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Patrick X. Landazuri, M.D.

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Associate Professor, Neurology

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery

Professional Background

Dr. Landazuri is an epileptologist providing compassionate and comprehensive care to all patients. By listening carefully to patients, Dr. Landazuri tailors a medical and surgical plan specific to each patient's individual needs. He completed an epilepsy fellowship for specialized training of drug resistant epilepsy patients to guide patients through surgical treatment when necessary.

He is also active in resident and fellow education. He serves as Fellowship Director for the Epilepsy Fellowship within the Department of Neurology

Education and Training
  • MD, University of KansasMedicalCtr
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Beth Israel, New York, NY
  • Residency, Neurology, Beth Israel, New York, NY
  • Clinical Fellowship, Epilepsy, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Licensure, Accreditations & Certifications
  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Kansas State License, Board of Healing Arts



Dr. Landazuri's research interest focuses on the surgical care of epilepsy patients. He has particular interest in newer methods of surgical care, particularly minimally invasive surgery types as well as understanding the patient decision making process for patients with multiple surgical options.

Current Research and Grants
  • Laser Ablation of Abnormal Neurological Tissue Using Robotic NeuroBlate System LAANTERN Prospective Registry, Monteris Medical Group, PI
  • Palmini, A, Akamatsu, N, Bast, T, Bauer, S, Baumgartner, C, Benbadis, S, Bermeo-Ovalle, A, Beyenburg, S, Bleasel, A, Bozorgi, A, Brázdil, M, Carreño, M, Delanty, N, Devereaux, M, Duncan, J., S, Fernandez-Baca Vaca, G, García Losarcos, N, Ghanma, L, Gil-Nagel, A, Hamer, H, Holthausen, H, Omidi, S., J, Kahane, P, Kalamangalam, G, Kanner, A, Knake, S, Kovac, S, Kraemer, G, Kurlemann, G, Lacuey, N, Landazuri, P, Hui Lim, S, LoRusso, G, Luders, H, Mani, J, Matsumoto, R, Miller, J, Noachtar, S, O'Dwyer, R, Park, J, Reif, P., S, Rémi, J, Rosenow, F, Sakamoto, A, Schubert-Bast, S, Schuele, S, Shahid, A, Steinhoff, J., B, Strzelczyk, A, Szabó, C., Á, Tandon, N, Terada, K, Toledo, M, van Emde Boas, W, Walker, M, Widdess-Walsh, P. 2020. From theory to practice: Critical points in the 2017 ILAE classification of epileptic seizures and epilepsies.. Epilepsia, 61 (2), 350-353
  • Ulloa, C, Ortiz-Guerrero, G, Pearson, C, Leever, J, Landazuri, P, Uysal, U. 2020. Ictal multicomponent agraphia in left temporal lobe epilepsy.. Neurology, 94 (1), 42-43
  • Rennert, R., C, Khan, U, Bartek, Jr, J, Tatter, S., B, Field, M, Toyota, B, Fecci, P., E, Judy, K, Mohammadi, A., M, Landazuri, P, Sloan, A., E, Kim, A., H, Leuthardt, E., C, Chen, C., C. 2019. Laser Ablation of Abnormal Neurological Tissue Using Robotic Neuroblate System (LAANTERN): Procedural Safety and Hospitalization.. Neurosurgery
  • Rennert, R., C, Khan, U, Tatter, S., B, Field, M, Toyota, B, Fecci, P., E, Judy, K, Mohammadi, A., M, Landazuri, P, Sloan, A, Leuthardt, E, Chen, C., C. 2018. Patterns of Clinical Use of Stereotactic Laser Ablation: Analysis of a Multicenter Prospective Registry.. World neurosurgery, 116, e566-e570
  • Uysal, U, Landazuri, P, Pearson, C, Mittal, M, Hammond, N. 2017. Unexpected Aphasia following Right Temporal Lobectomy as Treatment of Recurrent Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus.. Case reports in neurology, 9 (2), 195-203
  • Landazuri, Patrick, Minotti, Lorella, Lhatoo, Samden. 2017. Electrical stimulation to map the epileptogenic zone and eloquent cortex.
  • Albadareen, R, Gronseth, G, Landazuri, P, He, J, Hammond, N, Uysal, U. 2016. Postictal ammonia as a biomarker for electrographic convulsive seizures: A prospective study.. Epilepsia, 57 (8), 1221-7
  • Suresh, S, Sweet, J, Fastenau, P., S, Lüders, H, Landazuri, P, Miller, J. 2015. Temporal lobe epilepsy in patients with nonlesional MRI and normal memory: an SEEG study.. Journal of neurosurgery, 123 (6), 1368-74
  • Landazuri, P. 2014. Mesial temporal lobe epilepsy: a distinct electroclinical subtype of temporal lobe epilepsy.. The Neurodiagnostic journal, 54 (3), 274-88
  • Landazuri, P, Eccher, M. 2013. Simultaneous direct cortical motor evoked potential monitoring and subcortical mapping for motor pathway preservation during brain tumor surgery: is it useful?. Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society, 30 (6), 623-5