Sean M Lew, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2004
Program director, Neurosurgery Epilepsy, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Associate professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-6435 (office)
(877) 607-5280 (appointment)

Overview

Best Doctors 2013
Certifications
Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Cervical spine
  • Craniocervical junction abnormalities
  • Brain tumors
  • Spine tumors
  • Spine trauma
  • Vascular diseases

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1995, Oregon Health Sciences Univ (Portland, OR), MD
Residency
  • 2002, University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
Fellowship
  • 2004, Beth Israel Med Ctr (NY)
Awards
  • Selected, Best Doctors in America 2007-2008
  • Selected, Patient’s Choice Award, 2008
  • Selected, Best Doctors in America 2009-2010
  • Selected, Best Doctors in America 2011-2012
  • Selected, Patient’s Choice Award, 2010
  • Selected, Best Doctors in America 2013-2014

Research & Publications

Research
  • Fifty consecutive hemispherectomies: outcomes, evolution of technique, complications, and lessons learned.
  • Post-hemispherectomy hydrocephalus: results of a comprehensive, multi-institutional review.
  • Corpus callosotomy in multistage epilepsy surgery in the pediatric population.
  • Fusion rates following rigid internal fixation of the occiput to C2 are equivalent with or without C1 instrumentation.
  • Rhythmic intrinsic bursting neurons in human neocortex obtained from pediatric patients with epilepsy.
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