Dr. Patricio Espinosa
Chief of Neurology & Institute Director,
Espinosa Neuroscience Institute
Dr. Patricio Espinosa was born and raised in Quito, Ecuador, where he received his Medical Degree from Universidad Central del Ecuador in 2000. He was the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship to complete a Masters Degree in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, in 2002. In 2003, he completed a post-doctoral fellowship in dementia at the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at the University of Kentucky, followed by an internship and residency in Neurology at the University of Kentucky, where he served as Chief Resident in the Department of Neurology. He completed a Fellowship in Neurophysiology, Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts in 2008.
Dr. Patricio S. Espinosa is board-certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology since 2009, and has been conducting clinical trials since 2001 at the University of Kentucky, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, North Oaks Hospital (LA), ECommunity Research LLC (LA), and at the Marcus Neuroscience Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital.
He was the Director of the Neurology Division of the Neuroscience Institute at North Oaks Hospital in Hammond, Louisiana, from 2012 – 2015. He was the Founding Chief of Neurology of the Marcus Neuroscience Institute and Professor of Neurology at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida.
In October 2021, Dr. Espinosa founded the Espinosa Neuroscience Institute where he provides state-of-the-art neurological care in Boca Raton, Florida. Dr. Patricio Espinosa regularly authors scientific publications for medical journals and presents his research around the world. He served on scientific editorial and advisory boards and performs peer review articles.