Neurophysiology Technologists

What is a Neurophysiology Technologist?

Neurophysiology is a part of physiology. Neurophysiology is the study of nervous system function.

Physiology is the study of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of living organisms.

Neurophysiology Technologists are trained in electroneurodiagnostic technology. They usually attend a two year training program. Professionals in this health sciences field perform tests that assist physicians in the diagnosis and evaluation of diseases of the brain, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems, and disorders of sleep using sophisticated electronic testing equipment. Electroneurodiagnostic technologists interact with patients who range in age from newborns to the elderly.