Margareth Abreu Saldanha, M.D. Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology Board Certified in NeurologyBoard Certified in Sleep Medicine
Dr. Saldanha is a double board certified neurologist providing care in the specialties of neurology and sleep medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Miami-School of Medicine where she completed her residency in neurology and a one year fellowship in sleep medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital. She has received honors from the University of Miami, Veterans Administration- Jackson Memorial Hospital for her teaching and guidance in the field of Neurology.
Dr. Saldanha was born in Raul Soares, Brazil and as a young child had a desire to be a physician. As a native of Brazil Dr. Saldanha is fluent in Portugese, as well as English and Spanish. She chose the field of neurology because it is one of the few fields of medicine where the exam itself will help you localize the problem. Her field of special interests are migraine headaches, dementia, and sleep medicine.
Dr. Saldanha furthered her education by specializing in the field of sleep medicine, as it is a wonderful complement to neurology. She recognizes that sleep is the foundation of good health and the lack thereof is associated with a number of medical and neurological conditions.
Dr. Saldanha enjoys the challenges of neurology and respectfully recognizes the brain and nervous system are what bring everything together in the human body. She strives to educate patients and their families to help them understand a neurological diagnosis does not necessarily mean their quality of life has to be poor, or that their lives will end. There is always hope!
As a personal mission Dr. Saldanha has dedicated her practice to providing compassionate, affordable, and loving care to patients. Her goal is to educate her patients and their families with honesty as her guiding principle.
Dr. Saldanha enjoys being a part of the community in Miami and is honored you have selected her and her staff to provide your care.