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Neuropsychology Clinic

Vanderbilt’s Neuropsychology Clinic provides care to adults experiencing behavioral and cognitive changes related to underlying medical conditions. Specifically, our neuropsychologists conduct assessments to aid in diagnosis, monitoring behavioral and cognitive changes over time, as well as informing and directing treatment.

Conditions We Treat

We treat a full range of cognitive problems associated with the following conditions, including:

Meet Your Care Team

Nikhil S. Banerjee

Nikhil S. BanerjeePhD

    Alzheimer's Disease, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Clinical Neuropsychology, Dementia, Mild Cognitive Impairment, Movement Disorders, Neurology
Laura Brown Coulam

Laura Brown CoulamPhD

    Alzheimer's Disease, Clinical Neuropsychology, Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Dementia, Neuropsychology, Neurosciences, Stroke and Cerebrovascular
Ciaran M. Considine

Ciaran M. ConsidinePhD

    Brain Tumors, Clinical Neuropsychology, Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Movement Disorders, Neurology, Neuropsychology, Neurosciences
Kaltra Dhima

Kaltra DhimaPhD

    Clinical Neuropsychologist, Clinical Neuropsychology, Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Neuropsychology, Neurosciences
Katherine Gifford

Katherine GiffordPsy.D.

    Clinical Neuropsychology, Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Neurosciences, Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine
Alphonso A. Smith

Alphonso A. SmithPhD, MA, BS

    Clinical Neuropsychologist, Clinical Neuropsychology, Dementia, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Neurosciences, Stroke and Cerebrovascular

Why Choose Neuropsychology Clinic at Vanderbilt

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    Expert care

    Our team includes board certified neuropsychologists with over five decades of combined experience in neuropsychological assessment across the full breadth of neurological, psychiatric, and other medical conditions.

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    Comprehensive Personalized Care

    Our neuropsychologists carefully review each case to tailor assessments to the unique needs of each patient. Immediately following the assessment, you will receive feedback about your neuropsychologist’s impressions and be able to ask questions.

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    Coordinated care

    Our neuropsychologists work closely with other neurology specialists and neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, cardiologists, internists, hematologists, oncologists, physiatrists, transplant surgeons and more. This allows our doctors to communicate and consult with specialists most relevant to your cognitive health.


Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 24100
Nashville, TN 37204
1500 21st Avenue South, The Village at Vanderbilt, Suite 1506
Nashville, TN 37212
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3930
Nashville, TN 37232
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.