Antonio Russi

Neurologist, Epileptologist

50 years of experience

Doctor speaks Spanish

Prof. Antonio Russi is a researcher for new antiepileptic medications for non-surgical treatment suitable for each person with epilepsy. Founder of the Russi Epilepsy Institute.

Spain, Barcelona
Centro Médico Teknon
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Online Consultation with Epileptologist, Dr.Antonio Russi

Online Consultation with Epileptologist
Skype consultation with Doctor (without patients management for 6 months)
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    You submit a request and the Bookimed coordinator contacts you to discuss all details.

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    Medical records collection



    You collect all medical records and test results and send to the Bookimed coordinator. 


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    Free translation

    Bookimed arranges free translation of your records if required and sends them to the doctor you’ve chosen.

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    Evaluation of your history

    The doctor studies your records, defines treatment tactics and appoints the consultation time.

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    Online consultation with a doctor

    The doctor explains the treatment program and answers all your questions. The consultation takes 30-60 minutes (with or without interpreter).

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    Conclusion & treatment plan

    Afterward, you receive a plan of treatment developed according to internation guidelines and detailed recommendations.

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Biography

Prof. Antonio Russi is recognized as world famous neurologist and the best epileptologist in Spain. The Doctor specializes in non-surgical therapy of severe and rare epilepsy stages. He helps children and adults to get rid of seizures for good.

Prof. Antonio Russi is an apparent expert in epilepsy diagnosing and choosing the most appropriate drugs in each particular case. Medication therapy helps patients in 70% of cases.

Prof. Russi is included in the ranking of Top 100 Spanish doctors by the Forbes magazine, the world's authoritative edition.

Prof. Russi's achievements in epilepsy diagnosing and therapy

  • The Professor and his team have helped over 2,000 patients to dispose of the epileptic attacks.
  • 75% of Bookimed patients with epilepsy request Prof. Antonio Russi for consultation or treatment in Teknon Hospital.
  • Prof. Russi and his team of epileptologists have carried out about 900 diagnostic tests and over 600 surgeries.

Online consultatio

Prof. Antonio Russi is among a few epileptologists that provide remote consultations via Skype. You may get a consultation with Prof. Russi submitting a request on Bookimed website. It includes a diagnosis establishing, treatment plan development, and coordination a patient for 6 month.

Diagnostic tests and therapeutic approach

Prof. Russi performs electroencephalography (EEG) — the initial exam for epilepsy foci detection in awake and asleep conditions of a patient.

A patient is under all-time video surveillance to analyze the activity of the brain and reveal the features of epileptic seizures.

EEG monitoring lasts approximately 3 days. During the screening, a patient takes antiepileptic drugs.

Special sensors record brain activity. So the doctor can determine what particular drug affects the patient's epileptic seizures most of all. As a result, Professor Antonio Russi develops the most effective plan for drug therapy. He may replace medications or adjust the dose.

Education and practice

Prof. Antonio Russi graduated from the Universitat de Barcelona in 1972. He obtained expertise in epileptology, neurology, and neurophysiology.

Prof. Antonio Russi heads:

  • Epilepsy Russi Institute (the epilepsy care center founded in 1987)
  • Epilepsy Unit in the Teknon Hospital
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery Institute of Barcelona.

Prof. Antonio Russi is a researcher for new antiepileptic medications to make non-surgical treatment suitable for each person with epilepsy.

The Doctor has numerous scientific publications concerning seizures treatment. Prof. Russi is a member of multiple neurology associations — Neurophysiology Catalan Society, International League Against Epilepsy, American Epilepsy Society, etc.

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Patient reviews

Who can tell more about the doctor, amenities, and hospital staff than someone who checked everything themselves? We collect the genuine experience of our patients for you to make the best choice.

Each review belongs to a verified customer after getting medical services booked via Bookimed.com.

We publish positive and negative reviews moderated for compliance with Reviews & Comments Policy.

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Mar 19, 2022
The patient was treated of epilepsy
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Anna Representative of Centro Médico Teknon Mar 21, 2022

Благодарим за высокую оценку! Надеемся, что рекомендации доктора Русси будут полезными для вас и лечение принесет положительные результаты. С уважением, Остап Бондаренко Медицинский Ассистент Текнон

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Feb 14, 2022
The patient was treated of epilepsy
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Very nice center , but there is limited ways of payment , and no cash refund even if you paid by cash the day before .

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Anna Representative of Centro Médico Teknon Mar 21, 2022

Thank you for your feedback! We hope that recommendations of Dr.Russi will be usefull for you. We a sorry for enconvinience with refund procedure, it coaused by financial secuirity policy of our hospital.

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Feb 11, 2022
The patient was treated in this clinic
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Nov 26, 2021
The patient was treated of epilepsy
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I liked everything very much, nice people and a wonderful doctor. Всё очень понравилось, приятные люди и прекрасный доктор.

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Nov 26, 2021
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Nov 15, 2021
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Oct 28, 2021
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