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James P Valeriano, MD
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Allegheny General Hospital (Primary)
East Wing Office Building
420 E North Ave, Suite 206
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Fax (412) 359-8878

Dr. Valeriano is chair of the Department of Neurology at AHN. He cares for patients with epilepsy. He is also skilled at performing electroencephalography. He speaks English.

Dr. Valeriano earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh Medical School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency and fellowship at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC.

Languages Spoken



Abnormal EEG
Absence Seizure
Benign Epilepsy/Seizures
Childhood Absence Epilepsy
Cortical Dysplasia
Doose Syndrome
Epilepsy Syndromes
Epileptic Encephalopathy
Febrile Seizure
Focal Epilepsy/Seizures
Generalized Epilepsy/Seizures
Grand Mal Seizures
Intractable Epilepsy
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
Myoclonic Epilepsy
Nocturnal Epilepsy
Partial Seizures
Refractory Seizure
Simple Partial Seizure
Symptomatic Localization-Related Epilepsy
VNS (Vagus Nerve Stimulator)


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Recent Patient Comments

"Dr. Valeriano is the best. He calls me with test results. I would tell anyone to go see him."

July 30, 2023

"Everything that is expected from a very good doctor."

July 26, 2023

"Dr. J. Valeriano is the best doctor I've ever had [...]"

July 13, 2023

"Best Dr ever"

June 20, 2023

"Dr Valeriano LISTENS when I talk [...]"

June 13, 2023

"Dr. Valeriano is a one in a million."

April 26, 2023

"Thanks to the high quality of care I have been receiving from Allegheny Health Network providers since […] I always turn to them for my medical needs."

April 16, 2023

"Dr. Valeriano is a wonderful doctor and caring person. So lucky to have him to manage my seizures"

April 16, 2023

"Dr. Valeriano is by far the best Neuro I've ever had."

April 01, 2023

"I absolutely loved when he asked if there was anything else he could do for me. THANK YOU! His experience and also listening to the patient is a perfect combination."

March 29, 2023



Chairperson, Department of Neurology, AHN


Georgetown University Hospital


University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology


Georgetown University Hospital
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