Dr. Javier Valero-Fonseca, MD

Dr. Javier Valero-Fonseca, MD

Pediatric Neurology | Male | 41 years old

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  • Pediatric Neurologynull
  • Pediatricsnull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Aetna
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Bluegrass Family Health
      • Cigna
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Humana
      • One Health
      • Tricare
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      in Palmyra, Tn |
      Absolutely amazing! Dr. Valero will try and do every means necessary to take care of his patients. Truly a caring doctor. I am not even from Nashville Tn; yet, the trip to make sure my son is getting the best care is definitely worth the 2 hour drive. We love Dr, Valero and you will too. I recommend Dr. Valero to everyone!
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      Great bedside manner, makes my son smile, addresses my concerns. Wonderful doctor and not bad looking either! Wink wink
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      Excellent physician and compassionate.
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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Neurology
      • Pediatrics

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Valero-Fonseca's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
      • Pediatric Neurology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Ataxia
      • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
      • Autism
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Behavioral Disorders
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cerebral Palsy
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Cluster Headache
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Developmental Delay
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Fever-Induced Seizure
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Menstrual Migraine
      • Migraine
      • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
      • Myoclonus
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Neuromuscular Diseases
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Post-Concussion Syndrome
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Tension Headache
      • Tic Disorders
      • Torticollis
      • Tourette's Syndrome
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Tremor
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertigo

      Procedures Performed

      • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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

      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

        Graduated in 1998

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Alabama At Birmingham

        Completed in 2009

      • Residency Hospital
        Texas Tech University

        Completed in 2006

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Vanderbilt University

        Completed in 2010

      • Undergraduate School
        University of Alabama At Birmingham

        Graduated in 2009

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Valero-Fonseca's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
      • Board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Pediatric Neurology and Pediatrics
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Valero-Fonseca's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Valero-Fonseca

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Valero-Fonseca's Care Philosophy

      Deliver the most current, quality and compassionate care; maximizing healthcare resources and making the patient and parents of patients the advocates of their own health.