Dedicated Neurology Faculty

The Department of Neurology faculty are professionally and personally diverse with deep clinical and scientific expertise. Our faculty represent a range of experience, including long-established members. Your faculty mentors are committed leaders and teachers who enjoy working in a vibrant, growing university setting.

Emphasis on Basic & Clinical Research

UNM Neurology offers a unique blend of basic science and clinical research. Our basic science is well-funded by the NIH, and our clinical research is contributing to groundbreaking discoveries. UNM offers faculty the rare opportunity to engage in basic science and clinical research within a compact program.

A Different Way to Live & Serve

Our department is focused on education and service. We collaborate with community-outreach efforts, and we all benefit from a broader culture that values work-life balance.

Faculty Subspecialties

Our department represents a rapidly growing list of specialties. We are continuously growing our, especially in neuromuscular, movement disorders, stroke, Alzheimer’s and cognitive neurology, general and pediatric neurology.

Our faculty includes fellowship-trained physicians in the several specialties:

  • Epilepsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • General Neurology
  • Multiple Sclerosis/Neuro-immunology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Memory Disorders

Easy Access to Hospital, Campus & Resources

Walk or easily navigate our Albuquerque campus. With the university and hospital in the same location, faculty and residents have greater accessibility to collaboration and resources.