Dr. Richard Salazar Montero, MD

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Dr. Richard Salazar Montero, MD

Neurology | Male

Jackson Clinic 1801 Pine St Ste 202, Montgomery, AL 36106 Get Directions
(334) 293-8082

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My main interests include parkinson's disease and parkinsonism, essential tremor, dystonia, dementias, huntington's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy, encephalopathies, autoimmune...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Neurology

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      • Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Aneurysm
      • Anterior Horn Disease
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Disorders
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebral Palsy
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Corticobasal Degeneration
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Dementia
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Diplopia
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Frontotemporal Dementia
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Huntington's Disease
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
      • Leukodystrophy
      • Lewy Body Dementia
      • Meningiomas
      • Migraine
      • Movement Disorders
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Multiple System Atrophy
      • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
      • Myasthenia Gravis
      • Myelopathy
      • Myoclonus
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Parkinsonism
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Post-Concussion Syndrome
      • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spasticity
      • Spine Disorders
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Thrombosis
      • Tic Disorders
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertigo

      Procedures Performed

      • Baclofen Pump Therapy
      • Botox® Injection
      • Deep Brain Stimulator Programming
      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • Lumbar Puncture
      • Occipital Nerve Block
      • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Cayetano Heredia University

        Graduated in 2005

      • Internship Hospital
        Henry Ford Hospital

        Completed in 2009

      • Residency Hospital
        Henry Ford Hospital

        Completed in 2012

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

        Completed in 2013

      • Undergraduate School
        Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia / Academic Program of Medicine

        Graduated in 2001

      Awards & Recognition

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Salazar Montero's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurology
      • Board certified in Neurology
      • Malpractice claims in Alabama not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Salazar Montero's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Salazar Montero

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Salazar Montero's Care Philosophy

      My main interests include parkinson's disease and parkinsonism, essential tremor, dystonia, dementias, huntington's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy, encephalopathies, autoimmune disorders (e.g. myasthenia gravis), among others.

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      Dr. Salazar Montero says...

      1. Parkinson's disease and related movement disorders: Fellowship trained in comprehensive management of Parkinson's patients. Great experience treating hundreds of Parkinson's patients. Active participation in research studies.

      2. Stroke: Former medical director of a primary stroke center in southern Colorado.

      3. Multiple Sclerosis: Great experience treating MS patients. Excellent interpretation of MRI studies. Co-author of a Neuroimaging book published by Cambridge Press.

      4. Dementias: Performs a thorough mental exam. Interpretation of PET scans.

      5. Epilepsy: Trained in VNS programming.

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      Dr. Salazar Montero says...

      1. Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS): Fellowship trained in DBS programming and troubleshooting of complicated cases.

      2. Botox Injections: Fellowship trained. Great experience in the use of Botox for various indications. For instance, chronic migraine headaches, cervical dystonia, spasticity, hemifacial spasms, excessive drooling.

      3. Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS): Trained in VNS programming for selected epilepsy patients.

      4. Intrathecal Baclofen pump (ITB) programming: Trained in ITB programming for cases of severe spasticity. For instance, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, stroke or MS.