Neurology Associates of Brevard Welcomes Jennifer E. Matos-Rodriguez, MD

October 5, 2011

MELBOURNE, FL – Neurologist Jennifer E. Matos-Rodriguez, M.D., has joined Neurology Associates of Brevard, one of Wuesthoff Health System’s physician clinics.

As a neurologist, Dr. Matos-Rodriguez diagnoses and treats injuries and illnesses that affect the brain, spine and nervous system including:

  • Epilepsy and other seizure disorders;
  • Stroke;
  • Various headaches including migraine, cluster and tension headaches;
  • Multiple Sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
  • Parkinson’s Disease;
  • Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia;

Dr. Matos-Rodriguez is trained to perform nerve conduction and electromyography studies in diagnosing conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome and diabetic neuropathy, but has a particular interest in working with stroke patients.

Dr. Matos-Rodriguez attained her medical degree at University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, followed by an internship at VA Caribbean Heath Care System in Puerto Rico, and then a Neurology residency at Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center.  She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Texas Medical Association and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Neurology Associates of Brevard is located at 1051 Eber Blvd, Suite 101, Melbourne. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Appointments can be made by calling (321) 253-2541.