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Rafael Allende, MD

Rafael Allende, MD

Neurological Surgery
Dr. Rafael Allende joined The Neurohealth Sciences Center at Central Florida Regional Hospital on April 1st, 2008. Dr. Allende previously practiced in Rochester, New York, and held the position of Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. Additionally, while at Harvard he completed a one year Grunnebaum Research Fellowship in the treatment of brain tumors. He then completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in neurological surgery at the University of Rochester, where he joined the faculty upon the completion of his training until relocating to Sanford in April 2008. Dr. Allende specializes in general neurosurgery with a special interest in spinal surgery, including minimally invasive procedures and disc arthroplasty in carefully selected patients, and brain tumors.
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Alzheimer's Disease

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - ALS

Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation

Balance Diagnosis and Treatment

Balance or Syncope

Basilar Thumb Arthritis

Bell's Palsy

Bleeding

Bone Marrow or Stem Cell Transplant

Brain and Nervous System

Cancer

Cancer Pain Management

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar Spondylosis Herniated Discs

Chronic Pain

Compression Fracture

Confusion

Cyst

Dementia

Disectomy

Dizziness

Facet Joint Injection

Fractures

Guillain Barre Syndrome

Head and Neck Surgery

Hematoma

HIV or Aids

Hydrocephalus Cysts

Hyperhidrosis

Infectious Disease

Interspinous Spacer Implant

Kyphoplasty

Laser Disectomy

Lumbar Punctures

Lupus

Lyme Disease

Management of Intercranial Disorders

Management of Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Management of Spinal Disorders

Memory Disorders

Migraines

Multiple Sclerosis - MS

Muscular Dystrophy

Musculoskeletal System

Myasthenia Gravis

Myofacial Disorder Treatment

Myositis

Nerve Compression Syndrome

Nerve Conduction Test

Neuroimaging

Neurology

Neuromodulation

Neuromuscular Disorder

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus - NPH

Pain - Cortisone Injection

Pain - Nerve Block

Pain - Shingles

Pain - Trigger Point Injection

Parkinson's Disease

Post Polio Syndrome

Pump

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Rehabilitation Medicine

Rheumatology

Sarcoidosis

Sciatic Nerve

Scleroderma

  • Neurological Surgery - Primary - Board Certified
  • Graduate Degree: Harvard Medical School - 1996
  • Internship: University of Rochester - 1997
  • Residency: University of Rochester - 2003
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Georgia - 2013
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Osceola Regional Medical Center
  • Oviedo Medical Center
  • Central Florida Regional Hospital