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Nuria Lacuey Lecumberri, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
McGovern Medical School, UTHealth

Nuria Lacuey Lecumberri, MD, has been practicing medicine since 2008. She sees adult patients for a variety of neurological disorders and conditions. Dr. Lacuey Lecumberri is fellowship trained in epilepsy and neurophysiology. She has been published in numerous articles and in 2018, was awarded a PhD Cum Laude for her thesis on sudden unexpected death in epilepsy.

Dr. Lecumberri is an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology. Her current research studies include “the analysis of breathing during epileptic seizures” and “the localization of brain areas involved in breathing regulation.”


Medical School
Universidad de Navarra, 2007

Graduate School
Vall d’Hebron University Hospital, 2015

Case Western Reserve University, 2016

University Hospitals of Cleveland, 2015

Vall d’Hebron University Hospital, 2012

Clinical Interests

Epilepsy, Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy, Stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG), Clinical Neurophysiology, Intraoperative Monitoring, Critical Care EEG

Dr Lacuey Lecumberri, MD

Dr. Lacuey Lecumberri Sees Patients at:
UTHealth Neurosciences Neurology
6410 Fannin St., Suite 1014
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: (832) 325-7080

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