Dr. Hidalgo is board certified neurologist by the ABPN and in Neuroimaging by UCNS. He is certified in Neurosonology by American Society of Neuroimaging. He completed his medical and neurological training in University of Concepcion School of Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, LSU Medical Center in New Orleans and UT in Houston. He is the founder of the Neuromedical clinic of Cenla and Research Center. He served as a national and international speaker and has multiple publcations. He is the PI and sub PI in multiple clinical trials, especially in the field of stroke and neuroimaging. He is the director of the Stroke Center at Christus Cabrini Hospital and the Louisiana Emergency Response Network, LERN, Region VI. He serves as an Assistant Professor of Neurology for Louisiana State University Health Science Center in Shreveport.
Dr. Antezana is board certified Neurologist by the ABPN. He completed his medical and neurologcal training in University of San Simon School of Medicine, SUNY Downstate University Hospital in Brooklyn, NY, where he served as chief resident. He also finished his fellowship in neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis at NYU Medical School. He is the founder of the Multiple Sclerosis Center of CENLA. This center has a recognition by the National MS society as a partner in MS care. He is treating patients with MS and related conditions with all the approved disease modifying therapies and also manages all other symptomatic treatment of MS. Dr. Antezana has several publications in peer to peer journals and professional meetings. He is the principal investigator in numerous multiple sclerosis clinical trials at his center. He serves as speaker and advisory boards in local and nationwide meetings.
Kimberly Rao, NP is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her nursing educaton at Louisiana College and at The University of Louisiana at Monroe. She obtained her Masters of NP at Northwestern State University. She has nearly two decades of experience as a nurse, and is specially trained in deep brain stimulator, vagal nerve stimulator, intrathecal baclofen pump programming, and injection of botulinum toxin for treatment of headaches and spasticity. She has research experience in the field of multiple sclerosis and spasticity and has been a speaker for the MS Center of Central Louisiana.