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Jason Margolesky, M.D.

General Information

Jason  Margolesky, M.D.

Contact:

  • Fax: 305-689-4673

Specialties

  • Neurology (Psychiatry & Neurology)

Languages

English

Clinical Areas

Clinical interests include childhood onset movement disorders such as Tourette syndrome and inherited dystonia conditions as well as Parkinson's disease, atypical parkinsonism, essential tremor, Huntington disease, focal and generalized dystonia, tardive syndromes, ataxia, gait disorders, botulinum toxin injections and deep brain stimulation

Roles

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Publications

Biography

Dr. Jason Margolesky joined the Movement Disorders Division of the University of Miami Department of Neurology as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology in 2017.  He was born in Miami, Florida (a rare local). He received his undergraduate degree (BS) in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology (with a minor in religion) at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He then attended Georgetown University in Washington, DC where he earned a Master's Degree in Physiology and Biophysics.  He completed medical school (graduated in AOA honors society), residency training in neurology (served as administrative Chief Resident), and his Movement Disorders fellowship at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. He is board certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Movement Disorders Society. Clinical interests include childhood onset movement disorders such as Tourette syndrome and inherited dystonia conditions as well as Parkinson's disease, atypical parkinsonism, essential tremor, Huntington disease, focal and generalized dystonia, tardive syndromes, ataxia, gait disorders, botulinum toxin injections and deep brain stimulation. He see patients in the University Miami Kendall Clinic, the Lennar Center in Coral Gables, and in the Professional Arts Center in Downtown Miami.

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