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Daniel Roque, MD

Associate Professor
Movement Disorders
Vice-Chair for Outpatient Neurology
Medical Director, UNC Hospitals Neurology Clinics

Clinical Interests

Essential tremor, Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, ataxia, other movement disorders, deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery, botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders

Clinical Research Interests

  • Improvement of different tremors in different diseases through both traditional and innovative methods.
  • Quality of life initiatives for patients with movement disorders.


Board Certified – Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, July 2012


MD, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL, 2008

Internship in Internal Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL, 2008-2009

Residency in Neurology, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL, 2009-2012

Chief Resident in Neurology, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL, 2011-2012

Fellowship in Movement Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, 2015-2016

Daniel Roque, MD