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Department of Neurology

Photo of Arthur C. Grant

Arthur C. Grant, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Director, Epilepsy Division

Tel: (718) 270-2959



Clinical subspecialty:


Research interests:

  • Effect of epilepsy on perception
  • Quantitative EEG
  • Plasticity and learning

Education and training:

B.S.: MIT, 1982

PhD.: MIT, 1989

MD: Case Western Reserve University, 1993

Internal Medicine Internship: Baystate Medical Center, 1994

Neurology Residency: Emory University, 1997

Epilepsy Fellowship: Emory University, 1999

Assistant Professor of Neurology: University of California, Irvine, 1999- 2005

Assistant Professor of Neurology: New York University, 2005 - 2008

Associate Professor of Neurology: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 2008 -

Other languages spoken:

Some German

Recent publications:

(with link to PubMed)

  1. Grant AC, O'Halloran J, Chung S, Gibbs W, Kaplan P. Evaluation of a novel EEG preamplifier. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology 2006;23(3):258-264.
  2. Grant AC, Fernandez R, Shilian P, Yanni E, Hill MA. Tactile spatial acuity differs between fingers: a study comparing two testing paradigms. Perception and Psychophysics 2006;68(8):1359-1362.
  3. Grant AC, Hermanowicz N. Reduction of myogenic artifact with botulinum toxin during video-EEG monitoring. Epilepsia 2007;48(2):324-329.
  4. Grant AC, Donnelly K, Chubb C, Barr W, Kuzniecky R, Devinsky O. Temporal lobe epilepsy does not impair visual perception. Epilepsia 2008;49:710-713.
  5. Marcuse L, Schneider M, Mortati K, Donnelly K, Arnedo V, Grant AC. Quantitative analysis of the EEG posterior dominant rhythm in healthy adolescents. Clinical Neurophysiology 2008;119:1778-1781.
  6. Hickok G, Okada K, Barr W, Pa J, Rogalsky C, Donnelly K, Barde L, Grant AC. Bilateral capacity for speech sound processing in auditory comprehension: evidence from Wada procedures. In press. Brain and Language.

Patient appointments:

Monday mornings, Epilepsy Center

270-2959, Mary Noto makes appointments