KINGSTON, N.Y. -- Dr. Julio Vieira has recently joined Health Quest's Kingston Neurology practice and the medical staff of Northern Dutchess Hospital.
A New Paltz resident, Vieira specializes in the treatment of headache, facial pain and stroke. He is a multilingual neurologist, trained in neuroscience and epidemiology with international medical experience. Most recently, he completed a fellowship and research at Montefiore Headache Center in New York City through Albert Einstein College of Medicine on headache and facial pain.
From 2012 to 2015, Vieira completed a neurology residency at the Neurological Institute of New York at Columbia University and New York Presbyterian Hospital. Prior to his residency, he did an internal medicine internship with New York Medical College at Metropolitan Hospital.
Vieira received a master’s degree in public health from Columbia University in 2010 and a medical degree from Faculdade de Medicina de Teresopolis in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
In Rio de Janeiro, he worked as a physician in various settings: home care, hospital and emergency medicine services. Vieira was also a member of the Brazilian national sailing team has previously coached youth sailing.
For information about Vieira or Kingston Neurology, call 845-331-5165 or click here .