Francis Filloux, MD

Division Chief, Pediatric Neurology

Division of Pediatric Neurology
University of Utah Medical Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Dr. Filloux is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children’s Medical Center. He is responsible for administering the Division of Pediatric Neurology and is Program Training Director for the Pediatric Neurology Residency Program. Dr. Filloux is a general child neurologist who sees children with all forms of neurological disease. He has a special interest in tic disorders, Tourette syndrome, and neurobehavioral problems.

Selected Bibliography:

Roundy LM, Filloux FM, Kerr L, Rimer A, Bonkowsky JL.
Seizure Action Plans Do Not Reduce Health Care Utilization in Pediatric Epilepsy Patients.
J Child Neurol. 2016;31(4):433-8. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Devinsky O, Marsh E, Friedman D, Thiele E, Laux L, Sullivan J, Miller I, Flamini R, Wilfong A, Filloux F, Wong M, Tilton N, Bruno P, Bluvstein J, Hedlund J, Kamens R, Maclean J, Nangia S, Singhal NS, Wilson CA, Patel A, Cilio MR.
Cannabidiol in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy: an open-label interventional trial.
Lancet Neurol. 2016;15(3):270-8. PubMed abstract

Filloux FM, Hoffman RO, Viskochil DH, Jungbluth H, Creel DJ.
Ophthalmologic features of Vici syndrome.
J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2014;51(4):214-20. PubMed abstract

Bonkowsky JL, Nelson C, Kingston JL, Filloux FM, Mundorff MB, Srivastava R.
The burden of inherited leukodystrophies in children.
Neurology. 2010;75(8):718-25. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Holsti M, Dudley N, Schunk J, Adelgais K, Greenberg R, Olsen C, Healy A, Firth S, Filloux F.
Intranasal midazolam vs rectal diazepam for the home treatment of acute seizures in pediatric patients with epilepsy.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164(8):747-53. PubMed abstract