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James P Valeriano, MD
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Expertise: Abnormal EEG, Absence...See all...


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

"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

"Both Dr Valeriano & [...] respect my situation & help to what is best for me."

March 27, 2023

"Very good"

March 20, 2023

"The Best"

March 18, 2023

"I feel he is a very good neurologist. He has been my neurologist over 20 years."

March 02, 2023

"Dr. Valeriano is "outstanding"! He wants the best for his patients & is a very caring man!"

March 01, 2023

"Dr. Valeriano always listens to our concerns and answers all questions."

February 28, 2023

"I'm very satisfied with this provider. He seems to care and made changes to improve her care."

February 26, 2023

"Dr Valeriano is a wonderful caring person. He listens to my concerns and gives explanations that I can understand. Not being a medical professional is difficult when discussing conditions, medicine and my prognosis. Dr. Valeriano realizes his patients need time to comprehend information. I am thankful for his patience."

February 02, 2023

"Absolutely would recommend Dr. Valeriano."

January 31, 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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