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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Eric B Sklar, MD

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Eric Sklar, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Sleep Medicine, Vascular Neurology, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Alzheimer's Disease, Brain Problems and Treatment, Headaches, Sleep Studies

Years of Experience

22

Gender

Male

Languages

English
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About Eric Sklar, MD

Dr. Eric Sklar is a neurologist who is board certified in neurology, sleep medicine, clinical neurophysiology and vascular neurology with more than 17 years of experience. He treats patients with a wide variety of neurological disorders, including sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy, migraine headaches, dementia and epilepsy. He serves as Medical Director of the Inova Sleep Disorders Program.

Dr. Sklar is also an Assistant Professor at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Inova Campus, having previously served in a similar role through the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine at the Inova Campus. Throughout his career, Dr. Sklar has stayed involved in teaching medical students and residents on various neurologically related medical topics. He has also served as the inaugural Clerkship Director for the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in neurology.

Dr. Sklar's goal is to help diagnose and manage his patients’ neurologic illnesses while keeping their symptoms at a minimum so they can remain functional in their family, personal, and professional lives. Favorite parts of his job include helping patients recover from their neurological ailments and teaching medical students.

He is a native of Montgomery County, MD, and resides in Potomac, MD, with his wife and three sons. He enjoys watching movies, local sports and spending time with his family.

Memberships/Awards/Accreditations

  • Member, American Association of Sleep Medicine
  • Member, Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology
  • Top Doctor honors, Washington magazine (2008, 2010)
  • Top Doctor honors, Northern Virginia magazine (2010, 2011)
  • Top Doctor honors, Washington Consumer’s Checkbook (2014, 2015)

Published Blog Posts and Other Media

Digital Media

Background

Medical Education

Temple University School of Medicine 1998

Internships

Mercy Medical Center
Training Specialty: Medicine
6/24/1998 - 6/23/1999

Residency

Emory University School of Medicine
Training Specialty: Neurology
7/1/1999 - 6/30/2002

Fellowships

Emory University School of Medicine
Training Specialty: Clinical Neurophysiology
7/1/2002 - 6/30/2003

Board Certification

Sleep Medicine, Vascular Neurology, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

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