Medical School
Bangalore Medical College (1999)
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (2004), Pediatrics
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell (2007), Pediatric Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center (2008), Neurophysiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Research Interest

    • Treatment of refractory epilepsy


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Successful Management of Refractory Neonatal Seizures with Midazolam.
    Sirsi, Deepa; Nangia, Srishti; Lamothe, Jaqueline; Kososfsky, Barry; Solomon, Gail Journal of Child Neurology June 2008 Volume 23, Number 6 706-709
    Apneic Seizures: A Sign Of Temporal Lobe Hemorrhage in Full Term Neonates.
    Sirsi, Deepa; Nadiminti, Lakshmi; Packard, Maurine; Engel, Murray; Solomon, Gail Pediatric Neurology November 2007 Volume 37, No 5 366-370
    The safety of Levetiracetam.
    Sirsi, Deepa; Safdieh, Joseph E Expert Opinion on Drug Safety May 2007 Volume 6, Number 3 241-250

    Honors & Awards

    • Top Scholar Epilepsy Foundation