James P. Wymer, MD, PhD, CPI, FAAN

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james.wymer@neurology.ufl.edu

Dr. James Wymer is a neurologist and professor practicing at The University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. He specializes in the diagnosis and management of neuromuscular diseases including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease, muscles diseases and peripheral neuropathies. Dr. Wymer has an extensive experience in clinical research, and has been the principal investigator in numerous clinical trials including studies of ALS, diabetic neuropathy, multiple sclerosis, migraine headaches and epilepsy. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). He is a member of several national consortiums to research neuropathic pain and ALS.

Professional Society Affiliations

Florida Medical Association
Fellow, American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
National Headache Foundation
American Academy of Neurology
American Medical Association

Medical Education

MD University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
Ph.D. University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Internship

Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Ctr., Rochester, NY

Residency

Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Ctr., Rochester, NY

Fellowship

Neuromuscular Disease Center, University of Rochester Memorial Center, Rochester, NY

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