Dr. John Denboer, PHD

Dr. John Denboer, PHD

Neuropsychology  ·  
Dr. John Denboer, PHD is a neuropsychologist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in neuropsychology, clinical psychology, and more.Read his story

5111 N Scottsdale Rd Ste 105

Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Contact Information

(480) 993-3879

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Denboer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Denboer "I am a Clinical Neuropsychologist specializing in the assessment and early stage prevention and intervention of dementia (including Alzheimer's disease). I am the founder and Chief Medical Officer of SMART Brain Aging, Inc. I also specialize in the assessment of concussion/traumatic brain injury and perform sports psychology services. I am very grateful for the opportunity to serve my clients. Feel free to call 480-993-3879 or visit my website for more information."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Denboer "Vision Statement (personal):

My vision is to be an honest, dynamic, and authentic presence in the lives of others.  I aim to have a positive impact on my patients and a solid reputation as a thought leader within the scientific and medical communities.  My mission is to use my professional skills and God-given talents to be a light for those in darkness, while retaining and promoting personal and family wellness and growth.  I am true to myself as I change.

Mission Statement (professional):

My mission is to be a dynamic and innovative thought leader in the areas of sports psychology and neuropsychology (concussion and dementia).  I do this by offering scientifically-driven interventions aimed at improving clinical conditions and ultimately contributing to an overall progression of improvement in my clients lives. I differentiate myself through authenticity, transparency, and kindness.  I incorporate and align myself with my personal and family values in my work."

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3  Specialties

  • Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Psychology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Denboer does not have any board certifications listed.

4  Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Concussion
  • Dementia

2  Procedures

  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Carroll College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Va Boston Healthcare System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Denboer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Denboer to family and friends
55 total reviews (38 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

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Dr. Denboer's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Denboer Says:

I greatly value your honest, constructive, and specific feedback, as well as the opportunity to serve you.  Thank you.  - John


Patient Comments (38)

Visited my grandmother's assisted living home and offered a FREE talk. He then proceeded to charge her, and all the people who attended, insurance for the talk. No consultation, nothing. Was not approved by her POA. Absolutely disgusting way to take advantage of the elderly. Beware!
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Dr. DenBoer is helping me a lot... His knowledge and expertise is very clear to me and I am feeling. the good results for now. Thanks Dr.
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He bills insurance and bills your credit cards on file without your permission after you leave without telling you about additional charges for his services that are not your copay and office denies and ignores it when you ask them about it, BEWARE!!! Know what you are doing and paying for before...more
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My granny is taking this visual therapy as she ha dementiaand it is slowing down the signs of dementia. Thanks to Dr. John Denboer.
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Dr. Denboer did an evaluation in an assisted living home on my mother with Alzheimer's and billed her insurance without permission from me, her POA. When I called to ask about the charge, Dr. Denboer insisted I was not the POA. Very hard to get information from his office and Dr. Denboer was rude...more
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