Dr. Michael Robert Yochelson MD Physiatrist

Dr. Michael Yochelson is a physiatrist in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Yochelson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and one of 15 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: Neurorehabilitation

Clinical Interests: Epilepsy, fatigue/sleep dysfunction, Headache/migraines, post-traumatic epilepsy, post-traumatic headaches, Sleep medicine, spasticity management, TBI, Trauma

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Neurology, 1996–1998

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, 2001

National Capital Consortium
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1995–1996

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1995

University of Maryland, Smith School of Business
Other Training, MBA, 2010–2011

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified 12 years in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 10 years in Neurology

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top-Rated Doctors, Northern Virginia Living

Top Doctor, Castle Connolly

Publications & Presentations

New-onset tic disorder following acute hemorrhage of an arteriovenous malformation.
Yochelson, M. R., David, R. G.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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