Steven C. Karceski, M.D.

Steven C. Karceski, M.D. Specialties: Neurology

Steven C. Karceski, M.D.
Specialties: Neurology
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520 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

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About Steven C. Karceski, M.D.

Dr. Steven Karceski completed a Biochemistry degree as an undergraduate at the University of Maryland, College Park. He received his medical degree at Georgetown and completed a residency in Neurology at Stanford University, where he was appointed Chief Resident in Neurology. After completing his residency, he proceeded to a 2-year fellowship in Epilepsy and EEG at Stanford University.

Dr. Karceski is currently the Director of Clinical Trials at the Weill Cornell Epilepsy Center. His primary interest is in the care of adolescent and adult patients with epilepsy and his research interests include the development of new medications, as well as, new approaches to the evaluation and surgical treatment of extratemporal lobe epilepsies.

He has authored many articles that have appeared an Epilepsia, Epilepsy & Behavior, the Current Opinions in Neurology, Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports, Practical Neurology, CNS Spectrums, and Journal of Gender Specific Medicine, and Neurology. Dr. Karceski is also the author of several book chapters and serves on the editorial board for the journal of the American Neurological Association, Neurology. He has been involved with the Epilepsy Foundation for many years.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • Clinical Neurophysiology Testing

  • Electrical Status Epilepticus during Sleep (ESES) and the Landau Kleffner Syndrome

  • Epilepsy

  • Epilepsy with Myoclonic-Atonic Seizures (Myoclonic-Astatic Epilepsy, Doose syndrome)

  • Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders

  • Epileptic Seizures

  • Genetic Epilepsies

  • Intractable Epilepsy

  • Medication Management

  • Neuro Electrodiagnostic Test

  • Neuro Imaging

  • Neurogenetics

  • Neuropharmacology

  • Neurostimulation

  • Seizure disorders

  • Seizures

  • Vagal Nerve Stimulators


  • Fellowship: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics
  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Languages Spoken

  • English