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Dean Naritoku

Dean K. Naritoku, M.D.

NeurologistChair of Neurology; Professor of Neurology and PharmacologySpecialty: Neurosciences
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About Dean K. Naritoku, M.D.

Dr. Naritoku currently serves as president of the Southern Epilepsy and EEG Society. His clinical interests include comprehensive epilepsy management, clinical neurophysiology and sleep. His research interests include developing new therapies for epilepsy, studying brain mechanisms of seizures and dysautonomia. He has active laboratory, translational and clinical research programs and has received research funding from the NIH and the Epilepsy Foundation of America.

Conditions Treated

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy)
  • American Board of Clinical Pharmacology (Pharmacology)


  • Medical School: Chicago Medical School | North Chicago, IL
  • Residency: Washington University | St. Louis, MO and University of Illinois | Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship: Washington University | St. Louis, MO and Southern Illinois University | Springfield, IL


  • English
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