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Dewi Frances Tonelete Tonelete Depositario Cabacar, MD

The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine

Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Critical Care Neurology

Clinical Electroneurodiagnostic Program
Epilepsy - Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Program (CPEP)
Epilepsy Surgical Program
Newly Diagnosed Seizure Clinic
Vagal Nerve Stimulation (VNS) Program

Specialties: Epilepsy

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Child Neuro
American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology - Epilepsy
National Provider Identifier1659343853

Service LocationsChildren's Outpatient Center in Frederick
5910 Frederick Crossing Lane, Suite 100
Frederick, MD 21704
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Phone: 301-682-6661
Appointments: (301)682-6661
Fax: 301-682-6668

Children's Outpatient Center of Montgomery County
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Shady Grove Medical Park
9850 Key West Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
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Phone: 301-765-5400 or 800-787-0243
Fax: 301-765-5497

*Ambulatory Surgery Center 301-765-5500
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of the Philippines Manila, PhilippinesBachelor of Science 1984 -1988
Medical School University of the Philippines Manila, PhilippinesDoctor of Medicine University of Phillipines Medical School 1989 -1994
National & International Recognitions
Top PediatricianConsumer Research Council of America2006
Outstanding Resident in Pediatrics, Citizenship AwardState University of New York at Stony Brook1999

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Epilepsy Society
MemberChild Neurology Society
MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
MemberInternational Child Neurology Association
MemberAmerican Academy of PediatricsNeurology section
Journal Article, Depositario-Cabacar, D., Riviello, J.J., and Takeoka, M. (2008), Present Status of Surgical Intervention for Children with Intractable Seizures, Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports, 8, 2, 123-129.

Journal Article, Rotenberg, A., Depositario-Cabacar, D., Bae, E.H., Harini, C., Pascual-Leone, A., Takeoka, M. (2008), Transient suppression of seizures by repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in a case of Rasmussen’s encephalitis, Epilepsy and Behavior.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Depositario-Cabacar, D., Peters, J., Pong, A.W., Roth, J., Rotenberg, A., Riviello, J.J., Takeoka, M. (2007), High-dose intravenous Levetiracetam for Acute Seizure Exacerbation in children with Intractable epilepsy, Poster session presented at the Annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society

Conference Presentation - Poster, Rotenberg, A., Depositario-Cabacar, D., Harini, C., Pascual-Leone, A., and Takeoka, M. (2007), Anti-Seizure Effect of Daily 1 Hz Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) in a Case of Pediatric Rasmussens Encephalitis, Poster session presented at the American Academy of Neurology

Conference Presentation - Poster, Rotenberg, A., Bae, E., Depositario-Cabacar, D., Takeoka, M., Tormos, J.M., Schachter, S., Pascual-Leone, A, (2007), Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in the treatment of epilepia partialis continua (EPC): experience and review of literature, Poster session presented at the American Epilepsy Society 2007

Conference Presentation - Poster, Pong, A.W., Warfield, S.K., Depositario-Cabacar, D., Hussein, A.M., Duffy, F.H., Takeoka, M. (2007), Diffusion Tensor Tractography in Epilepsy Surgery Planning for Focal Cortical Dysplasia, Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Dewi Frances Depositario Cabacar, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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