Dr. Eduard Bercovici, MSc, MD, FRCP(C)
CCNS Diplomate (EEG)
Dr. Bercovici began his studies at the University of Toronto in neuroscience. He was interested in epilepsy early on and completed his Masters thesis in neuropharmacology of epilepsy. After completing medical school and neurology residency he went back to finish an extra year of Epilepsy fellowship at the Toronto Western Hospital.
During his training he became interested in diet therapy for epilepsy. Armed with what he learned at Sick Kids and from his travels to Johns Hopkins epilepsy diet program he established the Adult Epilepsy Diet Clinic here at UHN. Working with our programs dietitian and nurse this clinic hopes to provide another treatment path for those with difficult to control epilepsy.
He has been devoted to the community being involved with patients groups and speaking to them about different facets of epilepsy care. He currently sits on the board of Epilepsy Halton Peel and also on Matthews Friends
In addition to seeing patients he is devoted to teaching and ongoing research in epilepsy and diet. For more information, please visit Dr. Bercovici's website.
Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto - Neuroscience 2002
Masters of Science, University of Toronto - Neurophysiology/Neuropharmacology 2004
Doctor of Medicine, University of Toronto 2008
Neurology Residency, University of Toronto 2013
Epilepsy Fellowship, Toronto Western Hospital, 2014
Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Phone: 416 603 6452Fax: 416 603 5768Assistant's Name: Nora Purak