Clinical Services : Neuropsychological Assessment

Neuropsychological Assessment

Neuropsychological assessment includes testing cognitive abilities such as attention and concentration, memory, judgement and problem-solving skills and other behaviors. It evaluates how a brain disease affects thinking skills and behavior. Cognitive assessment is helpful with clarifying a diagnosis and usually forms part of a comprehensive memory disorders evaluation.

Our Center’s neuropsychologists are specialty trained and licensed professionals who have extensive experience with diagnosing and treating a broad array of neurodegenerative conditions, traumatic brain injury, and other brain conditions that can affect cognition and behavior.

Uses of Neuropsychological Assessment

  • Diagnostic information for detection of dementias or other brain conditions
  • Differential diagnosis of dementias vs. less complex conditions
  • Measurement of functional potential
  • Monitor neurodegenerative conditions
  • Measurement of recovery of functioning
  • Measurement of treatment response

Appointments

305-355-9028, option 1