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Carl W. Bazil, MD, PhD
Caitlin Tynan Doyle Professor of Clinical Neurology
Director, Division of Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and Sleep Center


  • MD/PhD: Emory University
  • Residency: New York University
  • Fellowship: Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University
Board Certification:
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) with added qualifications in Sleep Medicine and Clinical Neurophysiology
American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology
American Board of Sleep Medicine

Office Locations:
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

51 West 51st Street, Suite 380
New York, NY 10019

Office Telephone: 212-305-1742

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Carl Bazil completed his undergraduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, followed by a combined MD/Ph.D. program at Emory University, with a doctorate in pharmacology. He was a resident and chief resident in Neurology at New York University, and completed his fellowship in Epilepsy/EEG at the Neurological Institute of New York. He was then Assistant Professor of Neurology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Since 1996, he has been an attending neurologist at the Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. He is the Director of the Epilepsy and Sleep Division of the Department of Neurology, and of the Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. Besides clinical care of patients with sleep disorders and epilepsy, his research interests include the pharmacology of sleep disorders and the impact of sleep disorders on neurological diseases, especially epilepsy and Parkinson's disease.

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