Dr. Leon E. Moores, MD

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Dr. Leon E. Moores, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

Pediatric Specialists of Virginia 8503 Arlington Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22031 Get Directions
(703) 970-2670

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      Specialties

      • Neurosurgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Brain Tumor
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Craniofacial Disorders
      • Fracture
      • Low Back Pain
      • Pediatric Brain Tumor
      • Pediatric Spina Bifida
      • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
      • Spinal Cord Tumor
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair

      Background Check

      • 0
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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        Walter Reed Army Med

        Completed in 1991

      • Residency Hospital
        Walter Reed Army Med Ctr/Ntnl Naval Med Ctr

        Completed in 1999

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Children's National Med Center

        Completed in 2000

      • Undergraduate School
        Usma West Point Ny

        Graduated in 1984

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Moores' Care Philosophy

      Dr. Moores interest in pediatric neurosurgery stems from his desire to help children and their families deal with what is often one of the most challenging and life changing events they will ever face, a diagnosis requiring neurosurgical intervention. The complex emotions that each family develops around the news of a brain tumor or congenital abnormality in their child requires the highest level of compassion and caring in addition to technical surgical expertise.