Luiz De Souza, MD

In 2015, Dr. Luiz De Souza graduated from Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University in Philadelphia. He completed his neurology residency training as the Chief Resident, at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He went on to complete his fellowship in Pain Medicine at the University of South Florida in 2020, where he learned interventional and non-interventional strategies to manage and alleviate pain.

Dr. De Souza is board certified in Neurology, by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and is board eligible in Pain Medicine. He has been involved in several scholarly activities such as research in the topics of pain and neurology. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN).

A few fun facts about Dr. De Souza:

  • He was born in Brazil
  • He grew up in Framingham, Massachusetts
  • He speaks English, Portuguese and Spanish
  • He has travelled to Germany, Switzerland and Italy
  • His favorite sports are soccer and mixed martial arts
  • One of his side jobs was interviewing UFC athletes for a sports website
  • He lived in Philadelphia, Miami, Boston and Tampa (Tampa is his favorite)
  • His favorite hobbies are reading, going to the beach and spending time with family and friends
  • His favorite movie trilogy is The Matrix
  • His favorite food type is Brazilian churrasco-style barbeque

 

Board-Certified

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology

Board Eligible

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Pain Medicine

Internship

University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine

Residency

Neurology, University of South Florida,
Morsani College of Medicine, Chief Resident

Fellowship

Pain Management, University of South Florida,
Morsani College of Medicine

Medical Education

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University,
Philadelphia, PA

Affiliations/Memberships

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Awards

Epilepsy Service Foundation Medical Scholar

Languages Spoken

English, Portuguese and Spanish

Licensure

Florida