Zoraya Parrilla, M.D.
Dr. Zoraya Parrilla leads the Brain Injury Program staff at Methodist Rehab and is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Parrilla previously served as medical director for Rehabilitation of Brain Injury and Dysfunction at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. She also was assistant professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
A graduate of the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, Dr. Parrilla finished her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York. She also completed a fellowship in Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation at The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
Her research interests include the psychopharmacological treatment of agitation and decreased cognition after brain injury and the use of anticonvulsants to prevent post-traumatic seizures and sleep disorders after traumatic brain injury.
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