Leyda Sanchez-Ortiz, M.D.

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Leyda Sanchez-Ortiz, M.D.

Dr. Sanchez-Ortiz, a member of the Pediatric Epilepsy Programis board-certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology. She specializes in childhood epilepsy syndromes, neurogenetic diseases, epileptic encephalopathies, and intractable epilepsies.

Dr. Sanchez-Ortiz received her medical degree at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, then completed a General Pediatrics residency in Pediatric Neurology, additional research training, and a Pediatric Neurology Fellowship there. She later completed an Epilepsy Fellowship at the University Hospitals Case Medical Center at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Sanchez-Ortiz is fluent in both English and Spanish.