Office Address

Department of Neurology 
University of Kentucky Medical Center
KY Clinic, J-401
Lexington, KY 40536-0284

Personal Statement

Dr. Valeria Naranjo is a Child Neurology resident at the University of Kentucky. She was born in Quito, Ecuador, and graduated from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador. She has been interested in pediatrics since medical school and decided to further her education in the U.S., where she realized her passion for child neurology. Her areas of interest include neurodevelopmental disorders and pediatric epilepsy. After completing her residency, Dr. Naranjo would like to pursue a fellowship in those fields.

Dr. Naranjo, her husband, and their children are enjoying life in Kentucky. Valeria enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading with her twins, watching movies, shopping, cooking, and traveling.

Medical School

2010, MD, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador 


2017, Child Neurology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
2015 to present,  Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Fellowship Plans

Pediatric Epilepsy, Neurodevelopmental/Neurocognitive Disorders

Clinical and Research Interests

Pediatric Neurology, Neurodevelopment Disorders, Epilepsy 

Medical Licensure

Kentucky Medical License


  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

Hospital Privileges

University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center 

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Child Neurology Society