Charuta Joshi, MD $$

TSC Clinic Director - Pediatric Neurologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Medical School
G.S. Medical College Bombay University (1993)
The New York Presbyterian Hospital (2000), Child Neurology
Brooklyn Hospital Center (1997), Pediatrics
Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center (2001), Clinical Neurophysiology/Child Neurology
Board Certification
American Board of Psy&Neurology/Child Neurology

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • DEI in pediatric epilepsy
    • Epileptic encephalopathies
    • Ketogenic diet
    • Medically intractable epilepsy in children
    • Telemedicine in epilepsy
    • Developmental and epileptic encephalopathies
    • Doose syndrome/EMAS
    • Surgical and nonsurgical therapy for medically intractable epilepsies
    • Tuberous sclerosis
  • Publications

    • Add-on Cannabidiol Treatment for Drug-Resistant Seizures in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Clinical Trial. Thiele EA, Bebin EM, Bhathal H, Jansen FE, Kotulska K, Lawson JA, O'Callaghan FJ, Wong M, Sahebkar F, Checketts D, Knappertz V, JAMA neurology 2021 03 78 3 285-292
    • How do we diagnose and treat epilepsy with myoclonic-atonic seizures (Doose syndrome)? Results of the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Consortium survey. Nickels K, Thibert R, Rau S, Demarest S, Wirrell E, Kossoff EH, Joshi C, Nangia S, Shellhaas R, Epilepsy research 2018 08 144 14-19
  • Professional Activities

    • American Epilepsy Society
    • Child Neurology Society
    • International Child Neurology Association
  • Awards and Honors

    • Exceptional Women in Medicine Award 2021, Castle Connolly
    • Patient Family Satisfaction Services Award 2020, Children’s Hospital Colorado
    • Best Doctor in America 2009-2018, Best Doctors in America
    • Nominee, Teacher of the Year Award 2012-2013, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    • Educator of the Year (Department of Pediatrics) 2011, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    • Educator of the Year (Department of Pediatrics) 2004, University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Center
    • Teaching Excellence by a Fellow Award 1999, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, Pediatric House staff

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