Dr. David Besser practices Neuropathology in Unknown City, Unknown State. Dr. Besser studies, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats conditions that affect the nervous system. Neuropathologists are trained to fully understand and treat such conditions as Alzheimers disease and Parkinsons disease.
Education and Training
MD at the Universidad AutÃ³noma de Guadalajara and New York Medical College
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology- Neurology; Special Certification by New York State in Acupuncture
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Previous Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology, Stony Brook University -
- Charter Fellow in Acupuncture 1995American college of acupuncture
- SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Brandeis university foundation charity
- Brookdale Medical Center
- University of Vermont College of Medicine
Professional Society Memberships
- American Academy of Neurology, American Psychological Association
Articles and Publications
- Chapters on "Advances in Neurology"
What do you attribute your success to?
- Dr. Besser credits his success to his professors, who inspired his passion for learning, his strong desire to help patients and continued education.
Hobbies / Sports
- Family, Friends, Reading Old Classic Books
Favorite professional publications
- All major neurology and medical publications and journals
- Peconic Bay Medical Center
- Brookdale Hospital
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