Dr. Jose Simon Canellas Jr, MD
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Dr. Jose Simon Canellas Jr, MD


Neurology | Male

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Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology Migraine, Parkinson, dystonia, Movement disorders, Multiple sclerosis, Polyneuropathy, muscular conditions,Vertigo, Back Pain, Epilepsy.


Dr. Jose Simon Canellas Jr, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Simon Canellas Jr is affiliated with Westchester General Hospital, Doctors Hospital, University of Miami Hospital, Mercy Hospital, Palm Springs General Hospital, Palmetto General Hospital and Coral Gables Hospital.

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    Miami, FL |
    Fantastic first time experience, Dr was courteous, answered all my questions and made us feel comfortable. Great experience.
    in Miami, FL |
    Never got to meet with Dr. The staff was extremely rude...they demanded to pay the deductible in CASH...They did not even advice me of that when I booked my appointment. A total waste of my time. Horrible Experience....Be Careful....
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    Dr. Simon Canellas Jr' Care Philosophy

    Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology Migraine, Parkinson, dystonia, Movement disorders, Multiple sclerosis, Polyneuropathy, muscular conditions,Vertigo, Back Pain, Epilepsy.

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    •  Specializes in Neurology
    •  Board certified in Neurology
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    • Neurology

    Conditions Treated

    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • Acquired Brain Injuries
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcoholic Neuropathy
    • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
    • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
    • Alzheimer's Disease Without Neurofibrillary Tangles
    • Antalgic Gait
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Arterial Thrombosis
    • Arteritis
    • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
    • Ataxia
    • Ataxia With Fasciculations
    • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
    • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
    • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
    • Auditory Neuropathy
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Basilar Migraine
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Essential Tremor
    • Benign Exertional Headache
    • Benign Familial Infantile Epilepsy
    • Benign Familial Neonatal Epilepsy
    • Benign Sex Headache
    • Binswanger's Dementia
    • Brachial Neuritis
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Injury
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Cancer
    • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cataplexy
    • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
    • Cerebellar Ataxia
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervicogenic Headache
    • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
    • Chronic Headache
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Classic Migraine
    • Cluster Headache
    • Common Migraine
    • Complicated Migraine
    • Concussion
    • Confusion
    • Congenital Neuropathy With Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
    • Congenital Sensory Neuropathy With Neurotrophic Keratitis
    • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
    • Cough Headache
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dementia
    • Dementia, Familial British
    • Dementia, Familial Danish
    • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
    • Diabetic Neuropathy
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Dizziness
    • Drug Rebound Headache
    • Dysphasic Dementia, Hereditary
    • Dystonia
    • Ear Disorders
    • Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease With Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
    • Effort Vein Thrombosis
    • Epilepsy
    • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
    • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
    • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
    • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
    • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
    • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
    • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
    • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
    • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
    • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
    • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
    • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
    • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
    • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
    • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
    • Episodic Ataxia
    • Essential Tremor
    • Facioplegic Migraine
    • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease
    • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
    • Febrile Convulsion
    • Friedreich's Ataxia
    • Frontotemporal Dementia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Genetic Disposition to Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
    • Genetic Predisposition to Migraine With or Without Aura
    • Gluten Ataxia
    • Hand Neuropathy
    • Headache
    • Headache-Free Migraine
    • Headaches (Shunt Related)
    • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
    • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
    • Hydrocephalus, Adult
    • Hydrocephalus, Child
    • Hypertension Headache
    • Icepick Headache
    • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
    • Infantile Refsum Disease
    • Inflammatory Neuropathies
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
    • Intractable Epilepsy
    • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
    • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
    • Lewy Body Dementia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lower Half Headache
    • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
    • Meningiomas
    • Menstrual Migraine
    • Metabolic Neuropathy
    • Migraine
    • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
    • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
    • Migrainous Vertigo
    • Mild Headache
    • Motor Neuropathy
    • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscle Contraction Headache
    • Musculoskeletal Disorders
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myoclonic Seizures
    • Myoclonus
    • Myopathic Gait
    • Myotonic Dystrophy
    • Narcolepsy
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Diseases
    • Nerve Pain
    • Neuritis
    • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
    • Neuromyelitis Optica
    • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
    • Oculomotor Migraine
    • Opsoclonus Myoclonus
    • Optic Ataxia
    • Optic Atrophy
    • Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant
    • Optic Nerve Disorder
    • Optic Nerve Hypoplasia, Familial Bilateral
    • Optic Nerve Tumor
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Optic Neuropathy
    • Opticoacoustic Nerve Atrophy Dementia
    • Orthostatic Tremor
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Pelvic Neuralgia
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuritis
    • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
    • Photosensitive Epilepsy
    • Polyarteritis
    • Polymyositis
    • Polyneuritis
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyradiculoneuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
    • Post-Traumatic Headache
    • Presenile Dementia, Kraepelin Type
    • Progressive Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychogenic Headache
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
    • Radiculitis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Recurrent Headache
    • Refractory Epilepsy
    • Retinal Migraine
    • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
    • Schizophrenia
    • Scissoring Gait
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sensory Ataxia
    • Severe Headache
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
    • Spastic Gait
    • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
    • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
    • Steppage Gait
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
    • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
    • Tension Headache
    • Thrombosis
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tremor
    • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
    • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Ulnar Neuritis
    • Ulnar Neuropathy
    • Vascular Dementia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vascular Headache
    • Vascular Neuropathy
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
    • Vertigo
    • Vestibular Neuritis
    • Visual Migraine


    • Medical School

      Graduated in 1993

      Superior Institute Of Medical Science / Villa Clara

      Graduated in 1993

    • Internship Hospital
      Raritan Bay Mc

      Completed in 2006

      Raritan Bay Medical Center

      Completed in 2006

    • Residency Hospital
      Louisiana State Univ

      Completed in 2009

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Louisiana State Univ

      Completed in 2010

    • Undergraduate School

      Graduated in 1987

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    • Neurology
    • Adolescent Neurology
    • Adult Neurology
    • Behavioral Neurology
    • Brain Aneurysms
    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Cognitive Neurology
    • Dementia
    • EEG-EMG Technology
    • Electroencephalography (EEG)
    • Epilepsy
    • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
    • Functional Neurology
    • Geriatric Neurology
    • Headache Medicine
    • Metabolic Neurology
    • Neurocritical Care
    • Neurofeedback
    • Neurological Movement Disorders
    • Neuromuscular Medicine
    • Neuropathy
    • Neuropsychiatry (Neurology)
    • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
    • Otoneurology
    • Stroke Neurology

    Procedures Performed

    • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
    • Botox® Injection
    • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
    • Botox® for the Bladder
    • Chemodenervation
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
    • Evoked Potential Test
    • Lumbar Puncture
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Neurological Testing
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)