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Neuropsychologist

The neuropsychologist is a psychologist who has completed specialized training in the diagnosis and care of cognitive and behavioral disorders.  The neuropsychologist must complete demanding education and training requirements which typically includes least four years of undergraduate school and four to six years of additional collegiate training including internship and residency requirements.  Many neuropsychologists pursue and achieve doctoral (Ph.D.) status.

The neuropsychologist represents an important part of the spinecare team for some patients.

For more information about the role and responsibilities of a Neuropsychologist, please refer to the website of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology at http://www.theaacn.org.



To locate and learn about neuropsychologists who are members of the American Academy of Spine Physicians go to the International Directory of Spinecare Professionals. The directory also identifies those who have achieved credentialed status (Diplomate or Fellow) with the American Academy of Spine Physicians.




Educational Partners

To learn more about your spine. spinehealth, and available spinecare go to the International Spine Assocition (ISA) at www.spineinformation.org. The primary mission of the ISA is to improve spinehealth and spinecare through education. The ISA is committed to disseminating need-to-know information throught the World Wide Web in numerous languages covering many topics related to the spine, including information about spine disorders, spine heath, advances in technology and available spinecare



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