University of Nebraska Medical Center

Lakshman Jayagopal Arcot, MD

Assistant Professor, Epilepsy & Multiple Sclerosis
Associate Director, Residency Program


Lakshman Arcot Jayagopal, MD

Dr. Arcot is an assistant professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He was drawn to neurology given the complexities of the brain and the challenging unknowns associated with the field. His dual interests in neuroimmunology and epilepsy is driven by a passion towards helping patients with autoimmune neurological diseases, which are often manifested by intersection of varied neurological subspecialties.

  • Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, India, MD, MBBS (2004-2010)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, Internship, Internal Medicine (2013-2014)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, Residency, Neurology (2014-2017)
  • University of Washington Medical Center, Fellowship, Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology (2017-2018)
  • University of Texas at Houston, Fellowship, Epilepsy (2018-2019)
Clinical and Research Interests
Autoimmune epilepsy/encephalitis
Therapies in MS and autoimmune conditions
Professional Societies
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Epilepsy
Patient Care
Dr. Arcot provides patient care through Nebraska Medicine at Clarkson Doctors Building North. View his Nebraska Medicine provider profile.