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Dr. John Hamilton, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.9 (46)
Map Pin Small Fairfax, VA
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Hamilton, MD

Dr. John Hamilton, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Fairfax, VA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Meharry Medical College and is affiliated with Inova Alexandria Hospital, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Inova Loudoun Hospital, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and Mary Washington Hospital. Dr. Hamilton, completed a residency at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hamilton an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Hamilton works at Inova Neurosurgery in Fairfax, VA with other offices in Leesburg, VA and Gainesville, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Cauda Equina Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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. Hamilton'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
    Inova Medical Group Neurology Fairfax
    3580 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax, VA 22033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (571) 472-4100
  3. 3
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    44055 Riverside Pkwy Ste 226, Leesburg, VA 20176 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

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
  • Mary Washington Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Herniated Disc Surgery
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Spinal Fusion
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Neuroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Cancer
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chordoma
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Cranial Trauma
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
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Extradural Hemorrhage
Fracture
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Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Malignant Schwannoma
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.9
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    Based on 46 ratings
    Patient Ratings (46)
    5 Star
    (31)
    4 Star
    (2)
    3 Star
    (1)
    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (9)
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    About Dr. John Hamilton, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1235191248
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Maricopa Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Meharry Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. John Hamilton, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hamilton is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hamilton has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hamilton has seen patients for Cauda Equina Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hamilton on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    46 patients have reviewed Dr. Hamilton. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hamilton.

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