Rady Children's Specialists



NeurologyThe Division offers the following services:

EEG/EMG services are provided through the Hospital to diagnose seizures and other disorders with a sudden onset of neurological change. EEG/EMG procedures include:

  • Routine EEG (electroencephalography)
  • Ambulatory EEG to monitor activity over a 24-hour period
  • Video EEG monitoring to videotape patient’s activity and behavior while recording the EEG
  • Portable EEG for bedside monitoring
  • Neonatal EEG
  • Continuous bedside EEG monitoring
  • Special EEG procedures such as sleep studies
  • Ambulatory EEG scanning service provided to outside facilities
  • EMG (electromyography) to study electrical activity in nerve and muscle to diagnose neuromuscular disorders
  • Nerve conduction studies
  • Repetitive nerve stimulation to investigate neuromuscular junction disorders

EEG services are available by appointment Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Qualified staff are on call to provide emergency procedures during off-hours, weekends and holidays. EEGs can be schedule by calling 858-966-5999.

EMGs can be scheduled by calling 858-966-5819, option 2.