Scott Mintzer, MD

Scott Mintzer, MD

Contact Dr. Mintzer

901 Walnut Street
Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-1222
(215) 955-0606 fax

Medical School

University of Chicago/Pritzker School of Medicine


University of Michigan Hospital


UCLA Medical Center

Board Certification

Clinical Neurophysiology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Research and Clinical Interests

Clinical expertise: seizures, including epilepsy surgery evaluation, epilepsy in pregnancy, and antiepileptic drug management, including metabolic effects of seizure medication.

Research interests: metabolic effects of anticonvulsant drugs (currently funded by NIH for work in this area). Other research interests include clinical use of anticonvulsant drugs, epilepsy surgery evaluation, and psychiatric comorbidity in epilepsy.

Industrial Relevance

This work is highly relevant to the development of new drugs for the treatment of seizures, and is also applicable to some non-neurologic drugs.