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Nitzmari Melendez-Vazquez, MD, is a general neurologist who specializes in treating young patients with an array of neurological issues ranging from headaches to movement disorders, peripheral neuropathy, seizures and more. Prior to joining AdventHealth Medical Group, Dr. Melendez practiced at Augusta University Medical Center where she served as Neurology Chief Resident. She earned her medical degree at Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, where she graduated with honors and was specially recognized for her clinical and academic achievement. Her research has included the study of rare immune diseases and infections affecting the central nervous system. Awards & Recognition Second Place, Annual Convention of Puerto Rican Pediatric Society; second place, Americo Serra Scientific Meeting; third place, Eighth Annual Ponce School of Medicine Scientific Conference. Differentiators Headache specialist providing various treatment options for headaches and migraines including Botox injections, nerve block injections and headache cocktails.

Personal Interests

My family is my inspiration and I love spending time with them. I love music and derive joy from singing and dancing.

Care Philosophy

I focus on providing wholistic care by partnering with my patients and understanding their needs, hopes and expectations.

Areas Served
Orlando, FL
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

Ponce School of Medicine


Neurology, Child Neurology at Medical College of Georgia

Pediatrics at Ponce Regional Hospital

Child Neurology at Medical College of Georgia - Graduate Education

Pediatrics at Hospital Episcopal San Lucas-Ponce School of Medicine

Transitional at Damas Hospital

Board Certification

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology: The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. ABPN

Ages Accepted

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