Dr. Patricio Espinosa

Neurology
Hammond, LA
19 years experience male

About

Bio

Dr. Espinosa founded ECommunity Research, LLC (ECR) in 2012 with the mission of performing the highest quality research. Dr. Espinosa received his MD from <strong>Universidad Central del Ecuador</strong> in 2000. He was the recipient of a <strong>Fulbright Scholarship</strong> to complete a Masters’ Degree in Public Heath from <strong>Johns Hopkins University</strong> , Baltimore, MD in 2002. In 2003, he completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Dementia at the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at <strong>University of Kentucky</strong> followed by an internship and residency in Neurology at the <strong>University of Kentucky</strong> where he served as Chief Resident in the Department of Neurology. He completed a Fellowship in Neurophysiology, Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders at the <strong>Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School</strong> , Boston, MA in 2008. Dr. Espinosa has been Board Certified in Neurology by the <strong>American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology</strong> since 2009 and has been conducting clinical trials since 2001 at the <strong>University of Kentucky</strong> , <strong>Brigham and Women’s Hospital</strong> <strong>,</strong> and at <strong> North Oaks Hospital </strong>, LA. Currently he is the Director of the Neurology Division of the Neurociescience Institute at <strong>North Oaks Hospital</strong> in Hammond, LA and founder of ECommunity Research, LLC. Dr. Espinosa regularly authors<strong> scientific publications </strong>for medical journals and presents his research around the world. He serves on scientific editorial and advisory boards and performs peer reviews articles.

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Neurology

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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricio Espinosa
19 years experience Neurology
Seizures: I agree with previous answers you need to see a pediatric neurologist asap.
A 44-year-old male asked:
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19 years experience Neurology
Neck pain: In terms of the neurological complaints: any patient who has recent onset of weakness and neck pain needs to have an neurological exam and imaging to ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
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19 years experience Neurology
Subdural hematoma: This means that hematoma is causing pressure in the surrounding areas of the brain. The air packets may mean that there was a skull fracture and air l ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Espinosa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Espinosa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Central University of Ecuador School of Medicine, Ecuador
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY HOSPITAL

Awards

Fulbright Scholar

Affiliations

E-Community Research
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