Carlos Illingworth Garcia, MD

Neurocritical Care and Stroke specialist

    About me

    Dr. Carlos Illingworth is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He is a neurologist who specializes in Neurocritical and Stroke care.

    Dr. Illingworth earned his medical degree at Universidad Catolica Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador. He completed his internal medicine preliminary year at Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Darby, PA, and then his Neurology residency at Drexel University / Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Following this, he completed a fellowship in Neurocritical Care at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. 

    Dr. Illingworth is certified in neurology and neurocritical care by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). His research interests include neuroinflammation, status epilepticus, and intracranial hemorrhages.



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    Education & training

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
    Board Certifications
    Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    Neurocritical Care by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    Medical School
    Universidad Católica Santiago de Guayaquil
    Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Preliminary Year Internal Medicine, Darby, PA
    Drexel University College of Medicine (Hahnemann University Hosptial), Neurology, Philadelphia, PA
    University of Southern California, Neurocrtical Care, Los Angeles, CA