Nathan B Fountain

Nathan B Fountain, MD

Division:
General Neurology Appointment
Department:
Neurology
Call 434.924.2706
Primary Location:

PO Box 800394

Charlottesville, VA 22908-0394

Directions
Phone:
434.924.2706
Fax:
434.982.1726
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Neurology, 1995; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1997
Research Interests:

Antiepileptic drugs, clinical epilepsy, EEG and epilepsy

Clinical Practice:
Epilepsy, Seizures and Epilepsy-child, Seizure Disorder, Neurology Services
Appointment:

Director, FE Dreifuss Comprehensive Epilepsy

About
Title:
Professor of Neurology
Biography

Nathan B. Fountain, M.D. is Professor of Neurology and since 1998 has been Director of the F.E. Dreifuss Comprehensive Epilepsy Program at the University of Virginia School of Medicine where he completed neurology residency as well as clinical and research epilepsy fellowships. Dr. Fountain's interventional research interests include experimental therapeutics of unconventional drugs and devices for epilepsy. Other research interests include the natural history, outcome, and pathophysiology of nonconvulsive status epilepticus and studies of the natural history of changes in seizure frequency. He serves on the board of the National Association of Epilepsy Centers and the Epilepsy Foundation Professional Advisory Board. 

Awards
  • 2011-2018 Best Doctors in America® List

 

Education
Primary:
University of Iowa, 1989
Residency:
Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships:
Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy and Experimental Epilepsy, University of Virginia
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