St. John Pediatrics - Epilepsy
Iqbal Allarakhia, MD
Hospital Privileges: Providence Hospital, Providence Park Hospital, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia is a pediatric neurologist who is board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology. He has completed pediatric neurology and epilepsy fellowships training at the University of Michigan Medical Center. He has daily weekday clinics at both Detroit/Grosse Pointe and Macomb Township offices. In addition, he is available to see in-patient consultations at St John Hospital and Medical Center. All childhood neurological conditions are seen including epilepsy, headaches, autism, cerebral palsy, speech and language disorders, other developmental disorders, neurofibromatosis, tics and Tourette syndrome, other movement disorders, learning disabilities, ADHD, pediatric stroke, and pediatric sleep disorders. Included modalities of treatment include vagus nerve stimulator. There are hospital based facilities for both in-patient and out-patient, short and long-term electroencephalography (EEG) and evoked potential testing. See Dr. Allarakhia speaking at the 2011 Wellness and Epilepsy Conference: http://vimeopro.com/epilepsy/2011wellness#/video/38639408
Beata J. Ruprecht, DO
Hospital Privileges: St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Dr. Beata Ruprecht is a pediatric neurologist and epileptologist. She is board certified in Pediatric Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, and General Pediatrics. She completed her fellowship training in Pediatric Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Dr. Ruprecht graduated from the Medical University in Bialystok (Poland) where she was also an Assistant Professor in general pediatrics. She completed her additional medical education at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Ruprecht provides medical expertise and treatment in all aspects of pediatric neurology, including seizures, headaches, tics, developmental delays, movement, and neurodegenerative disorders. She has a special interest in pediatric epilepsy syndromes and neonatal/childhood seizures.