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Neurology

Houston, Texas

The Cullen Building at Baylor College of Medicine.
Department of Neurology
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Vitor Hugo Pacheco, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology-Neurophysiology

Clinical Service Area

Neurology

Specialty

Clinical Neurophysiology
Epilepsy
Seizure Disorders

Clinic Appointments

713-798-8259

Consult

713-798-8259

Medical School

M.D., Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil

Internship

Internal Medicine, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.

Residency

Neurology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.

Clinical Fellowship

Neurophysiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Clinic Location

St. Luke's Sleep Center
6720 Bertner Avenue, LUKE-0590
Houston, Texas 77030

Contact Information

Vitor Hugo Pacheco, M.D.
Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, MS NB302
Houston, Texas 77030

Tel: 713-798-0980
Fax: 713-798-0984

Journal Publications

  • McCulloch K, Collins RL, Maestas KL, LeMaire AW, Pacheco V. Validation and diagnostic utility of the dementia rating scale in a mixed dementia population. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2014;28(2):168-74. [View journal article]
  • Acharya JN, Pacheco VH. Neurologic complications of hepatitis C. Neurologist. 2008;14(3):151-6. [View journal article]

Poster and Platform Presentations

  • Pacheco V, Cherian V, Izadyar S, Hrachovy R. Can EEG sampling be used as an effective tool for detecting clinically significant seizures? Presented at the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS), 2012 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas (Feb. 7-12, 2012).
  • Izadyar S, Friedman D, Pacheco V, Hrachovy R. Comparison of detection rates of non-convulsive status epilepticus and non-convulsive seizure in critically ill patients using routine EEG and continuous EEG in a busy county and a private hospital. Neurology. 2010;74(9 Suppl 2):A29. [View poster]
  • Pacheco VH, Chung SM. It's snowing! Seven cases of persistent migrainous visual aura. Presented at the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), 33rd Annual Meeting in Snowbird, Utah (Feb. 10-15, 2007). [View poster]
  • Pacheco VH, Selhorst JB, Chung SM. Does acetazolamide act in intra-axonal flow? Presented at the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), 33rd Annual Meeting in Snowbird, Utah (Feb. 10-15, 2007). [View poster]
  • Pacheco VH, Acharya J. Recurrent myelitis associated with hepatitis C infection. Ann Neurol. 2006;60 Suppl 10:S45. [View poster]
  • Pacheco VH, Hayat GR. Moving fingers, moving toes: A heterogeneous entity. Neuromuscul Disord. 2006;16 Suppl 1:S188. [View poster]
  • Pacheco VH, Selhorst JB, Chung SM. The implication of glutamic acid decarboxylase autoantibodies in nystagmus: A case report. Presented at the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), 32nd Annual Meeting in Tucson, Ariz. (Feb. 25 - March 2, 2006).

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