Carlos Portera-Cailliau, MD

Carlos Portera-Cailliau, MD

Movement Disorders Neurology| Neurology
Primary Location
Westwood Neurology
300 Medical Plaza
B200
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-206-9819

About

Dr. Portera-Cailliau was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. He obtained a B.A. in Biochemistry & Cell Biology from U.C. San Diego in 1990. He then attended the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and obtained an MD-PhD degree in 1997. His mentors were Drs. Donald Price and Lee Martin.

After finishing a residency in Neurology at The Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston in 2001, Dr. Portera-Cailliau moved to Columbia University for a post-doctoral fellowship in Dr. Rafael Yuste's laboratory. His second post-doc was with Dr. Karel Svoboda in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

He joined the UCLA faculty in November 2004 and has joint appointments in the Departments of Neurology and Neurobiology. He is a member of UCLA's BRI and ACCESS.

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2002

Fellowship

Columbia-Presbyterian Neurological Institute, 2004

Residency

Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, 2001

Internship

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 1998

Degree

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, 1997

Locations

West Los Angeles

Westwood Neurology

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Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Research