Leonardo Almeida

Leonardo Almeida

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-NEUROLOGY-MOVEMENT DISORDER
Business Phone: (352) 273-5550
Business Email: l.almeida@ufl.edu

About Leonardo Almeida

Dr. Leonardo (Leo) Almeida is originally from Brazil, where received his M.D. degree from the Universidade Federal da Bahia in 2008. He completed his Neurology residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2014, followed by a two-year fellowship in Movement Disorders at University of Florida at Gainesville from 2014-2016. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the department of Neurology as a Movement Disorders specialist. His areas of interest include deep brain stimulation, dystonia, tremors and Parkinson’s disease.

Grants

July 2017ACTIVE
Post Market Clinical Follow Up Evaluating the Infinity Deep Brain Stimulation Implantable Pulse Generator System
ST JUDE MEDICAL · Principal Investigator

Education

2008
MD
Federal University of Bahia – School of Medicine