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James Brewer, MD,, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in La Jolla, CA, with another office in La Jolla, CA. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology. James Brewer is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System, UC San Diego Health System and San Diego Veterans Affairs Medical Center.


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Specialties & Expertise

James Brewer has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.


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Locations & Directions

UC San Diego Health - La Jolla Jacobs Medical Center - Surgery

9300 Campus Point Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

UC San Diego Health - La Jolla - Psychiatry

8950 Villa La Jolla Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

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