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Hayley B. Kristinsson, PsyD, is a UCI Health neuropsychologist whose clinical interests include memory disorders and general neurology.

Hayley B. Kristinsson, PsyD

Specialties

Clinical Neuropsychology

Clinical Interests

neurodegenerative disorders, stroke, traumatic brain injury, movement disorders, epilepsy, sports-related concussion

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Language
  • English
Fellowship
Sports Concussion InstitutePostdoctoral Fellow - Neuropsychology
Grad School
Wright State University School of Professional Psychology
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Neurology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Director of Clinical Training, Adult Neuropsychology — Department of Neurology
More Information

Hayley B. Kristinsson, PsyD, is a board-certified UCI Health neuropsychologist whose clinical interests include memory loss, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive issues in aging, neuropsychological testing and neurological disorders.

She earned a doctorate in psychology at Wright State University's School of Professional Psychology in Dayton, Ohio, followed by an internship in neuropsychology at the Wallace Kettering Neuroscience Institute in Dayton. She then completed a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Sports Concussion Institute in Los Angeles, where she worked with professional athletes to diagnose and treat sports-related concussions.

Kristinsson's research interests include clinical trials in neurodegenerative disorders and examining cognitive markers that can be used to predict conversion to dementia in older adults.

She is passionate about working with older adults who have neurodegenerative disorders and providing accurate diagnoses to inform treatment planning. Her focus is on offering thorough assessments of patients' cognitive functioning to improve the quality of life of older adults with neurodegenerative disorders.

Kristinsson, who is certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. sees patients in Orange, Irvine and Newport Beach. She also sees patients at UCI Health — Irvine.

UCI Health Neurology Services
UCI Medical Center, Pavilion 1
101 The City Drive South, Building 30
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7720
Fax: 855-209-8413
Joe C. Wen & Family Center for Advanced Care
19200 Jamboree Road
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: 714-456-7002