Dr. Nilesh Vyas, MD

Dr. Nilesh Vyas, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

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Dr. Nilesh Vyas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Inova Medical Group Neurosurgery

8503 Arlington Blvd Ste 200

Fairfax, VA 22031
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Chiari's Deformity
very high
more than 88% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 87% of peers
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

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.


  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Washington University School Of Medicine (Mo)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Miami School of Med.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vyas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Nilesh Vyas, MD
Dr. Vyas and his staff were very thorough, knowledgeable, congenial and clear. He spent ample time reviewing my previous surgery and explained every aspect. I am thoroughly satisfied and confident in his expertise.
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Allen Marcus in Burke , VA – Sep 12, 2018
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Dr. Vayas saw a relative of mine who had a brain hemorrhage. Dr. Vayas discharged her without any follow up care. Just a few days later she developed dangerous complications which required hospitalization and her husband tried in vain for multiple days to reach Dr. V. He NEVER returned any phone...Read More
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RML in Fairfax,VA – May 19, 2018
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Dr. Vyas is amazing, the care I received was beyond excellent. He knew how terrified I was about going through with my surgery, and if it wasn't for him, I doubt I would've gone through with it. From the day of my surgery to the day I left hospital, he visited every day, and talked through all...Read More
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Aileen – Apr 10, 2018
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I was referred by my primary physician. Overall the appointment was fine. However, I felt Dr. Vyas was irritated I visited him for my condition. He ordered tests and did not contact me with the results. I subsequently visited my primary physician and she instructed me to reach out to Dr. Vyas for...Read More
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Lorton, VA – Mar 24, 2017
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After waiting a month to get an appointment with Dr. Vyas in Leesburg, he kept us waiting over half an hour in the exam room. When he finally did arrive he spent 10 minutes with us and avoided our questions. We left with orders for a CAT scan and after completing that test he never called to tell...Read More
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Leesburg, VA – Aug 07, 2016
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