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

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.

 

Education,Training & Professional Background

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

         

Professional Memberships and Certification

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

Research Areas

 

Publications on Pubmed