about Neurology Specialists of Florida


Dr. Michelle Ferreira, DO CEO (Board-Certified Neurologist and Movement Disorders Specialist)

Dr. Michelle Ferreira is a board-certified neurologist that practices in South Florida. She is fellowship-trained in Movement Disorders and subspecializes in Parkinson’s disease, Essential Tremors, Botulinum Toxins, Functional Neurological Disorders, and Gait Disorders. Dr. Ferreira received her medical degree from Nova Southeastern University. She completed her Neurology residency at the University of Miami, and her Movement Disorders Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Florida.

Currently, she is a neurology professor and faculty member of the Neurology Resident Program at Larkin Community Hospitals and Palmetto General hospital in Miami, Florida. She also teaches at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Michelle Ferreira evaluates and treats patients with Parkinson’s disease, Essential Tremors, Cervical Dystonia, Limb Spasticity, Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease dementia, Migraines, Neuropathies, Fibromyalgia, Multiple Sclerosis, Strokes, Trigeminal Neuralgia and Epilepsy. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, Movement Disorders Society, American Medical Association, and Florida Medical Osteopathic Association.

B.S. in Biology, Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale

Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale

Neurology Residency, University of Miami

Movement Disorders Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Florida

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology)