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    Guillermo Moguel-Cobos, MD

    Movement Disorders (602) 406-6262

    Guillermo Moguel-Cobos, MD, is a neurologist in the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

    Dr. Moguel-Cobos specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. He is trained in evaluating patients for deep brain stimulation surgery and in managing patients after the procedure. He is also trained in giving botulinum toxin (Botox) injections for movement disorders, spasticity, and migraines. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, and the American Headache Society.

    Dr. Moguel-Cobos received his medical degree from Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education). He completed his residency in neurology and fellowships both in movement disorders and in deep brain stimulation at Barrow Neurological Institute.

    Dr. Moguel-Cobos’ research interests are in dystonia, botulinum toxin treatment, deep brain stimulation, Parkinson’s disease, and essential tremor.

    For more information or to request an appointment, please call (602) 406-6262.

    Fax: (602) 406-6261

    Education & Training
    • Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Deep Brain Stimulation, 2007-2008
    • Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Movement Disorders, 2006-2007
    • Residency, Barrow Neurological Institute, Neurology, 2003-2006
    • Internship, University of New Mexico, Internal Medicine, 2003
    • Residency, University of New Mexico, Psychiatry, 2002
    • Internship, University of New Mexico, Psychiatry, 2001-2002
    • MD, Escuela de Medicina Ignacio A. Santos (Ignacio A. Santos School of Medicine), Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, 1999
    Professional Memberships
    • American Academy of Neurology
    • International Parkinson and Movement Disorders Society
    • American Headache Society
    • Parkinson Research Foundation
    • Dystonia Medical Research Foundation
    • Dystonia Study Group
    Selected Publications
    1. Mirzadeh Z, Chapple K, Lambert M, Evidente VG, Mahant P, Ospina MC, Samanta J, Moguel-Cobos G, Salins N, Lieberman A, Troster AI, Dhall R, Ponce FA. Parkinson’s disease outcomes after intraoperative CT-guided “asleep” deep brain stimulation in the globus pallidus internus. J Neurosurg. 2016;124(4):902-907.
    2. Lieberman A, Dhall R, Salins N, Sadreddin A, Moguel-Cobos G, Karis J, Krishnamurthi N. Finger displacement in Parkinson disease: up? down? sideways? Int J Neurosci. 2014;124(5):339-343.
    3. Lieberman A, Dhall R, Dhanani S, Salins N, Sadreddin A, Moguel-Cobos G, Pan D, Santiago A, Prigatano G, Krishnamurthi N, Troster A. Distinguishing the tremor of Parkinson’s disease from essential tremor: finger displacement. Int J Neurosci. 2014;124(3):175-180.
    4. Maier F, Prigatano GP, Kalbe E, Barbe MT, Eggers C, Lewis CJ, Burns RS, Morrone-Strupinsky J, Moguel-Cobos G, Fink GR, Timmermann L. Impaired self-awareness of motor deficits in Parkinson’s disease: association with motor asymmetry and motor phenotypes. Mov Disord. 2012;27(11):1443-1447.
    5. Lieberman A, Krishnamurthi N, Dhall R, Santiago A, Moguel-Cobos G, Sadreddin A, Husain S, Salins N, Pan D. A simple question about falls to distinguish balance and gait difficulties in Parkinson’s disease. Int J Neurosci. 2012;122(12):710-715.
    6. Chansakul C, Moguel-Cobos G, Bomprezzi R. Head tremor secondary to MS resolved with rituximab. Neurol Sci. 2011;32(6):1157-1160.

    About Barrow Neurological Institute
    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.