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

Megan Grosso, D.P.T, PA.C.
Meghan Hall (monitor)
Jennifer Moore - Administrative Assistant
Tanya Perry -(coordinator)
Andrea McGlond - (coordinator)
Iulia G. Movileanu (coordinator)
Mary Lou Watson (supervisor)


Clinical Neurophysiology Fellows/
Sundas Latif, MD, PGY-5
Steve Kanarek, MD, PGY-5
Mohan Ayyawsamy, MD, PGY-5
Neurocritical Care Fellows
Elwaleed Elnour, MD, PGY-6
John Abraham, MD, PGY-6


Meet our Residents

Clinical and Support Staff

Kara Donato, NP
Anne Dow, NP
Judy Drucker, ANP
Megan Grosso, D.P.T, PA.C.
Marcia Harris, RN,FNP
Stephanie Hess, NP
Pamela Kirch, NP
Margaret Randazzo, RN
Sailasri Reddy, PA
Brenda Schader, NP
Katherine Tornabene, 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
Samantha Garafalo - Medical Student Education