1 in 26 Americans

will develop epilepsy in their lifetime.1

3.4 million people

living in the U.S. have epilepsy.2

75% of epilepsy patients

with uncontrolled seizures are not seen by an epilepsy specialist.3

There has to be a better solution.

And now there is.

American Epilepsy Institute

is opening the first hospital focused solely on

Pediatric Epilepsy

Epilepsy care will be dramatically improved.

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