Associate Director Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Cedar-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Jeffrey Wertheimer, PhD, ABPP-CN, is a board certified Clinical Neuropsychologist, Associate Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Chief of Psychology and Neuropsychology Services at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the California Rehabilitation Institute. He is also the Director of Training for the Neuropsychology Division. Dr. Wertheimer's provides neuropsychological and psychological assessments, psychotherapy, behavioral management and pain management intervention in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Wertheimer is also the Chief Research Consultant for The Parkinson Alliance. Dr. Wertheimer focuses a significant amount of time in research activities, preparing scientific manuscripts and lecturing nationally and internationally. His research interests include cognitive and neuropsychiatric profiles in movement disorders (i.e., Parkinson's disease and deep brain stimulation outcomes), cognitive and functional outcomes in individuals who have sustained acquired brain injury, psychological adjustment and resilience in the context of medical conditions such as Parkinson’s and Cancer, and inter-professional collaboration.