Dr. Robert Flamini completed his Medical Degree and Pediatric Residency at the Universidad del Valle in Cali, Columbia. He then completed a Visiting Fellowship in Pediatric Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston, followed by a residency in Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where he stayed for a Pediatric Neurology fellowship. He subsequently completed two additional years of pediatric residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, where he was chief resident in his final year.
Dr Flamini then moved to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Epilepsy Branch, where he did additional training in Neurophysiology and Clinical and Surgical Epilepsy.
Dr. Flamini is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology. He is also certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and was named a Fellow of the American Epilepsy Society in 2016.
Dr. Flamini has practiced in the Atlanta area since 1995. He served as the Medical Director of the Children’s Epilepsy Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta from 1995 until 2012. Dr. Flamini was also the Medical Director of the Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic, the only one of its kind in the State of Georgia.
Dr. Flamini continues to practice Child Neurology with special interest and skills in the medical and surgical treatment of epilepsy and seizure disorders.
He has been involved in numerous clinical trials evaluating and advancing the treatment of epilepsy and other pediatric neurological disorders. He served on the Board of the Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia for several years, and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Brain Tumor Foundation for Children.