Dr. Quiceno received her MD from the University of Miami in Florida and then completed her internship in Internal Medicine and residency training in Neurology at UT Southwestern followed by a fellowship concentrating on the diagnosis and treatment of dementias. She is board certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology and certified in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry by the United Council on Neurologic Subspecialties.  Dr. Quiceno is director of the Cognitive & Memory Disorders Clinic and Education Core Leader of the Alzheimer Disease Center at UT Southwestern.  She serves on the board of directors for the Greater Dallas Chapter of the Alzheimer Association.  Dr. Quiceno is active in clinical research and teaching.


Medical School
University of Miami School of Medicine (1999)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2000), Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2003), Neurology
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2004), Behavioral Neurology & Dementia

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amnesia
  • Dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Jakob Creutzfeldt (CJD)
  • Memory Loss
  • Prion Disease
  • Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Multilevel intramedullary spinal neurocysticercosis with eosinophilic meningitis.
    Torabi AM, Quiceno M, Mendelsohn DB, Powell CM. Archives of Neurology May 2004 61 (5) 770-772


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    Honors & Awards

    • Outstanding Women of Today
      10th Annual Awards Presentation from Altrusa International, Inc. of Richardson, TX (2013-2013)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • Alzheimer Association, Greater Dallas Chapter (2011)
    • Alzheimer Disease Cooperative Study Group (2011)
    • Alzheimer Disease Center (2010)