Extensive training and experience have equipped Dr. Damann as a leader on our neuropsychology team. She diagnoses and treats the varied cognitive and psychological needs of patients with neurological conditions. She specializes in evaluating and treating patients with concussion, traumatic brain injury, stroke, and neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease. In addition to her general outpatient practice, Dr. Damann serves as a consultant to the Memory Center, the Concussion Clinic, and the inpatient brain injury unit at Golisano Restorative Neurology & Rehabilitation Center.
Dr. Damann completed her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Roberts Wesleyan College in Rochester, where she also competed in intercollegiate basketball and was named an Academic All-American. She earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University at Albany, and completed a two year post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services in Albany, NY. She is board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).
Dr. Damann is an active member in numerous local and national neuropsychology organizations. She regularly conducts professional presentations on a number of topics, including brain injury, memory disorders, and emotional adjustment to neurological conditions. Dr. Damann enjoys supervising psychology graduate students, and she holds an appointment as a clinical instructor for medical residents at the University of Rochester in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department.