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    Michael Stein, MD

    Epilepsy (602) 406-6262

    Michael Stein, MD, is a neurologist with the Epilepsy Program at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in neurology with a subspecialty in epilepsy by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

    Dr. Stein’s expertise includes epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Epilepsy Society, the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, and the American Clinical Magnetoencephalography Society.

    Dr. Stein received his master’s degree in learning disabilities — communication sciences and disorders from Northwestern University and his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. He completed his neurology residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, where he also completed fellowships in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy.

    Dr. Stein’s research interests include clinical magnetoencephalography (MEG), multimodality neuroimaging and co-registration, and the use of quantitative electroencephalography (EEG) in the neurological intensive care setting.

    To request an appointment with Dr. Stein, please call (602) 406-6262.

    Fax: (602) 406-6261

    Education & Training
    • Fellowship, Rush University Medical Center, Epilepsy, 2006-2007
    • Fellowship, Rush University Medical Center, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2005-2006
    • Residency, Rush University Medical Center, Neurology, 2002-2005
    • Internship, Evanston Northwestern Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2001-2002
    • MD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 2001
    • MA, Northwestern University, Learning Disabilities – Communication Sciences and Disorders, 1996
    • BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical Engineering, 1987
    Professional Memberships
    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    • American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
    • American Epilepsy Society (AES)
    • American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS)
    Honors and Awards
    • Dean’s List
    • Engineering Honors Society
    • Member, Eta Kappa Nu
    Selected Publications
    1. Rossi MA, Stebbins G, Murphy C, Greene D, Brinker S, Sarcu D, Tenharmsel A, Stoub T, Stein MA, Hoeppner TJ, Byrne RW, Moseley ME, Bammer RA, Bild S, Dennis J, Arnett N, Balabanov A, Bergen D, Kanner AM, Smith MC. Predicting white matter targets for direct neurostimulation therapy. Epilepsy Res. 2010;91(2-3):176-186.
    2. Stein MA, Kanner AM. Management of newly diagnosed epilepsy: a practical guide to monotherapy. Drugs. 2009;69(2):199-222.

    About Barrow Neurological Institute
    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.