James Wymer, MD

James Wymer, MD, FAAN

(352) 733-0111

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Dr. James Wymer is a neurologist and professor practicing at The University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. He specializes in the diagnosis and management of neuromuscular diseases including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease, muscles diseases and peripheral neuropathies. Dr. Wymer has an extensive experience in clinical research, and has been the principal investigator in numerous clinical trials including studies of ALS, diabetic neuropathy, multiple sclerosis, migraine headaches and epilepsy. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). He is a member of several national consortiums to research neuropathic pain and ALS.

Dr. Wymer's clinical interests include:

• ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease

• Neuromuscular diseases

• Hereditary Neuropathy

• Muscle disease

• Multiple Sclerosis

• Diabetic neuropathy

• Migraine headaches

• Neurofibromatosis


Medical Degree
University of Maryland

Board Certification

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology