EDINBURG, Texas — DHR Health is pleased to announce Roberto Alejandro Cruz, M.D., has joined the DHR Health Neurology Institute. 

Dr. Cruz brings an extensive range of expertise to the Rio Grande Valley. 

He is board-certified in Neurology and the only fellowship trained neuro-immunologist and multiple sclerosis specialist in the region.  

Dr. Roberto Alejandro Cruz

With the addition of Dr. Cruz, the DHR Health Neurology Institute and Infusion Center will be the only facilities in the region administering the latest disease modifying therapies for multiple sclerosis and other related neurological diseases. As part of the Neurology Institute, he will provide a wide range of treatment for disorders of the central nervous system. He will be seeing patients at the Neurology Institute, located at 2108 S. M Street, Suite 4 in McAllen, Texas. The Neurology Institute provides comprehensive medical services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system. 

Dr. Cruz earned his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, Tampico, Mexico. He completed a neuro-ophthalmology clinical research fellowship at the University of Houston College of Optometry in Houston, Texas. He then attended Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he completed a neurology residency and where he was named Neurology Chief Resident. That is where he decided to attend The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School in Austin, Texas to pursue his second fellowship in neuroimmunology and multiple sclerosis. 

For more information about the services offered at the DHR Health Neurology Institute or to schedule an appointment, please call (956) 362-8500 or visit our DHR Health website, www.dhrhealth.com.