|Dr. Sheba Kumbhani|
Neuropsychologist in Boston, MA
Dr. Kumbhani is a clinical neuropsychologist who provides comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations of adults with neurological disorders, medical conditions that compromise cognition, memory issues, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, learning disorders, and/or mood disorders/psychiatric illness. Dr. Kumbhani’s specialty is in the assessment of cognitive and behavioral changes associated with acquired brain injury. She also has training in the assessment of cognitive and behavioral changes associated with neurodegenerative conditions.
Dr. Kumbhani provides comprehensive assessments of cognitive, educational, and emotional functioning, and tailors each evaluation to address the specific concerns of the client. She also conducts detailed feedback sessions with clients that include information about cognitive strengths and weaknesses, emotional factors, and diagnostic impressions. Concrete recommendations for how to alleviate some of the problems that can impact school, work, or social functioning are also provided. It is her hope that through this evaluation, clients will gain a better understanding of their own level of functioning and feel confident in moving forward with their lives.
Dr. Kumbhani received her doctorate in clinical psychology with a specialization in neuropsychology from Palo Alto University. She completed her internship training at Baylor College of Medicine, with a specialty in adult neuropsychology. She also completed a two-year fellowship in clinical neuropsychology and neuroimaging at Dartmouth Medical School. She received her bachelor's degree in biology and psychology from University of California at Davis. Dr. Kumbhani continues to hold a medical school appointment at Dartmouth Medical School, where her research focuses on the relationship between genetics, brain structure, and cognition.