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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042


Richard F Neville, MD

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Richard Neville, MD


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Aortic Disease, Carotid Artery Disease, Limb Preservation, Renal Artery Disease

Years of Experience





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About Richard Neville, MD

Dr. Richard Neville is Director of Inova Vascular, Associate Director of the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Inova.

Dr. Neville joined Inova Medical Group with more than 25 years of clinical experience. He has consistently been named to the Best Doctors in America and Washingtonian Top Docs. His clinical interests include lower extremity revascularization, wound healing, amputation prevention, carotid artery treatment for stroke prevention, as well as hemodialysis access.

Most recently Dr. Neville served as a professor in the Department of Surgery and as the Ludwig chief of vascular surgery at George Washington University. Prior to that position he was chief of vascular surgery at Georgetown University.

A native of Maryland, Dr. Neville currently resides in Vienna, VA, with his wife, five children and three rescue dogs. When not absorbed by family and work, his other passion is road cycling


  • Top Doctors, Washingtonian, 2020-2022
  • Best Doctors in America, Recipient
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, Member
  • Society of Vascular Surgery, Member
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society


Savings Lives and Limbs: Advanced Techniques for Treating Limb-Threatening Ischemia

Is it normal aging or PAD? (Facebook Live - 30 mins) Have you experienced cramps or tiredness in your leg muscles? This could be due to normal aging, or it could be a symptom of a more serious condition called Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) or “hardening of the arteries.” Watch the video


Findings of Major Clinical Trial Support Inova’s Approach to Treating Critical Limb Ischemia (January 2023)

Patient Story: Leg pain when you walk? Inova team helps identify and tackle peripheral artery disease (PAD) (June 2017)

Blog Posts

Limb Preservation and Wound-Healing Treatments for People with Diabetes (December 2022)

Improving Outcomes for Peripheral Artery Disease (September 2022)

Vascular Surgeons at Inova Heart and Vascular Institute Use State-of-the-Art Techniques to Expand Range of Patients Treated for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (January 2022)

Teaming Up to Save Limbs at the Inova Center for Personalized Health (January 2017)


Medical Education

University of Maryland Medical System 1983


MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Training Specialty: General Surgery
7/1/1983 - 6/30/1988


National Cancer Institute Surgery Branch
Training Specialty: Surgery
06/28/1993 - 07/18/1997
University Hospital Rutgers Health
Training Specialty: Vascular Surgery
7/1/1989 - 6/30/1991
National Institute of Health
Training Specialty: Cardiology
7/6/1988 - 9/5/1990

Board Certification

Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

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