Dr. Leon Moores, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Leon Moores, MD
Dr. Leon Moores, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Fairfax, VA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Moores is affiliated with Children's National Medical Center and Inova Fairfax Hospital.

8503 Arlington Blvd

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information
Dr. Leon Moores, MD

Dr. Leon Moores, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Moores' Experience

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Dr. Moores' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Moores "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."

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Brain Tumor
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Low Back Pain
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
4

Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair

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

  • Usma West Point Ny
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Walter Reed Army Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Walter Reed Army Med Ctr/Ntnl Naval Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Children's National Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Moores has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Moores' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moores to family and friends
4.2
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Moores' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Arlington, VA |
Dr. Moores is fantastic. Multiple doctors have reviewed our daughter's before and after MRIs and commented on Dr. Moores' remarkable performance with her surgery. He and his staff helped make an otherwise terrifying experience manageable for our family - helping us understand the procedure, easing our nerves and making our daughter laugh in the midst of it all.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Moores accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Moores has admitting privileges

Children's National Medical Center
111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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