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Dr. James Leiphart, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.5 (13)
Map Pin Small Fairfax, VA
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. James Leiphart, MD

Dr. James Leiphart, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Fairfax, VA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with Inova Alexandria Hospital, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Mount Vernon Hospital. Dr. Leiphart, completed a residency at Ucla Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Leiphart an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Leiphart works at Inova Neurosurgery in Fairfax, VA with other offices in Alexandria, VA, Falls Church, VA and Gainesville, VA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Leiphart's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Inova Medical Group Neurology II
    8081 Innovation Park Dr Ste 900, Fairfax, VA 22031 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (571) 472-4100
  2. 2
    Alexandria Fairfax Neurology PC
    1500 N Beauregard St Ste 300, Alexandria, VA 22311 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (571) 472-4100
    Monday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30
  3. 3
    Department of Neurosciences
    3300 Gallows Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (571) 472-4100
  4. 4
    Inova Orthopedics - Gainesville
    7051 Heathcote Village Way Ste 230, Gainesville, VA 20155 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (571) 472-4100

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  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
  • Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

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Spine Fracture Treatment
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    3.5
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    About Dr. James Leiphart, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1902874985
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Yale School of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Ucla Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Ucla Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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