Raissa Villanueva, MD, Neurology, Rochester, NY, Highland Hospital


Neurology Rochester, NY

Headache, Neurophysiology

Associate Professor, Division Chief General Neurology and Headache, U of Rochester Sch of Med & Dentistry

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  • Dr. Raissa Villanueva is a neurologist in Rochester, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Highland Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice 12 years. She specializes in headache and neurophysiology and is experienced in general neurology, electromyography, and clinical neurophysiology.

Education & Training

  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterFellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2009 - 2010
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterResidency, Neurology, 2006 - 2009
  • University of Rochester
    University of RochesterInternship, Internal Medicine, 2005 - 2006
  • New York Medical College
    New York Medical CollegeClass of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2009 - 2022
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • 8 Types of Headaches—and How to Get Rid of Them
    8 Types of Headaches—and How to Get Rid of ThemNovember 8th, 2019

Hospital Affiliations