The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Neurologist in Washington, District of Columbia is $179,108.
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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Neurologist
Neurologists are physicians who are responsible for all aspects of patients' neurological care, including examination, diagnosis, and referral. They service a wide variety of patients, including those with sleep disorders, spinal cord or central nervous system injuries, genetic abnormalities, and neurological diseases such as Alzheimer’s or multiple sclerosis. Neurologists treat established neurological patients by prescribing drugs or treatments and other therapies such as diet and lifestyle …Read more
Physician / Doctor, Neurologist Tasks
- Examine and investigate potential neurological conditions in patients.
- Advise patients and families about conditions, treatments, prognosis, and side effects.
- Provide patient-specific treatment plans and interventions to manage and treat conditions.
- Order and interpret diagnostic images and tests to diagnose neurological conditions.
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Employees with Physician / Doctor, Neurologist in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 36.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (35.5% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (27.6% more).
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