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Franchette T. Pascual, M.D.


Professional Statement

Dr. Pascual’s goals for her patient include seizure freedom and a better quality of life. As a member of the American Epilepsy Society, she is up-to-date in the standards of care and latest treatment innovations available. She is well-versed in the medical and surgical treatments of epilepsy across a broad age range. She enjoys coordinating collaborative and thorough plans for her patients with our multidisciplinary team at the Swedish Epilepsy Center.

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University of Hawaii, Manoa
medical school, 2007
University of Utah School of Medicine
internship, 2008
University of California, Davis
residency, Neurology, 2011
University of California, San Diego
fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology/EEG/Epilepsy, 2012

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormal Eeg
  • Absence Epilepsy
  • Ambulatory Eeg
  • Childhood Epilepsy
  • Concussive Seizure
  • Echoencephalogram Abnormal
  • Eeg Telemetry
  • Electroencephalography
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Diet Therapy
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Evaluation (Emu)
  • Epileptic Aphasia
  • Epileptic Confusional State
  • Epileptic Twilight State
  • Evaluation For Epilepsy Surgery
  • First Seizure Clinic
  • Focal Seizures
  • Generalized Seizures
  • Grand Mal Status Epilepticus
  • Maternal Seizures
  • Myoclonic Seizures
  • New Onset Seizure
  • Nonepileptic Event
  • Petit Mal Status
  • Post Traumatic Seizures
  • Pseudoseizure
  • Responsive Neurostimulation
  • Simple Partial Seizures
  • Staring
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation
  • Wada Testing
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Seizure-related cardiac repolarization abnormalities are associated with ictal hypoxemia. Epilepsia. 2011 Nov;52(11):2105-11. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03262.x. Epub 2011 Sep 11.

Outpatient education reduces emergency room use by patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Jan;42:3-6. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2014.10.024. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

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Professional Associations

American Epilepsy Society
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  • English

Practice Locations

Franchette T. Pascual practices at one location

Swedish Neuroscience Specialists - Epilepsy
550 17th Avenue
Suite 540
Seattle, WA 98122
Medical Groups
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