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Epilepsy, General neurology, Primary care - pediatrics




Edward Novotny, M.D., is a pediatric epileptologist. Dr. Novotny’s clinical practice is based at Seattle Children's Hospital where he is the director of the epilepsy program. He has over 25 years of experience in caring for infants, children and adolescents with epilepsy and other neurological disorders. He has been at the University of Washington since 2009 and holds the Alvord, Gerlich and Rhodes Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Epilepsy.

Dr. Novotny trained in general pediatrics at the University of California, Davis. He also trained in pediatric neurology at Stanford University, California, where he also did a clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy fellowship. He did research fellowship training in advanced magnetic resonance imaging at Yale School of Medicine, new Haven, Connecticut.

Yale Univ. School of Medicine

Fellowship, 1989

Stanford Medical Center

Teaching Appointment, 1987

Stanford University

Fellowship, 1986

Stanford University Medical Center

Residency, 1984

University of California, Davis (UCD)

Residency, 1981

University of California, Davis (UCD)

Internship, 1980

Saint Louis University

Medical education, 1979


Board Certifications
  • Epilepsy, 2014, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Neurology/Child Neurology, 1986, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Pediatrics, 1986, American Board of Pediatrics