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David King-Stephens, MD, Neurology, New Haven, CT


Neurology New Haven, CT

Epilepsy, Neurophysiology

Professor of Clinical Neurology, Yale School of Medicine

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  • Office

    P.O Box 208018
    Department of Neurology, Yale School of Medicine
    New Haven, CT 06520
    Phone(203) 737-5865
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  • Dr. David King-Stephens is a Clinical Professor at the Department of Neurology, Yale School of Medicine. He received his medical degree from Universidad La Salle School of Medicine and has been in practice 29 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. He specializes in epilepsy and neurophysiology and is experienced in electroencephalography, video electroencephalography, clinical research, clinical neurophysiology, and operative surgical procedures.

Education & Training

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Yale-New Haven HospitalFellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1993 - 1996
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital -  Columbia Campus
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia CampusResidency, Neurology, 1990 - 1993
  • Bridgeport HospitalInternship, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990
  • Universidad La Salle School of Medicine
    Universidad La Salle School of MedicineClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2020 - 2028
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1998 - 2022
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1996 - 2000
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Clinical Trials

  • RNS® System Pivotal-A Clinical Investigation Start of enrollment: 2005 Dec 01Zimmerman, R.S.,Fountain, N.B.,Salanova, V.,Skidmore, C.T.,Duchowny, M.S.,Park, Y.D.,Eisenschenk, S.,Rutecki, P.A.,Cole, A.J.,Edwards, J.C.,Leiphart, J.W.,Berg, M.J.,King-Stephens, D.,Jobst, B.C.,Heck, C....

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Responsive cortical stimulation for the treatment of medically intractable partial epilepsy  
    Morrell MJ, King-Stephens D, et al., Neurology, 2011
  • Gene Expression in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Is Consistent With Increased Release of Glutamate By Astrocytes  
    Lee TS, Mane S, Eid T, Zhao H, Lin A, Guan Z, Kim JH, King-Stephens D, et al., Molecular Medicine, 2007
  • Functional MRI lateralization of memory in temporal lobe epilepsy  
    Detre JA, Maccotta L, King D, Alsop D, D”Esposito M, Zarahn E, Aguirre GK, Glosser G, French JA., Neurology, 1998
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  • Chair, Spanish Symposium at the American Epilepsy Society 2018 - 2019

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish