Neurologist

For Brainy People

Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases and disorders of the nervous system.

Interview patients to obtain information like complaints, symptoms, medical histories, and family histories.


Examine patients to obtain information about functional status of areas such as vision, physical strength, coordination, reflexes, sensations, language skills, cognitive abilities, and mental status.


Perform or interpret the outcomes of procedures or diagnostic test such as lumbar punctures or nerve conduction velocity test.

Requirements, Hours, and Wages

Hours

On average, a neurologist would work from 9 am to 5 am, five days a week. The time seeing a patient could be at least 30 hours at the least and 60 hours at the most

Common Colleges and College Majors

Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

University of California( San Fransisco, CA)

UCLA Medical Center( Los Angelos, CA)

John Hopkins Unniversity (Baltimore, MA)



College Majors:

Clinical Neurophysiology Residency Pro.

Neurology Residency Program

Child Neurology Residency Program

What You Need to Know and Be Able To Do

Need to Know:

Medicine and Dentistry

English Language

Psychology

Biology

Therapy and Counseling


Need to Be Able To Do:

Active Listening

Reading Comprehension

Social Perceptiveness

Speaking

Critical Thinking

Complex Problem Solving

Monitoring

Cost for Education

All together, the cost for education would be around $22,800 to $42, 472.

Multiple Perspectives

Neurologist vs. Patient

Neurologist vs. Researcher

Neurologist vs. Surgeon

Neurologist vs. Other Neurologist

Ethics and Trends

Ethics

The Materials doctors use

How the procedure is done

The doctor's hygiene


Trends

Electronic health records, new delivery models, academic medical centers, hospital affiliated practice.