How does a patient get referred to the centre?

Patients can be referred to the William Quarrier Scottish Epilepsy Centre for a number of reasons including:

  • To clarify the diagnosis and to understand the nature of your seizures.
  • To find out what happens to you during your seizures
  • To assess how your seizures affect your health and life.
  • To assess how factors in your life influence your seizures and health.
  • To assess if your seizures and illness affect your mood and memory.
  • To make changes to your treatment and medications in a safe environment.
  • To provide individual advice and support to help you live with epilepsy.