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James Cimera, MD

James Cimera, MD

James Cimera, MD

James Cimera, MDJames Cimera, MD was born and raised in the Chicago area. He attended the University of Illinois and received his BS degree. He graduated from medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Dr. Cimera completed his residency at the University of California in Irvine. He lives and has practiced medicine in Fort Lauderdale since 1989.

Dr. Cimera is a board-certified Neurologist and specializes in electromyography, headaches, migraines, Parkinson’s disease, and stroke.





Electromyography, Headaches/Migraines, Parkinson’s Disease, Stroke

Board Certifications
American Board of Neurology
American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Medical Interests
General Neurology, Cerebrovascular disease, Migraine, Multiple Sclerosis

University of Illinois BS Biology 1980
University of Illinois College of Medicine 1984
Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois Internship Internal Medicine 1985
University of California Irvine residency Neurology 1985-1988
University of California Irvine fellowship Electrodiagnostic Medicine 1989

University of California, Irvine – Neurology

University of California, Irvine – Electrodiagnostic Medicine

American Academy of Neurology

Awards & Accolades
Medical Director of Stroke program, Broward Health Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Research & Clinical Trials
Investigational trials in Multiple Sclerosis

Accepts New Patients


1625 SE 3rd Avenue, Suite 620
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
(954) 527-9303

Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hospital Affiliations
Broward Health Medical Center, Fort Lauderdale
Imperial Point Medical Center, Fort Lauderdale
Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale

Insurance Accepted
Auto Insurance, AvMed, Beechstreet, Care Plus (NON-Capitated PCP), Cigna, Devoted Healthcare Plan, Doctors Healthcare Plan, Gallagher Bassett, Golden Rule, Humana Gold, Humana PPO/EPO, Humana Premiere, MMM of Florida, Medicare, Multiplan, Neighborhood Health Plan, Occunet, Private HealthCare Systems, Simply Healthcare plan (No Medicaid), TriCare for Life, United Health Care, and Workers Comp.


James Cimera, MD is a neurologist located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. You can contact his office at (954) 527–9303.

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