Branko Huisa, MD
Dr. Branko Huisa is the founder and current CEO of The Neuron Clinic. He has more than 15 years of clinical experience diagnosing and treating a vast array of neurological conditions.
Besides general neurology, Dr. Huisa specializes in treating Stroke, Vascular Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. He is a strong advocate of evidence-based medicines which he applies directly to his patients.
Dr. Huisa earned his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University in Lima, Peru in 2003. Then he continued his Neurology training at The University of New Mexico and did an additional fellowship training in stroke and cerebrovascular disease at The University of California San Diego. After completing his medical training in 2010, he joined the Neurology Department at the University of New Mexico and served as Director of the University Stroke Center. In 2016 he became Faculty in the UCSD Neurosciences Department serving as director of the Stroke Fellowship Program and Medical Safety Director at the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study (ADCS), supervising multiple Alzheimer’s clinical trials for 3 years.
Dr. Huisa research interests include Cerebral Small Vessel Disease, brain Aging and Vascular Cognitive Impairment. He has published more than 30 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and reviews for several medical journals in neurology and neuroscience. Many of his publications are listed in PubMed.