Faculty and Staff

Andrew C Bragdon, MD

Andrew C Bragdon, MD
Appointed 07/07/11
Veteran's Administration Hospital
800 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5440

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Epilepsy

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, 1982, Neurophysiology
  • Residency: Duke University Medical Center, 1981, Neurology
  • Internship: Duke University Medical Center, 1978, Medicine
  • MD: Washington University at St. Louis, 1977
  • BS: Dartmouth Medical School, 1973, Medical Sciences
  • BS: Bates College, 1971, Mathematics

Clinical Interests

  • My principle clinical interest is the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, including evaluation for surgical treatment by either brainsurgery or vagus nerve stimulation. Technical skills include EEG, video-EEG monitoring, cortical mapping and intraoperative monitoring. I am also trained in sleep medicine and manage some patients with neurological sleep problems.

Research Interests

  • I am presently involved in preliminary studies of novel imaging of seizure activity using functional MRI.

Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/bragdona

Volunteer Faculty

Research Staff

Katherine J. Barkan – (monitor)
Megan Grosso, D.P.T, PA.C.
Meghan Hall (monitor)
Jennifer Moore – (coordinator)
Andrea McGlond - (coordinator)
Iulia G. Movileanu (coordinator)
Mary Lou Watson (supervisor)


Clinical Neurophysiology Fellows/
Michael Mendoza, MD, PGY-5
Rebecca O’Dwyer, MD, PGY-5
Jason Williams, MD, PGY-5
Neurocritical Care Fellows
Dani Choufani, MD, PGY-6
Elena Schmidt, MD, PGY-6


Meet our Residents

Clinical and Support Staff

Anne Dow, NP
Megan Grosso, D.P.T, PA.C.
Marcia Harris, RN,FNP
Pamela Kirch, NP
Margaret Randazzo, RN
Sailasri Reddy, PA
Brenda Schader, NP
Sari-Ann Yonaty, NP


Ellie Scala, MBA - Administrator
Amanda Coss - Assistant to the Chair
Natalie Mullholland - Administrative Manager

Education Coordinators

Mary Phelan - Education Administrator
Alison Brewer - Cerebrovascular (stroke) fellowship program