Suncoast Neuropsychology

​Joseph J. Sesta, Ph.D., M.P.

Jenna M. Miller, Ed.D., NCSP

Suncoast Neuropsychology is a specialty practice that provides forensic neuropsychological examinations in civil and criminal cases involving:  personal injury, competency to proceed to trial, mental state at time of offense (sanity), sentencing mitigation, post-conviction death penalty appeals and involuntary civil commitment of sexually violent predators.  Dr. Sesta also provides psychopharmacology consultation and maintains an active medical license in Louisiana.  

​ Suncoast Neuropsychology will see children ages 8 and up, adults and geriatric cases on a fee for service basis and provides forensic examinations for criminal and civil cases, pediatric and adult neuropsychological assessment, including psychoeducational testing, but does not provide psychotherapy services and does not accept insurance.

Dr. Joseph J. Sesta is the only Forensic Neuropsychologist in Florida with:

Ph.D. in Neuropsychology
Postdoctoral degree in Clinical Psychopharmacology
Internship & Residency in Forensic Psychology
Ivy League Medical School Fellowship in Neuropsychology
Dual licensed by Board of Psychology (FL) & Medicine (LA)

Triple Board Certified in:
Pediatric Neuropsychology
Medical Psychology

Added Qualifications in Forensic Neuropsychology
Former Civilian Prescribing Psychologist, United States Army
Former Civilian Neuropsychologist, United States Army
24 Years Experience

Dr. Sesta has been accepted as an expert in 170+ trials:
17 Judicial Circuits in FL
2   Judicial Circuits in LA
2   United States District Courts (FL, LA)
Our Services
Suncoast Neuropsychology offers a wide variety of services pertaining to Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychopharmacology
  1. Forensic Neuropsychology
  2. Clinical Psychopharmacology
  3. Neuropsychological Assessment
  4. Educational Evaluations
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Suncoast Neuropsychology’s home office is located in the quaint bayside town of Apollo Beach Florida, a bedroom community of Tampa. Apollo Beach is also conveniently located about 50 minutes north of Sarasota and about an hour and a half away from Orlando. The two closest airports are Tampa International Airport (About 40 minutes) and Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (about 50 minutes).
  1. Beach
  2. Ariel
  3. Sunset
  4. Manatee
  5. Manatee
  6. Harbour Point