COMPLETE CARE FOR A COMPLEX SYSTEM
When the nervous system is compromised, it can have a negative impact on an Airmen’s ability to function. Specializing in this very complicated and intricate system, Neurologists diagnose and treat diseases that affect the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. These doctors are highly trained in recognizing early symptoms and use the methods and technology at their disposal to treat diseases through medication, rehabilitation and physical therapy.
- Examine, diagnose and treat neurological diseases and disorders
- Prescribe neurological treatment and conduct examinations utilizing the latest medical technology
- Manage neurological services and diagnostic and treatment facilities
- Serve as a consultant on electroencephalographic apparatus and other neurological diagnostic and therapeutic equipment
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from an approved school of medicine or osteopathic medicine
- Completion of a residency or fellowship in neurology
- Completion of 5.5-week Officer Training School course
- Must be between the ages of 18 and 48
TRAINING & EDUCATION
How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.
OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL
MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION
Maxwell AFB AL