Dr. Nestor Galvez-Jimenez, MD

Dr. Nestor Galvez-Jimenez, MD

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Dr. Nestor Galvez-Jimenez, MD is a neurology specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Universidad Mariano Galvez De Guatemala, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas Y De La Salud in 1983 and specializes in neurology.

2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd

Weston, FL 33331

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Top Care Areas

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Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 98% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Galvez-Jimenez "As an academic medical center, Cleveland Clinic Florida provides world class care. Our mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation of their problems, and further education of those who serve. We strive to provide Best-in-Class patient experiences and superior clinical outcomes."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

158  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Akathisia
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Aphasia
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Binswanger's Dementia
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coma
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Encephalitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Focal Dystonia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glioblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Granulomatous Angiitis of the Central Nervous System
  • Headache
  • Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathy - Deafness - Mental Retardation - Absence of Large Myelinated Fibers
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inclusion Body Myositis
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Language Problems
  • Locked-In Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple System Atrophy
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonic Seizures
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neuromas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
  • Opsoclonus Myoclonus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Periodic Paralyses
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Persistent Vegetative State
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Pompe Disease
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Schizencephaly
  • Schwannoma
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spasticity
  • Speech Impairment
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Syringomyelia
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tinnitus
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
  • Wilson's Disease

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • La Salle College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Universidad Mariano Galvez De Guatemala, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas Y De La Salud
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Booth Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Booth Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • MSc, Universidad Pablo de Olavide
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galvez-Jimenez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galvez-Jimenez's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galvez-Jimenez to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Galvez-Jimenez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Gálvez has been great. After being shuffled around w/other Neurologists, I felt Dr. Gálvez stepped in and took the bull by the horns.
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