Dr. Seth Tuwiner, MD

Dr. Seth Tuwiner, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Seth Tuwiner, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Lansdowne, VA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

Virginia Center for Neuroscience

19490 Sandridge Way Ste 260

Lansdowne, VA 20176
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Tuwiner

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Tuwiner performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 94% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 91% of peers
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Tuwiner's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo



  • Neurology
  • Brain Injury Medicine
  • Brain Injury Neurology
  • Brain Injury Psychiatry
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects


Read More


  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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.


  • Aba Koushy School Of Med Israel Institute Technology Haifa
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Lac And Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Univeristy Of Southern California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lac And Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Univeristy Of Southern California
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Jefferson Hospital For Neuroscience
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tuwiner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Tuwiner does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Tuwiner and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Tuwiner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tuwiner to family and friends
based on 27 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tuwiner's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

in Sterling, Virginia |
I was referred to Dr Tuwiner by my ENT Doctor and when I first met Dr Tuwiner for the first time I thought wow what a great doctor. He made me feel relaxed from the very first get go and I know I could tell him anything. He had a great manner and said right away lets see what we can do to make you...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Leesburg, VA |
Dr. Tuwiner and his staff are extremely professional, very personable, kind and caring. During our interaction with Dr. Tuwiner, I definitely felt that we were in capable and talented "hands!" We are blessed to have found such a great neurologist in Loudoun County
Flag this
Was this helpful?
VA |
I have only had one phone call to Dr. Tuwiners office with concerns about my father, dementia, and driving. He and his office staff addressed the situation swiftly and appropriately. I am so grateful. Thank you!
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Alexandria, VA |
Dr. Tuwiner is without question the most thorough, thoughtful, compassionate professional in medicine. His diagnosis was spot on, the comprehensiveness of his assessment of the issue was mind-boggling, and his knowledge of neurology was accessible to me because he was patient and explicit in his...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Ashburn |
I started seeing Dr. Tuwiner for my migraines. He immediately ordered tests my other neurologists hadn't. Because of one of these tests another issue was uncovered. He referred me to another Dr. and when I went to check out Sandy (front desk) had already made an appt for me with the new Dr. She is...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Tuwiner

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tuwiner accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Tuwiner has admitting privileges

StoneSprings Hospital Center
24440 Stone Springs Blvd.
Dulles, VA 20166
View Hospital Profile
Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
View Hospital Profile