Christopher Todd Anderson, MD

Associate Professor


  • Neuroscience Institute – Specialty Clinics
  • 900 N. 92nd St.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology

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I care for people with seizures. Treatment regimens are tailored to the individual. Available modalities include medications, lifestyle change, special diets, hormonal therapy, devices, and, when safe, brain surgery. I prefer to inform, share my experiences, and help the patient decide which treatments are best for them. Ultimately they are in charge.


Diseases and Conditions

  • Epilepsy
  • Seizures
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Events

Treatments and Services

  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Functional Brain Imaging
  • Intracranial Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Cortical Stimulation Mapping
  • Wada
  • Magnetoencephalography (MEG)
  • Anti-Seizure Medications
  • Vagal Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Epilepsy Surgery Evaluations - including invasive EEG
  • Inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring
  • Ambulatory Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Responsive Neurostimulation (RNS)
  • Video Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Virtual Visit

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Clinic Locations


I was born and raised in New York City. Although most of my training was at Columbia University in New York, I have also trained and worked at Stanford University and the University of Pennsylvania. Having that diverse background I can say with confidence that the clinical epilepsy care at Froedtert is truly exceptional.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons - New York, NY (2002)
Internship, Medicine - St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York - New York, NY (2002-2003)
Residency, Neurology - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center - New York, NY (2003-2006)
Fellowship, Neurophysiology and Epilepsy - Stanford University Medical Center - Stanford, CA (2006-2008)