Navigation path


Regulated profession

Back to homepage Back to previous screen

Médico especialista en neurofisiología clínica (Spain)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Médico especialista en neurofisiología clínica
    Generic category in Annex V: Clinical neurophysiology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

     Ley 44/2003

    Real Decreto 183/2008

    Real Decreto 127/1984

    Orden SCO/2617/2008


    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Las actividades  propias de la especialidad de Neurofisiología Clínica comprenden los conocimientos teórico prácticos , habilidades y actitudes necesarias  para el estudio de los patrones básicos en todos aquellos procesos clínicos del sistema nervioso central y periférico mediante la utilización de cuatro grandes técnicas: electroencefalografia, polisomnografía, electromiografía y potenciales evocados sonoro sensoriales, visuales y auditivos .



    The activities of the specialty of Clinical Neurophysiology, based on theoretical and practical knowledge, skills and attitudes, comprise the study of basic patterns in clinical trials of the central and peripheral nervous system by applying four major techniques: electroencephalography, polysomnography, electromyography and somatosensory evoked potentials, visually and auditory evoked potentials.

Each country is responsible for updating information, on its regulated professions, competent authorities and statistics.
The Commission cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information. However, if errors are brought to its attention, the Commission undertakes to correct them, if deemed appropriate.

The Commission is in the process of updating some of the content on this website in the light of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. If the site contains content that does not yet reflect the withdrawal of the United Kingdom, it is unintentional and will be addressed.