B. Sklar, MD
Dr. Sklar was born in New York and grew up in Potomac, Maryland.
He returned to the metropolitan Washington, DC area after having
spent several years in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Georgia for
his education and medical training. His medical specialties include:
Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy, Neuromuscular
Disease, Sleep Medicine and Migraines. Dr. Sklar has practiced
with Inova ALFA Neurology since completing his training
Degrees and Certifications
Dr. Sklar earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biopsychology
from the University of Michigan in 1993 and his MD degree in
1998 from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After
completing an internship in internal medicine in the University
of Maryland Medical System, he completed his neurology residency
and Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship at Emory University in
Atlanta, Georgia. His fellowship training has given him additional
expertise in neurophysiologic testing including EEG and EMG/NCS,
which is used in the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, seizures,
and neuromuscular disorders.
Dr. Sklar is Board Certified in: Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology,
Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and Vascular Neurology.
Dr. Sklar was named on the “Top Rated Doctors” list in the February 2010 issue of Northern Virginia Magazine.
Dr. Sklar was also named as a “Top Doctor” in Washingtonian
Magazine in 2008 and 2010.
Dr. Sklar is a member of the:
- American Academy of Neurology
- American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic
- American Academy of Sleep Medicine
- Medical Society of Virginia
- Medical Society of Northern Virginia
Teaching and Research
At Emory University, Dr. Sklar was an instructor
and lecturer in various neurology topics, including neurophysiology,
neurobiology, epilepsy and neuropathology. He has recently served
as the Neurology Clerkship Director at the VCU School of Medicine,
Inova Campus, and has lectured medical residents and medical students
on a variety of neurological conditions, including acute stroke,
seizures, and delerium. Additionally, Dr. Sklar has lectured to
the community on topics including migraine headaches and sleep
Dr. Sklar has also been involved in clinical neurological research.
You may also wish to refer to information
about our other physicians:
Cochran, MD, FACP
Lewis B. Eberly, MD, PhD
Sonalee Kulkarni, MD
Sakib S. Qureshi, MD
Anowar Hossain, MD
Sanjiv Sahoo, MD
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