Dr. Joseph C. Watson, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 49

8230 Boone Blvd Suite 360
Vienna, VA 22182
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Dr. Watson's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Want to provide the best surgical skill in the context of a caring and calm environment. My patients do not need the extra hassle of indifferent treatment in the office, as their troubles should be lessened, not augmented.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally-Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Reconstruction
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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  • Acromegaly
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carney's Syndrome
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Glioma
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
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  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Cancer
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
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Background Check for Dr. Watson

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Univ Of Ca
Graduated in 1991

Internship Hospital

Virginia Commonwealth University McV Campus
Complete in 1992

Residency Hospital

Virginia Commonwealth University McV Campus
Complete in 1997

Fellowship Hospital

Natl Inst Hlth Ninds

Undergraduate Schools

Stanford University
Graduated in 1987
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Watson & Staff

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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