The Department of Neuropsychology at St. Charles offers a wide range of tests and assessments which evaluate behavior and cognition--the thought-processing activities of the brain.
Physicians order neuropsychological tests when diagnosing brain and behavior-related conditions in adults and children. They also use neuropsychological assessments to develop rehabilitation strategies and accommodations for patient who have life-altering injuries or progressive diseases.
Conditions and injuries where neuropsychological tests and assessments may be ordered by a physician include:
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Brain Tumors
- Learning Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson's disease
- Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
At St. Charles, tests and assessments are conducted by licensed clinical neuropsychologists.
If your doctor has ordered a neuropsychological exam, call the Specialty Care Center at (631) 474-6797 to make an appointment with a neuropsychologist at St. Charles Hospital.
St. Charles neuropsychologists also see patients who are begin treated at St. Charles Rehabilitation's Outpatient Network location in Melville. For an appointment, please call (631) 474-6797.