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Yong D. Park, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Program
Associate Director, Georgia Sleep Center
Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics
Office Phone: (706) 721-3325
Office Address: BG-2000H
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Board Certified

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine
  • American Board of Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • Evaluation of pediatric epilepsy surgery
  • Childhood seizure disorders
  • Sleep disorders in children and narcolepsy

Research Interests

  • Outcomes of pediatric epilepsy surgery
  • Functional neuroimaging in children with epilepsy
  • Narcolepsy in children
  • Antiepileptic drug trials
  • Seizure prediction
  • Cortical stimulation for treatment of intractable epilepsy


  • Augusta University Family Choice Award, 2007


  • Academy of Pain Research, Acupuncture, San Francisco, CA, 2005
  • Clinical Neurophysiology, Duke University Medical Center, NC, 1990
  • Child Neurology Fellowship, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, 1988
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Flushing Hospital Medical Center, NY, 1985
  • M.D., Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, 1976
  • Flight Surgeon, Republic of Korea Air Forces, 1976-79


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