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Ednea A. Simon, M.D.

Pediatric Neurologist

Neurology, Epilepsy, Pediatric Neurology

Accepting New Patients


Professional Statement

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.

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State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Brazil
medical school
University of Washington, Seattle
residency, Neurology
State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Brazil
residency, Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Washington

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormal Eeg
  • Absence Epilepsy
  • Agenesis Of The Corpus Callosum
  • Ambulatory Eeg
  • Breathholding Spells
  • Childhood Epilepsy
  • Congenital Anomaly Of The Central Nervous System
  • Convulsion
  • Drop Attack
  • Dup15q Syndrome
  • Eeg Telemetry
  • Electroencephalography
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Diet Therapy
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Evaluation (Emu)
  • Epileptic Aphasia
  • Familial Epilepsy
  • Febrile Convulsions
  • First Seizure Clinic
  • Focal Seizures
  • Generalized Seizures
  • Grand Mal Status Epilepticus
  • Headache
  • Infantile Spasms
  • Landau Kleffner Syndrome
  • Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome
  • Lissencephaly
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonic Seizures
  • Neurocutaneous Syndromes
  • New Onset Seizure
  • Pediatric Electroencephalogram
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Petit Mal Status
  • Scn1a-Related Seizures Disorders
  • Simple Partial Seizures
  • Staring
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Sturge-Weber Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation
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Personal Interests

My husband and I feel fortunate to be raising our daughters in the Pacific Northwest. We’re able to take advantage of the culture and excitement of a city like Seattle – but we’re also close to nature. During our free time, you might find our family hiking at Mt. Rainier, visiting national parks or soaking in a sunset from Magnuson Park. I love to surprise my American friends with traditional Brazilian foods like feijoada (a stew with meat and beans) and brigadeiro (a sweet confection). If you ever travel to Brazil, you must try these dishes!
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Professional Associations

American Epilepsy Society, Child Neurology Society, American Academy of Neurology
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  • English
  • Portuguese

Practice Locations

Ednea A. Simon practices at three locations

Swedish Pediatric Neuroscience Center
600 Broadway
Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98122
Swedish Edmonds Neurology
7320 216th Street Southwest
Suite 310
Edmonds, WA 98026
Swedish Pediatric Specialty Care - Issaquah
751 Northeast Blakely Drive
Suite 5010
Issaquah, WA 98029
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish Edmonds
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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