Todd Finnerty, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist

Independent Psychologist in Columbus, Ohio
Disability Claim Expert Consultant

Offering telehealth examinations and records review consulting
DBQ's, nexus letters and independent medical opinions and examinations (IME's)
Licensed as a psychologist since 2003

Dr. Todd Finnerty is a psychologist and disability claim expert motivated to ensure that people get the help they qualify for and don't fall through the cracks in the system.

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Please note: Dr. Finnerty is not accepting patients for ongoing treatment but does perform exams and records reviews for disability claims.

Columbus, Ohio psychologist and nationwide disability claim expert Dr. Todd Finnerty

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Sleep apnea secondary to PTSD or other psychological conditions (nexus letters available)

Social Security disability exams from a psychologist

Nexus Letters and/or DBQ's

Do you need a nexus letter and/or DBQ for a VA disability claim? You can learn more about getting a nexus letter or an examination with a DBQ for Veterans' disability claims from Dr. Finnerty at his website

Do you have more questions?

You can read answers to frequently asked questions here.

Interested in seeing if Dr. Finnerty can help you?

You can fill out the referral form below to see if Dr. Finnerty can take your case:

The referral form above is the fastest way to contact Dr. Finnerty for the first time
Dr. Finnerty's office #: (614)696-6706
Dr. Finnerty's fax #: (614)573-0505
Dr. Finnerty's cell phone only if absolutely necessary: (330)495-8809 (please don't text- Dr. Finnerty doesn't respond to texts)
Whatsapp calls are available for international calls if desired
Email: [email protected]

IMPORTANT note about phone calls and phone messages to Dr. Finnerty: If you want Dr. Finnerty to call you back you must schedule a phone appointment for that call back. Dr. Finnerty is currently using Ruby Receptionists to answer his phone calls. While you can leave a message with them, it may take some time before Dr. Finnerty actually sees that message. If you want a phone call back from Dr. Finnerty you must schedule a call back here (a free 15 minute or less phone appointment).

Do you need to speak with Dr. Finnerty directly? One option is to schedule a free 15 minute or less phone call appointment with him here
Do you need a nexus letter or VA disability exam? Do you want an independent disability exam such as for the VA, Social Security or another disability program? The best way to reach out to Dr. Finnerty for the first time is by completing the referral form at the bottom of this website

Dr. Finnerty's office address:

Todd Finnerty, Psy.D.'s office is on the second floor of the building; there is an elevator. The building is on the northeast corner of High St./RT 23 and E. Campus View Blvd.; it is just north of 270 on the north side of Columbus.

Todd Finnerty, Psy.D.
100 E. Campus View Boulevard, Suite #250
Columbus, Ohio 43235
(available by appointment only)
Be sure to include the Suite # if you are mailing something.

Dr. Finnerty is primarily just doing exams via telehealth now but can accommodate in person exams for IME's or special circumstances.

Which states can Dr. Finnerty provide telehealth examinations to?

Dr. Finnerty offers opinions based on medical records reviews to people located anywhere in the world.

Dr. Finnerty resides in Ohio where Dr. Finnerty is licensed as a psychologist (#5979) and can see anyone physically located in Ohio with this license either in person at his office or via telehealth. He can also perform telehealth exams to most states and also many international locations.

A telehealth videoconferencing exam (ex: using Microsoft Teams or Zoom) is an option to anyone located in Ohio and the majority of other states where Dr. Finnerty can legally examine someone via telehealth. Some states will give Dr. Finnerty temporary permission to practice there. In addition, he is a PSYPACT provider and has permission to perform telehealth examinations to most states through PSYPACT (the PSYPACT link has a map of participating states).

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Business entity information:

From 2004 to 2023 Dr. Finnerty spent a portion of his time as an in-house medical records review consultant helping to make decisions on Social Security disability claims in Ohio. The opinions expressed on this site and anywhere else online are Dr. Finnerty's alone and are not attributable to Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) or the Social Security Administration. Dr. Finnerty is no longer contracted with OOD or the Social Security Administration and is now available for private consultations, records reviews and examinations related to Social Security disability claims. If you need an examination focusing on Social Security disability Dr. Finnerty has extensive expertise in the subject matter as he spent ~19 years helping to decide claims, training adjudicators and filling out PRTF and MRFC forms for disability.

Dr. Finnerty was also a C&P examiner in the distant past for both VES and QTC but he no longer performs examinations through VA third party contractors. He now only provides these exams and opinions independently. Dr. Finnerty is not an attorney or VA accredited rep and does not offer advice related to the specifics of filing VA disability claims.

Todd Finnerty, LLC DBA (does business as) Todd Finnerty, Dr. Todd Finnerty, Todd Finnerty, Psy.D., and other names/websites (ex:, etc.).

Dr. Finnerty's Ohio Psychologist license is #5979, his NPI is 1427266741. He is also a PSYPACT provider.

Todd Finnerty LLC does not share your personal information without your permission and uses HIPAA compliant business practices. Dr. Finnerty does use assistants but they only have access to the amount of information necessary to do their job.

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