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Houston, Texas

The Cullen Building at Baylor College of Medicine.
Department of Neurology
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Zulfi Haneef, M.D., M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor of Neurology-Neurophysiology

Clinical Service Area



Clinical Neurophysiology
Seizure Disorders

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology

Clinic Appointments




Medical School

M.D., All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
M.B.B.S., Government Medical College, Kottayam, India


Neurology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Penn.
Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Penn.

Clinical Fellowship

Epilepsy and Intraoperative Monitoring, University of California, Los Angeles, Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif.

Clinic Location

Baylor Neurology
Smith Tower
6550 Fannin, Suite 1801
Houston, Texas 77030

Contact Information

Zulfi Haneef, M.D., M.B.B.S.
Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, MS NB302
Houston, Texas 77030

Tel: 713-798-0980
Fax: 713-798-7561

Journal Publications (Selected out of 16)

  • Haneef Z, Lenartowicz A, Yeh HJ, Levin HS, Engel J, Jr, et al. Functional connectivity of hippocampal networks in temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014;55(1):137-45. [View journal article]
  • Agadi S, Quach MM, Haneef Z. Vitamin-responsive epileptic encephalopathies in children. Epilepsy Res Treat. 2013;2013:510529. [View journal article]
  • Haneef Z, Levin HS, Frost JD, Jr, Mizrahi EM. Electroencephalography and quantitative electroencephalography in mild traumatic brain injury. J Neurotrauma. 2013;30(8):653-6. [View journal article]
  • Caporro M, Haneef Z, Yeh HJ, Lenartowicz A, Buttinelli C, Parvizi J, et al. Functional MRI of sleep spindles and K-complexes. Clin Neurophysiol. 2012;123(2):303-9. [View journal article]
  • Haneef Z, Lenartowicz A, Yeh HJ, Engel J, Jr, Stern JM. Effect of lateralized temporal lobe epilepsy on the default mode network. Epilepsy Behav. 2012;25(3):350-357. [View journal article]
  • Suthana N, Haneef Z, Stern J, Mukamel R, Behnke E, Knowlton B, et al. Memory enhancement and deep-brain stimulation of the entorhinal area. N Engl J Med. 2012;366(6):502-10. [View journal article]
  • Chen LL, Haneef Z, Dorsch A, Keselman I, Stern JM. Successful treatment of refractory simple motor status epilepticus with lacosamide and levetiracetam. Seizure. 2011;20(3):263-5. [View journal article]
  • Stern JM, Caporro M, Haneef Z, Yeh HJ, Buttinelli C, Lenartowicz A, et al. Functional imaging of sleep vertex sharp transients. Clin Neurophysiol. 2011;122(7):1382-6. [View journal article]
  • Haneef Z, Grant ML, Valencia I, Hobdell EF, Kothare SV, Legido A, et al. Correlation between child and parental perceptions of health-related quality of life in epilepsy using the PedsQL.v4.0 measurement model. Epileptic Disord. 2010;12(4):275-82. [View journal article]
  • Haneef Z, Stern J, Dewar S, Engel J, Jr. Referral pattern for epilepsy surgery after evidence-based recommendations: a retrospective study. Neurology. 2010;75(8):699-704. [View journal article]

Poster and Platform Presentations

  • Chiang S, Stern J, Engel J, Levin H, Haneef Z. Graph theory based functional connectivity in lateralized temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurology. 2014;82(Meeting Abstracts 1):S50.006. [Platform Presentation]
  • Moseley BD, Dewar S, Haneef Z, Stern J. How long is long enough? The utility of prolonged inpatient video EEG monitoring. Neurology. 2014;82(Meeting Abstracts 1):P5.045.
  • Haneef Z, Lenartowicz A, Yeh H, Engel J, Stern J. Functional connectivity MRI asymmetries in lateralized temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurology. 2012;78(Meeting Abstracts 1):P03.112.

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