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  • Joanne Ruelas, LMSW

    Joanne Ruelas is a licensed master social worker in the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center at Barrow Neurological Institute. She works in the Legacy Care Program.

    Ms. Ruelas’ expertise includes providing support, education, and resources to patients and caregivers. She works with patients who have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

    Ms. Ruelas obtained her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in social work from Arizona State University.

    Education & Training
    • MSW, Arizona State University, 2008
    • BSW, Arizona State University, 2005

    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.