Lawrence Morton, M.D.

Division Chair

Lawrence Morton, M.D.Divisions: Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Chair, Division of Child Neurology Program Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Professor

Department: Department of Neurology

Phone: 804-828-0442

Fax: 804-828-6690


Graduate Education

  • M.D., SUNY, Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

Post Graduate Education

  • 7/1994 to 6/1995 - Clinical Neurophysiology - Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA
  • 7/1991 to 6/1994 - Child Neurology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA
  • 7/1988 to 6/1991 - Pediatrics - St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA


  • Clinical Neurophysiology, 2007
  • Child Neurology, 2006
  • Pediatrics, 1998

Affiliate Departments

  • Pediatrics

Research Expertise

  • Epilepsy - Seizures in children, effects of prolonged seizures in the neonate and very young, new antiepileptic drugs for children.

Clinical Specialties

  • Epilepsy in children. EEG monitoring including video EEG, pre-surgical evaluations, seizures and apparent life threatening events in neonates.

Keywords & Interest Areas

  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
  • Core Clinical Faculty Member
  • Child Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring and surgery

Practice Sites

  • Children's Pavilion
    1101 E. Marshall St, 1st Floor
    P.O. Box 980211
    Richmond, VA 23298 

Awards & Honors

  • 2011-2012 Department of Neurology Child Neurology Faculty Outstanding Teaching Award, Virginia Commonwealth University

Professional Affiliations

  • 2006 - Present
    Children’s Hospital Planning Committee, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • 2000 - Present
    Annual Hans Berger Day Clinical Symposium Organizing Committee, Virginia Commonwealth University

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