Erica Austin, DO

Dr. Austin is board certified in neurology, neurophysiology, and epilepsy.  She practices general neurology, seeing all types of neurologic diseases and conditions.  Dr. Austin has a special interest in seizures and epilepsy.  She enjoys working with patients to help them become as healthy as possible.  Dr. Austin knows that each patient is unique and takes time to understand her patients concerns. 

Her neurophysiology fellowship included extensive training in epilepsy, EEG, and EMG, which expanded her skills in the diagnosis and management of neurologic disease.  Prior to relocating to Traverse City in August 2016, she worked at Michigan State University's Department of Neurology and at Sparrow Health Systems where she staffed the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. 

Dr. Austin serves as a professional advisor to the Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan. 

Dr. Austin enjoys being outdoors and exploring northern Michigan.  She lives in Traverse City with her family.

Training:
Fellowship:            Neurophysiology          MSU/Sparrow Health System     2012-2013
Residency:             Neurology                        MSU/Sparrow Health System     2008-2012

Medical School:    

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine      East Lansing, MI

Memberships:
American Academy of Neurology
American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine  
          (Workshop Committee member)
American Epilepsy Society
American Osteopathic Association