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About the Neurophysiology Lab

The lab provides diagnostic neurophysiological testing. This includes a wide range of diagnostic neurophysiological procedures for children and youth.

  • EEG (Routine, ambulatory, prolonged video monitoring, MSLT, ECOG).
  • Evoked Potentials (BAEP, VEP, SEP, Intraoperative monitoring): Special tests that are done to evaluate the function of the audirory pathway with a headset that emits a sound(BAEP), to evaluate the visual pathway by watching a checker TV screen (VEP) and somatosensory system (SEP).
  • Electromyography and nerve conduction studies are done twice a week by a technologist along with a neurologist.

How to Make an Appointment

All patients must be referred by a family physician or pediatrician.
Mail or fax the referral form to:
Clinic C-A
Neurophysiology Lab, CHEO
401 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1
Fax: Lab 613-738-4879, CHEO Scheduling Centre 613-738-4865 

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