J. Craig Henry, MD


Neurologist, Epileptologist (Epilepsy doctor), Clinical Neurophysiologist at Winchester Neurological


Epilepsy and Neurodevelopmental Clinic

Clinical Research Studies/Clinical Interests:
Epilepsy diagnosis and treatment (all ages)
Epilepsy Surgery
Evaluation of seizure-like spells
Seizures and Epilepsy in older adults
Intensive Care Unit EEG monitoring

Education and Training:
Doctorate of Medicine, University at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Internal Medicine Internship, University of Rochester Department of Medicine
Neurology Residency, University of Rochester Department of Neurology
Epilepsy Fellowship, University of Rochester Department of Neurology
Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Rochester Department of Neurology

Board Certifications:
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Added Qualifications in Clinical Neurophysiology
American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology, Central Clinical Neurophysiology with added competency in Epilepsy Monitoring

State Licensures:

Licensed Physician, State of Virginia

Professional Committees/Society Memberships:
American Epilepsy Society
American Academy of Neurology
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society



  • Byrne NP; Henry JC; Herrmann DN; Abdelhalim AN; Shrier DA; Francis CW; Powers JM. "Neuropathologic findings in a Guillain-Barré patient with strokes after IVIg therapy." Neurology. 2002;59(3):458-61.
  • Heatwole CR; Berg MJ; Henry JC; Hallman JL. "Extreme spindles: a distinctive EEG pattern in Mycoplasma pneumoniae encephalitis." Neurology. 2005;64(6):1096-7.
  • Henry JC; Holloway R. "Review: lorazepam provides the best control for status epilepticus." Evidence-based medicine. 2006;11(2):54.
  • Liu L; Henry JC. "New-onset partial epilepsy in adults." Current treatment options in neurology. 2009;11(4):242-52.
  • Johnson N; Henry C; Fessler AJ; Dalmau J. "Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis causing prolonged nonconvulsive status epilepticus." Neurology. 2010;75(16):1480-2.
  • Wychowski T, Wang H, Buniak L, Henry JC, Mohile N. Considerations in prophylaxis for tumor-associated epilepsy: prevention of status epilepticus and tolerability of newer AEDs.  Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013;115(11):2365-9.


  • J. Craig Henry and Robert A. Gross. "Epilepsy". Principles of Drug Therapy in Neurology. Michael V. Johnston and Robert A. Gross. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. 75-151.


  • Book Review -- Electroencephalography: Basic Principles, Clinical Applications, and Related Fields, Fifth Edition. Neurology 2006;67:2092 | 12/12/200
  • Editorial – “Solving the Dilemma of EEG misinterpretation” (with John W. Miller ED) for Neurology Supplement “How not to read an EEG) 2013;80:13-14
  • Commentary – “Be careful what you ask when interviewing patients with epilepsy” Invited commentary on Seneviratne U et al, Focal seizure symptoms in idiopathic generalized epilepsies. Neurology 2015;85:589–595


  • A. James Fessler, J. Henry, L. Liu and J. Langfitt . Psychiatric Disease in Adults with Occipital Epilepsy: Role of Complex Partial Semiology. (Abst. 3.256) American Epilepsy Society, December 2010. | December 2010
  • Henry JC. Video-EEG Monitoring of New-onset "Elder Spells." Epilepsia 2008:49(suppl 7);41-42 | 10/24/2008
  • Henry JC, Berg MJ. Coincidental MRI Changes in Temporal Parietal Occipital Cortex and the Ipsilateral Pulvinar Associated with Partial Status Epilepticus. Epilepsia 2004:45: (Supp7) 299-300 | December 2004
  • Henry JC, Wong EH, Kwan JY, Pullicino PM: Cerebral Infarction with Carotid Artery Occlusion. Neurology. 1999; Vol. 52, No. 6, Suppl 2, p. A242 | 04/17/1999