Lily C. Wong-Kisiel, M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Lily Wong-Kisiel, M.D., is a pediatric epileptologist. She is board certified in child neurology, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy. She cares for infants, children and young adults with all spectrums of epilepsy. Her clinical interests include:

  • Diagnostic workup of epilepsy due to brain malformations, genetic, metabolic or autoimmune causes
  • Epilepsy surgery evaluation, including multimodal imaging and coordination of invasive EEG monitoring
  • Individualized pharmacotherapy and dietary management of epilepsy
  • Epilepsy care for Mayo Clinic Angelman Syndrome Clinic

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Wong-Kisiel is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and fellows. She is the associate director of the Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship training program at Mayo Clinic.

  1. EEG
  2. Subdural electrode monitoring
  3. Vagus nerve stimulation
  4. Video EEG monitoring
  • Evaluation and care of children with seizures and epilepsy
  • EEG monitoring (for spell classification, seizure location, epilepsy syndrome classification)
  • Medically intractable pediatric epilepsy
  • Nonpharmacologic management of epilepsy (ketogenic diet, epilepsy surgery evaluation, vagus nerve stimulator, and other stimulation options)
  1. 2015
    CertificateClinical and Translational Science, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2011
    Fellow - Pediatric Epilepsy, Division of Child Neurology, Department of NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2010
    Fellow - Clinical Neurophysiology/EEG, Division of Epilepsy, Department of NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2009
    Resident - Pediatric NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2006
    Resident - Pediatric and Adolescent MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 2004
    MDUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine - Rockford
  7. 1999
    MA - Social SciencesUniversity of Chicago
  8. 1998
    BA - Biology SciencesUniversity of Chicago


  1. 2013
    EpilepsyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  2. 2011
    Clinical NeurophysiologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  3. 2009
    Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Reconocimientos y distinciones

  1. 2014
    Scholarship to Translational and Clinical Research Course for Clinician-ScientistsAmerican Neurological Association
  2. 2012
    Best poster "Subtraction Ictal SPECT Co-reigstered to MRI (SISCOM) in Children with Epileptic Spasms"International League Against Epilepsy
  3. 2010
    Travel Bursary to 9th European Congress on EpileptologyInternational League Against Epilepsy
  4. 2010
    Sponsorship to Neurostimulation for Epilepsy: Clinical Efficacy of DevicesJ Kiffin Penry American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting
  5. 2010
    Epilepsy Fellows Award to American Epilepsy Society 64th Annual MeetingAmerican Epilepsy Society
  6. 2008
    Resident Scholarship to Annual Meeting American Academy of Neurology
  7. 2007
    Scholarship RecipientNeurology Residents Scholar Program
  8. 2004
    Rute Medenis Award for Pediatric ExcellenceUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine
  9. 2001
    Summer Medical Student AwardAmerican Society of Hematology
  10. 1998
    Honors in Biological SciencesUniversity of Chicago
  11. 1998
    Sigma Xi Grants-in-AideSigma Xi Society
  12. 1997
    Howard Hughes Undergraduate Summer Research FellowshipHoward Hughes Medical Institute, University of Chicago
  13. 1997
    Richter Fund for Undergraduate ResearchUniversity of Chicago

Membresía en asociaciones profesionales

  1. 2019 - 2020
    MemberAmerican Clinical Neurophysiology Society Resident/Fellow Committee
  2. 2017 - 2018
    Commiittee MemberClinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Self-Study Committee
  3. 2017 - 2018
    Commiittee MemberEpilepsy Fellowship Self-Study Committee
  4. 2017 - present
    Fellow of the American Epilepsy SocietyAmerican Epilepsy Society
  5. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberILAE Evidence-Based Practice of Epilepsy Surgery Task Force
  6. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberClinical Practice Committee, Child Neurology Society
  7. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberScientific Program Committee, American Epilepsy Society
  8. 2015 - 2019
    MemberMayo Clinic Epilepsy Gene Panel Development
  9. 2015
    MemberEpilepsy Monitoring Bed Utilization Task Force
  10. 2013 - present
    MemberDepartment of Neurology, Clinical Competency Committee, Child Neurology Residency program
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberInternational Child Neurology Association
  12. 2012 - 2018
    Quality LeadQuality Project: Development and Implementation of BLAZE rule for Ketogenic Diet
  13. 2011 - 2014
    Committee MemberAnnual Course Committee, American Epilepsy Society
  14. 2010 - 2011
    MemberClinical Neurophysiology Fellow Education Committee
  15. 2010 - present
    ChairClinical Neurophysiology Milestones Committee
  16. 2009 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Epilepsy Society
  17. 2008 - 2009
    MemberResidency Work Duty Hour Task Force Committee
  18. 2007 - present
    Active MemberChild Neurology Society
  19. 2006 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Medical Association
  20. 2006 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  21. 2002 - present
    Active MemberMassachusetts Medical Society
  22. 1997 - 1999
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society


Actividades de investigación

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