Dr. Carlos Alberto Mora, MD

Dr. Carlos Alberto Mora, MD

Dr. Carlos Alberto Mora, MD

Languages: English, Spanish
Fax: (877) 245-1499

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Specialties
  • Neurology
Conditions I Treat
  • acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
  • autoimmune encephalopathy
  • multiple sclerosis
  • neuromyelitis optica
  • paraplegia
Procedures I Perform
  • multiple sclerosis rehabilitation
About the Provider

Carlos Mora, MD, is a neurology specialist and sees patients at the Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis Center, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Dr. Mora's special interests include diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) and other demyelinating and/or inflammatory diseases of the central nervous system, including paraneoplastic syndromes. He is also interested in tropical neurology, neuroepidemiology and viral infection of the brain and spinal cord.

He received his degree from Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Colombia. He served a fellowship at Fundación Instituto Neurológico de Colombia, and internship and neurology residency at the George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC.

Dr. Mora served a fellowship in viral immunology at the National Institute of Neurological
Diseases and Stroke (NINDS) in Bethesda, where he began work with clinical trials on multiple sclerosis and HTLV-I associated myelopathy. He also served a fellowship in clinical electrophysiology at the same institution.

He has won visiting fellowship, associateship and scientistship awards from Fogarty International Center NINDS National Institutes of Health (NIH). He has also published extensively on tropical and viral myelopathy, multiple sclerosis and his other research interests.

Dr. Mora has a reputation for taking time to listen to his patients and explain their diagnoses. He makes sure his patients leave their first visit with a plan that gives them hope.

Dr. Mora is a Civil War and classic movie buff who enjoys talking with patients with similar interests, including life experience in combat. He also has a special interest in international health and appreciates talking with foreign-born patients about healthcare abroad.

Read details about Dr. Mora's background and accomplishments.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (2004)
  • Fellowship Program: National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (2003)
  • Residency Program: George Washington University Hospital (2000)
  • Internship Program: George Washington University Hospital (1997)
  • Medical School: Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Senora del Rosario (1977)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
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Practice Locations
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Pasquerilla Healthcare Center 7th Floor
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-444-4298
    Fax: 877-245-1499

    Accepting New Patients
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital