Baylor Scott & White Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology Associates
The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
University of California, Los Angeles, CA
American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyUnited Council for Neurologic Subspecialties – Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry
Dr. Padilla is a board certified behavioral neurologist specializing in the diagnosis and management of progressive cognitive and behavioral impairments. She is dedicated to providing patients with compassionate and quality care in Texas. Dr. Padilla's clinical interests include the diagnosis and treatment of frontotemporal dementia, progressive aphasia (language impairment), and early-onset or atypical Alzheimer's disease.
Dr. Padilla received her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. She completed a two-year fellowship in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry under the mentorship of Mario Mendez, an internationally recognized behavioral neurologist at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Padilla is on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.
She recently also authored a chapter on “Delirium” in Bradley’s Neurology in Clinical Practice, 7th edition. This three volume text is the most prestigious reference in all of Neurology. Dr. Robert Daroff, one of the lead editors, is the most highly respected Neurologist nationally.
Padilla CR, Mendez MF. “Neuropsychiatric features across Neurodegenerative Diseases.” Neurodegenerative Diseases: Unifying Principles. Oxford University Press, 2017.
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