Dr. Eric Sklar, MD

Dr. Eric Sklar, MD

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Vascular Neurology  |  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Eric Sklar, MD is a vascular neurology doctor who practices in Fairfax, VA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.Read his story

Inova Medical Group - Neurology II

8505 Arlington Blvd Ste 450

Fairfax, VA 22031
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Sklar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sklar "A specialty care physician board certified in vascular neurology, neurology, clinical neurophysiology, sleep medicine with Inova Medical Group Neurology."
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Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Mercy Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sklar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sklar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sklar to family and friends
3.2
based on 10 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sklar's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Fairfax, VA |
I have been seeing Dr Sklar for 6 years. He is one of my favorite doctors I've ever seen. He is straight forward, listens to my concerns and explains anything I ask him to. I have never left his office feeling like I'm not important to him. I have no intentions of ever finding a new neurologist...more
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Germantown, MD |
A very kind and great guy. Go visit him.
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Alexandria, VA |
I wouldn't send my worst enemy to this Doctor! His lack of empathy is deplorable! He is unfriendly, has little ability to talk with the patient and pretty much reads results from a computer screen without addressing the patient directly. I found him condescending and rude. I hope his parents are...more
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Arlington, VA |
Dr. Sklar has treated my mother for dementia and presumed Alzheimer's disease for 3 years. While pleasant and no doubt skilled in other areas of neurology, he has either very little interest or expertise in this condition. After a year, his clinical evaluation of her cognitive and memory ability...more
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Fairfax, VA |
Clinic staff, front desk and his nurses were polite, efficient and competent. Dr Sklar though he was competent and helped w my condition, failed to explain the tests I was to endure and how painful they would be. His cellphone went off not once but TWiCE and he had the gall to stop and text in the...more
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Dr. Sklar accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
    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
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
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