Lalitha Naga Priya Guthikonda M.B.B.S; M.D.

Assistant Professor

Division/ Program Title:

Movement Disorders Program /Department of Neurology

Mailing Address:

301 University Blvd, Route 0539
Galveston, TX 77555-0539

Office:

9.128 John Sealy Annex

Phone:

(409)772-8053

Fax:

(409)772-6940

Education and Post Graduate Training:

 

  • Medical School : Bachelor Of Medicine Bachelor Of Surgery Kakatiya Medical College, India ( 1996-2002)
  • Family Medicine Residency: Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center, PGY 1 (2007-2008)
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston PGY 2 (2008-2009)
  • Neurology Residency:The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (2009-2012)
  • Movement Disorders Fellowship:The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (2012-2013)
  • Link to CV
Board Certifications:
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Specialties:
  • Movement Disorders
Clinical Interest:
  • Parkinson's disease and parkinsonism
  • Essential Tremor and other forms of tremor
  • Generalized and focal dystonia, specializing in botulinum toxin injections
  • Spasticity ( from stroke, multiple sclerosis, trauma) specializing in intra thecal baclofen pump management.
  • Tic and Tourette syndrome
  • Chorea, Huntington's chorea
  • Gait Disorders
  • Rest less leg syndrome
Selected Publications:
  • Cortical and subcortical brain volumes and clinical correlates in preclinical and clinical Parkinsonism. L Guthikonda, S Red,M Schiess. Poster presentation at World's Parkinson's Congress (WPC) 2013
  • Using eye movements to differentiate subclinical and clinical types of Parkinsonism. Red, B Copeland, L Guthikond, M Schiess Poster presentation at World's Parkinson's Congress (WPC) 2013
Professional Affiliations:
  • Movement Disorder Society
  • American Academy Of Neurology