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James Wymer MD, PhD

Board Certification:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2001
(Neuromuscular Medicine)

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1998
(Neurology)

Contact Information:

AMC Neurology Group
47 New Scotland Avenue, MC 70
Physicians Pavilion, 1st Floor
Albany, NY 12208

Tel: (518) 262-5226
Fax: (518) 262-6261

Specialties Education Details Full Biography Additional Locations Videos

Fellowship

Neuromuscular Medicine

07/01/1995 - 6/30/1997
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY


Residency

Neurology

07/01/1992 - 06/30/1995
Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY


Internship

Internal Medicine

07/01/1991 - 06/30/1992
Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY


Medical Education

MD, PhD

1984 - 5/24/1991
University of Maryland - Baltimore
Baltimore, MD


Dr. James Wymer specializes in the diagnosis and management of neuromuscular diseases and neuropathic pain including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease and peripheral neuropathies. He also sees patients with general neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and migraine headaches. 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 currently a member of several national consortiums to research neuropathic pain and ALS.

Dr. Wymer is part of a team of specialists who offer a comprehensive approach to care, while constantly exploring new and innovative ways to diagnose and treat patients with neuromuscular diseases and neuropathic pain. His research experience and contributions to Albany Medical Center will continue to be a valuable resource to the physicians and patients of our region.

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Latham, NY 12110

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