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Carla Francesca LoPinto-Khoury

Carla Francesca LoPinto-Khoury, MD

Associate Professor

Department: Neurology

Practices: Drexel Neurosciences Institute

Specialties: Neurology


  • BA in Biology - Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences (2002)
  • MD - New York University School of Medicine (2006)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American Epilepsy Society (2011-present)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2007-present)

Carla Francesca LoPinto-Khoury, MD, is a neurologist specializing in epilepsy and is board certified in neurology. She joined Drexel Neurology in August 2012 and sees patients in Center City Philadelphia.

Dr. LoPinto-Khoury collaborates with Dr. Pillai in the development of a comprehensive epilepsy center at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. LoPinto-Khoury specializes in seizure disorders and has experience with patients who have treatment-resistant epilepsy. She also has experience with pre-surgical evaluations of patients, intraoperative and intracranial monitoring, and intensive care unit video EEG monitoring.

Dr. LoPinto-Khoury also sees patients for general neurological problems, such as headache and movement disorders.

Clinical Services

Epilepsy, Neurology


  • Clinical Epilepsy and Neurophysiology - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2010-2012)


  • Neurology - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2007-2010)


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2006-2007)

Carla F. LoPinto-Khoury, MD, joined the Drexel University College of Medicine faculty in August 2012. She is an associate professor in the Department of Neurology.

Research Interests

Epilepsy, antiepileptic medications, vitamin D deficiency

Contact Information

Practice Office

Drexel Neurosciences Institute
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.6915
Fax: 215.762.6914