Biography & Education

I love working with children. They’re fighters and bring hope to everyone around them. I believe in partnering with parents and families to provide their children with tools to succeed. Sometimes, these tools include medications and therapies. But, the most important tools of all: hope and love.
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
Education Background
Medical School: State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Brazil
Residency: State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Brazil
Residency: University of Washington, Seattle
Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Washington
  • English
  • Portuguese

Care Locations

600 Broadway
Swedish First Hill, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98122
Fax 206-215-1441
7320 216th St. SW #310
Edmonds, WA 98026
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Children
Accepting Medicaid



What do you know about Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC)?

October 09, 2015
Unless your family has been touched by Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC), it’s possible you’ve never heard of this rare genetic disorder. Here’s what you should know about TSC and how you can help raise money and awareness to find a cure.

Why we're "walking now" for Autism Speaks

September 21, 2015
A team from the Pediatric Neuroscience Center will proudly represent Swedish at Walk Now for Autism Speaks, Saturday, September 26, at the Seattle Center. Our entire staff will be there – doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, medical assistants and patient care coordinators. We know we’ll see many familiar faces walking for a common cause: to improve the care and quality of life for children and families living with autism.

Outstanding Pediatric Neurology Care at Swedish

May 11, 2015
On Jackson Sullivan’s third day of life, his parents learned that their tiny son had suffered a stroke.  Dr. Ednea Simon, a pediatric neurologist, took charge of the struggling newborn’s care during his month-long stay at Swedish. Dr. Simon closely monitored Jackson’s progress and became more optimistic as each day passed.


Clinical Interests
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Electrophysiology (Neurology)
  • Epilepsy
  • Headaches
  • New-Onset Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Seizures
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation