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Andrew James Cole, MD

Director, MGH Epilepsy Service

Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School

  • Phone: 855-644-6387
Department of Neurology
Clinical Interests
Clinical neurophysiology
General neurology
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Dartmouth Medical School
Residency, Montreal Neurological Hospital
Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Montreal Neurological Hospital
Board Certifications
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients

BiographyDr. Andrew J. Cole is Director of the MGH Epilepsy Service, Chief of the Division of Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. He graduated from Dartmouth College Magna Cum Laude and Dartmouth Medical School. He trained in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology at the Montreal Neurological Institute, and then moved to Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine where he was Assistant Professor of Neurology. He came to Massachusetts General Hospital in 1992 where he started and developed the MGH Epilepsy Service and founded the MGH Pediatric Epilepsy Service. He has published extensively in clinical neurology, epilpesy, clinical neurophysiology and basic neuroscience. In addition to research and clinical work, Dr. Cole lectures frequently throughtout the United States and internationally, and has been a visiting professor at numerous institutions in the U.S.A. and abroad.

A young man recovers from seizures and coma

The Neuro Critical Care Team’s excellence in service and innovation bring a young man back to life after epileptic seizures leave him comatose for five months. Features Dr. Rosand and Dr. Cole.

Epilepsy: The Road to a Cure

A young man's quest to find a cure for his epileptic seizures takes him on a journey from Albania to Boston.

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