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Nathan B Fountain, MD

Practice Area: Neurosciences Department: Neurology Division: General Neurology Appointment Title: Professor of Neurology ABMS Certification: Neurology, 1995; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1997 Other Appointment: Director, FE Dreifuss Comprehensive Epilepsy

Contact Information

P.O. Box 800394 Charlottesville, VA 22908-0394 Phone: 434.924.5312 | Fax: 434.982.1726 Other Locations:
Pediatric Neurology and Epilepsy Clinic
Adult Epilepsy Clinic

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

  • 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Best Doctors in America® List