- Office The Neurology Center
- Address 6010 Hidden Valley Rd.
- Suite / Office Suite 200
- Phone (760) 631-3000
- Fax (760) 631-3016
Dr. Paduga grew up in Manila, Philippines. She was a consistent honor student from grade school to college. She was an ICU nurse before becoming a doctor. She graduated Valedictorian with a special award for Academic Excellence in college. She moved to the United States after she finished her medical degree from the University of the Philippines in 2003.
Dr. Paduga did her internal medicine residency in Albert Einstein Medical Center followed by neurology residency and fellowship in clinical neurophysiology in the University of Kansas Medical Center where she served as chief resident in 2010. She co-authored the AAN (American Academy of Neurology) Evidence based Guideline Update on the Treatment of Bells Palsy published in the journal “Neurology” in 2012.
Dr. Paduga is board certified in Neurology and in her subspecialty in Neurophysiology from the ABPN (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology). She is a partner of the North County Neurology Associate. She is currently the stroke director and the neuroscience medical director at Palomar Medical Center. Her practice is hospital based.
Dr. Paduga loves to travel, eat, walk on the beach with her two dogs and play tennis for fun.