Jeffrey M. Chung, MD, FAAN

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Director, Neurophysiology Laboratory

Director, Epilepsy Program

Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, A6600
127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048





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Jeffrey M. Chung, MD, FAAN

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Director, Neurophysiology Laboratory

Director, Epilepsy Program

  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy

Convulsive Disorders

EEG (Electroencephalograms)

Epilepsy Surgery / Surgeries

Seizure Disorders (Epilepsy)

Seizures, Surgical Treatment of

The research of Jeffrey M. Chung, MD, focuses on mechanism of epilepsy, predicting surgical decision and outcome with multi-modal probabilistic mapping techniques, as well as neural signal processing, and device oriented therapy.

  • Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School, 1999
  • Internship: Evanston Hospital, 2000
  • Residency: UCLA, 2003
  • Fellowship: UCLA, 2005
  • Southern California Super Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • CARE Outstanding Patient Care Award, McGaw Medical Center ENH, 2000
  • Falks Medical Scholar, Arthritis Foundation, 1995

Click here for a list of peer-reviewed publications.

  • Gage NM, Eliashiv D, Isenberg AL, Fillmore P, Kurelowech L, Quint P, Chung JM, Otis SM. Rethinking clinical language mapping approaches: discordant receptive and expressive hemispheric language dominance in epilepsy surgery candidates. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2011 Jun;28(3):278-288.
  • Mnatsakanyan L, Chung JM, Tsimerinov EI, Eliashiv DS. Intravenous Lacosamide in refractory nonconvulsive status epilepticus. Seizure. 2012;21(3):198-201.
  • Chung JM. Seizures in the acute stroke setting. Neurol Res. 2014;36(5):403-406.
  • Maher D, Tran H, Nuno M, Yusufali T, D'Attellis N, Chung JM. Continuous electroencephalogram patterns are suggestive of eventual neurologic outcomes in post-cardiac arrest patients treated with therapeutic hypothermia. J Crit Care. 2015;30(1):121-125.
  • Rutishauser U, Ye S, Koroma M, Tudusciuc O, Ross IB, Chung JM, Mamelak AN. Representation of retrieval confidence by single neurons in the human medial temporal lobe. Nat Neurosci. 2015 Jul;18(7):1041-1050.
  • Chung JM, Meador KJ, Eisenschenk S, Ghacibeh G, Vergara DT, Eliashiv DS, Roper SN. Utility of invasive ictal EEG recordings in pre-surgical evaluation of patients with medically refractory temporal lobe epilepsy and normal MRI. International Journal of Epilepsy. 2015;2(2):66-71.

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