Deepa Sirsi, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Pediatrics, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics


Medical School Bangalore Medical College (1999)
Residency Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (2004), Pediatrics
Fellowship NY Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Cen (2007), Pediatric Neurology
Fellowship Montefiore Medical Center (2008), Neurophysiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Drowet Syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Genetic Epilepsy Syndromes
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Ketogenic Diet

Research Interests

  • Treatment of refractory epilepsy


Featured Publications Legend

Featured 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

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  • Top Scholar Epilepsy Foundation