Department and Faculty
Physicians in the Department of Neurology specialize in diagnosing, treating and researching the hundreds of conditions and diseases that can affect the brain and nervous system. Mayo Clinic neurologists work closely with specialists in neurosurgery, ophthalmology, neuro-oncology, oncology, psychiatry and psychology, pain management, sleep disorders, physical medicine and rehabilitation and many other areas to offer patients comprehensive care.
Many physicians are active in ongoing research programs, and the department offers several programs for physicians seeking residency or fellowship specialty training.
The Neurology staff at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville includes a behavioral neurology specialist. This consultant has considerable experience in evaluating and treating patients with complex neurobehavioral disorders, and has his own unique interests, expertise and approach to patient diagnosis and management.
The neurology staff has collectively published numerous manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and contributed to many well-known books.
See also: Neurology Staff at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville
You will be assigned a faculty adviser who can provide comprehensive educational advice and personal support. The adviser also serves as a contact point, introducing you and your family to Mayo Clinic and the communities in which you will train.
Many prominent professors visit Mayo Clinic each year. They present their work during morning and late afternoon lectures. Residents and fellows are encouraged to take full advantage of these opportunities to interact with experts from other academic centers and are relieved from clinical assignments to do so.