Dr. Bennett Lavenstein MD Neurologist

Dr. Bennett Lavenstein is a neurologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's National Medical Center and Inova Fairfax Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Lavenstein accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at Children's National Medical Center and one of 26 at Inova Fairfax Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

Children's National Medical Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Inova Fairfax Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1975 - 1976

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1977

University of Maryland
Residency, Pediatrics, 1973 - 1975

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Radiology, 1971 - 1973

Montefiore University Hospital - Upmc
Internship, Transitional Year, 1970 - 1971

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Identification of a Novel de Novo p.Phe932Ile KCNT1 Mutation in a Patient With Leukoencephalopathy and Severe Epilepsy.
Vanderver, A.,Simons, C.,Schmidt, J. L.,Pearl, P. L.,Bloom, M.,Lavenstein, B.,Miller, D.,Grimmond, S. M.,Taft, R. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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