Dr. Javier Valero-Fonseca, MD

Dr. Javier Valero-Fonseca, MD

Pediatric Neurology | Male | 41 years old

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.Read more

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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.Read more

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11 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • One Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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Dr. Valero-Fonseca's Review Details
4.1 based on 22 responses
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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Experience with Dr. Valero-Fonseca
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (22)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (22)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (22)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Valero-Fonseca's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (22)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (21)
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St Anne, IL |
Very thorough,understanding,caring.My daughter stated that she really likes the doctor and feels very comfortable during her visits.
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
Nashville, TN |
Excellent physician and compassionate.
Great experience!
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

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  • 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

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  • 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

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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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.