Dr. Deborah Elaine Briggs MD Neurologist

Dr. Deborah Briggs is a neurologist in Austin, Texas. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seton Medical Center Austin and University Medical Center at Brackenridge. She received her medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 14 years. She is one of 26 doctors at Seton Medical Center Austin and one of 10 at University Medical Center at Brackenridge who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

University Medical Center at Brackenridge

Seton Medical Center Austin
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Ranked #18 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Neurology, 2001 - 2004

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2001

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

What makes epilepsy drug refractory?
Briggs, D. E., French, J. A.

Reduction of secondarily generalized tonic-clonic (SGTC) seizures with pregabalin.
Briggs, D. E., Lee, C. M., Spiegel, K., French, J. A.

Levetiracetam safety profiles and tolerability in epilepsy patients.
Briggs, D. E., French, J. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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