis imperfecta. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2009 Jul-Aug;18(4):313-5.