Victor Velez, MD

Dr Victor Velez
Telephone: 
9544149750
Fax: 
9544149751
Languages: 
English
Spanish
Specialty/Specialties: 
Neurology
Holy Cross Medical Group: 
Y

Focus Areas
Movement Disorders  

Education
2015-2016
University Of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Movement Disorders Fellow

2014-2015
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow

2011-2014
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Neurology Residency

2010-2011
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine 
Internal Medicine Internship

2006-2010
Universidad Central del Caribe- School of Medicine
Medicine Doctor
Magna Cum Laude

2001-2006
Universidad de Puerto Rico- Recinto Universitario de Mayaguez 
B.A. in Industrial Microbiology
Magna Cum Laude

2001-2006
Universidad de Puerto Rico- Recinto Universitario de Mayaguez
B.A. in Biology
Magna Cum Laude

Honors and Awards

2014, Resident Teacher of the Year. Neurology Residency Graduation. University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

2009-2010, Alpha Omega Alpha, Universidad Central del Caribe- School of Medicine

2001-2006, Honor Student of the Biology Department of the University of PR, Mayaguez Campus


Research Experience

August 2005, Undergraduate Research Assistant, University of PR, Mayaguez Campus

Ecology Of Criptococcus neoformans


Summer 2002, Marc/Sloan Research Workshop

University of PR, Mayaguez Campus 

 

Abstracts/Publications

Velez-Aldahondo V, Shah N, Cassanova T, Koch S. Hyperglycemia Presenting As Left Middle Cerebral Artery Stroke: a case report. J Vasc Interv Neurol. 2014; Nov 7(4): 9-12.

Velez-Aldahondo V, Posas J. Central Pontine Myelinolysis presenting with urinary and bowel incontinence.  Abstract Submission. American Academia of Neurology Annual Meeting 2013. San Diego, CA, March 2013

Velez-Aldahondo V, Gordon-Perue G, Yavagal D. Non-Tubercular Basilar Meninigitis and Vasculitis after Transphenoidal Surgery and Mesh Placement. Abstract Submission. American Academia of Neurology Annual Meeting 2013. San Diego, CA, March 2013


Professional Membership

1. American Academy of Neurology

2. Movement Disorders Society

3. Alpha Omega Alpha

-President, UCC chapter

4. American Medical Association 

5. General Students Council, Universidad Central del Caribe

6. Honor Society Beta Beta Beta

7. Golden Key Member Student

8. General Student Council, Universidad de PR, Mayaguez Campus 

-Vice Presidente Facultad Artes y Ciencias

9. Phi Delta Gamma Fraternity

Location

4725 N. Federal Highway Neuroscience Institute
33308 Fort Lauderdale , FL

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