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Dr. Dorothy Lyons, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 65

Dr. Lyons

Sentara Medical Group

1950 Glenn Mitchell Dr Ste 20 Virginia Beach, VA 23456

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Dr. Dorothy Lyons, MD is a neurology specialist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1979 and specializes in neurology.


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(757) 507-0600

Dr. Lyons accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lyons' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Seizure Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lyons treats Seizure Disorders more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Lyons treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1
Thrombosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lyons treats Thrombosis more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Lyons treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lyons performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Lyons performs this procedure more than 87% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram

Dr. Lyons' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dorothy Lyons, MD is a neurology specialist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1979 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Cleveland Clin
Residency Hospital
1980
Cleveland Clin
Internship Hospital
1979
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1983
1980
1979

Awards

Dr. Lyons' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lyons

1.8

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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