Diagnose complex medical problems by referring to a patient’s history, examining them and conducting neurological tests.
Counsel patients on neurological disorders and its background.
Order neurological tests and interpret the results of neuroimaging studies.
Prescribe and / or administer treatment and medication.
Monitor the behavioral and cognitive side effects of treatment and medication.
Order supportive care services for patients.
Participate in neuroscience research activities.
Liaise with medical professionals in the community and hospitals.
Keep up-to-date with neurological developments, treatment and medication.
Perform specialized treatments such as sleep disorders, neuroimmunology, neuro-oncology, behavioral neurology and neurogenetics.
Perform and interpret lumbar punctures, electroencephalography, electromyography and nerve conduction velocity tests.