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James E. Baumgartner, MD

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James E. Baumgartner, MD

Surgical Director, Epilepsy

  • Board-Certified Neurosurgeon
  • Fellowship-Trained Specialist
  • Over 20 Years of Experience
Medical Director
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  • Skull/craniofacial anomalies
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Epilepsy
  • Vascular malformations
  • Congenital brain and spine malformations
  • Adult stem cell translational research


James E. Baumgartner, MD is a board-certified pediatric neurosurgeon who specializes in traditional and minimally invasive surgical procedures for children and adolescents who are suffering from epilepsy or seizure-related disorders. He has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts and book chapters, as well as presented nationally and internationally. Dr. Baumgartner has earned a reputation in his field for his surgical skill and positive patient outcomes. Working closely with the rest of the team in a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary environment, his goal is to relieve the severity of symptoms and increase the accuracy and success of seizure-related procedures.  Dr. Baumgartner also works closely with epileptologist, Dr. Lee to diagnose and treat seizures. To read more on Dr. Lee’s pediatric epilepsy practice, please visit:


  • Surgical Director of the Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center, Florida Hospital for Children, Orlando, FL
  • Chief Neurosurgery, Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children, Houston, TX
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Neurosurgery Residency, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Medical Degree, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • M.Phil Pharmacology, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England
  • BS Microbiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Professional Advisory Board, Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast Texas
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Joint Section on Tumors (AANS/CNS)
  • Joint Section on Pediatrics (AANS/CNS)
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons
  • American Epilepsy Society



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Orlando, Florida 32803

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