Samuel DeStefano, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurology

Department: Neurology

Professional Titles

  • Director, New Satelite Epilepsy Monitoring Unity
  • Director, Tuberous Sclerosis clinic
  • Associate Director, Adult Epilepsy Fellowship Program


  • Hixon AM, Brown MG, McDermott D, Destefano S, Abosch A, Kahn L, Ojemann S, Drees C. RNS modifications to eliminate stimulation-triggered signs or symptoms (STS): Case series and practical guide. Epilepsy Behav. 2020

Professional Memberships

  • American Epilepsy Society, member
  • American Academy of Neurology, member

Practice Locations

Neurosciences Center - Anschutz
1635 Aurora Ct
4th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

UCH - Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion
1635 Aurora Ct
Aurora, CO 80045

Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion 2
12505 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

  • Neurology, Board Certification (2017)
  • Epilepsy
Conditions & Treatments
  • Brain and Nervous System
  • Brain and Nervous System - Epilepsy
Clinical Interests
Specialty Clinics: Tuberous Sclerosis (TS) clinic, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU), Clinical Trials

Care Philosophy
I strongly believe that patients should understand their own disease as well as their doctors. I strive to provide quality care while educating my patients throughout the diagnostic and treatment process.

General Information

Department: Neurology