Jorge J. Pesquera-Molinaris, MD, is a board-eligible Neurologist with a subspecialty in stroke (Vascular Neurology). Dr. Pesquera’s career began with his Bachelor in Natural Sciences with a focus in Human Biology from the University of Puerto Rico in Bayamon. He earned his degree in Doctor of Medicine from Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. After earning his medical degree, he proceeded to complete his internship and served his neurology residency at Tulane University Medical School in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he was appointed as Chief Resident during his last year of residency. After his residency, Dr. Pesquera pursued a subspecialty in stroke by completing a one-year fellowship in vascular neurology at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.

Dr. Pesquera is fluent in English and Spanish. He enjoys Latin dancing and spending time with family.

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (pending)
Vascular Neurology (pending)

Fellowship

University of South Florida (Vascular Neurology Fellowship), Tampa, Florida

Internship and Residency

Tulane University Medical School (Internal Medicine Internship), New Orleans, Louisiana

Tulane University Medical School (Neurology Residency), New Orleans, Louisiana

Education

Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine (Doctor in Medicine), Bayamon, Puerto Rico

University of Puerto Rico, Bayamon Campus (Bachelor in Natural Sciences, Human Biology focus), Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Memberships

American Academy of Neurology
Special Focuses
Neuroscience, general neurology
Ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes
Stroke prevention