Epilepsy and dental procedures. A review.

Charles K. Vorkas, Manju K. Gopinathan, Anuradha Singh, Orrin Devinsky, Louis M. Lin, Paul A. Rosenberg

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This paper is a review of the dental management of patients with epilepsy. It includes discussion of the effects anti-epileptic drugs have on dental procedures and addresses complications and side effects of these drugs. A clinical case photo is presented to show gingival hyperplasia, along with four tables on which common antiepileptic medications are enumerated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)39-43
Number of pages5
JournalThe New York state dental journal
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 2008


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Vorkas, C. K., Gopinathan, M. K., Singh, A., Devinsky, O., Lin, L. M., & Rosenberg, P. A. (2008). Epilepsy and dental procedures. A review. The New York state dental journal, 74(2), 39-43.