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Deep Brain Stimulation Team

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Jonathan R. Jagid, M.D.

Jonathan R. Jagid, M.D.Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, specializes in the field of functional Neurosurgery and Movement Disorders. Trained at the University of Miami, Dr. Jagid has been involved in more than 600 DBS cases and has lectured nationally on the procedure. He has also been an investigator on DBS clinical research trials.

Corneliu C. Luca, M.D., Ph.D.

Corneliu Luca, M.D., Ph.D.Assistant Professor of Neurology, is a movement disorders fellowship trained neurologist. He is the recipient of the Clinical Research Training Fellowship from the American Academy of Neurology and actively involved in DBS patient selection, intraoperative microelectrode recordings and DBS clinical trials at the University of Miami Movement Disorders Center.

Carlos Singer, M.D.

Carlos Singer, M.D.Professor of Neurology, is Director of the University of Miami Movement Disorders Center-a National Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence. He has been involved in multiple research studies at the University of Miami and has been a member of the Department of Neurology faculty since 1989.

Bonnie Levin, Ph.D.

Bonnie LevinAssociate Professor of Neurology, serves as the neuropsychologist for the DBS program. She has reviewed DBS protocols and research at a national level and is very experienced in the screening of patients from a neuropsychological standpoint.

Henry Moore, M.D.

Boonie LevinAssistant Professor of Neurology, he is movement disorders fellowship trained and actively engaged in selection and treatment of DBS patients.

Lissette Perez

Lissette Perez Senior Administrative Assistant to Corneliu C. Luca, M.D., Ph.D.

To schedule an appointment
with a board-certified DBS specialist, please call (305) 243.2781,
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Eastern Time.


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