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What kind of doctor can prescribe testing for a learning disability? Where would you then go for testing?
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree
In brief: Many
Your family doctor usually directs the care you receive and the specialists you see.
Testing psychologists may perform some of the evaluation, as could a neurologist or developmentalist. Speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, and educational specialists may also be involved.

In brief: Many
Your family doctor usually directs the care you receive and the specialists you see.
Testing psychologists may perform some of the evaluation, as could a neurologist or developmentalist. Speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, and educational specialists may also be involved.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Neurologist
Testing is done by a neuropsychologist.
After results are available,either a neurologist or psychiatrist may prescribe medication.

In brief: Neurologist
Testing is done by a neuropsychologist.
After results are available,either a neurologist or psychiatrist may prescribe medication.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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