José Gaspar Valedon, MD

José Gaspar Valedon, MD


  • Medical School

  • Ponce School of Medicine (Medical Degree)
    Ponce, Puerto Rico
    University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Campus (Bachelor of Science in Biology)
    Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
  • Internship

  • Maryland General Hospital (Transitional Medicine Internship)
    Baltimore, MD
  • Fellowship

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Epilepsy & Clinical Adult Neurophysiology Fellowship)
    Nashville, TN

A neurohospitalist is a provider who specializes in providing neurological care for patients while they are in the hospital.

When you require hospitalization for a neurological problem, your provider or an Emergency Department physician will coordinate your admission with a neurohospitalist. The neurohospitalists work closely with hospital staff to coordinate your care.

José Gaspar Valedon, MD is part of our Health First hospitalist team, with experience as a neurohospitalist in Florida and Tennessee. Among his tenures, Dr. Valedon was a neurohospitalist at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN and at Florida Hospital Orlando. Dr. Valedon has served as an assistant professor of neurology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and he has experience as an Emergency Room Physician and Ambulatory Care Physician.

Dr. Valedon completed an Epilepsy & Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship and an Adult Neurology Residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He completed a Transitional Medicine Internship at the University of Maryland Health Sciences Center in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Valedon earned his Medical Degree at Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology, graduating Magna Cum Laude at the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Campus.

Dr. Valedon is a member of the American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, American Academy of Neurology, American Society of Neuroimaging and the American Heart Association on the Stroke Council.

Practice Information

  • Residency

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Adult Neurology Residency)
    Nashville, TN
  • Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Memberships

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology ?? Clinical Neurophysiology
    American Epilepsy Society
    American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
    American Academy of Neurology
    American Society of Neuroimaging
    American Heart Association (Stroke Council)

Hopitalist Program Office

  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
  • 1350 South Hickory Street
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.1771
  • Fax: 321.434.1775


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