Dr. Phillip Pearl MD Neurologist

Dr. Phillip Pearl is a neurologist in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's National Medical Center and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Pearl accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at Children's National Medical Center and one of 46 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1986–1989

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Neurology, 1984–1986

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Clinical Neurophysiology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

International Telemedicine Consultations for Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.
Pearl, P. L.,Sable, C.,Evans, S.,Knight, J.,Cunningham, P.,Lotrecchiano, G. R.,Gropman, A.,Stuart, S.,Glass, P.,Conway, A.,Ramadan, I.,Paiva, T.,Batshaw, M. L.,Packer, R. J.

Taurine trial in succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency and elevated CNS GABA.
Pearl, P. L.,Schreiber, J.,Theodore, W. H.,McCarter, R.,Barrios, E. S.,Yu, J.,Wiggs, E.,He, J.,Gibson, K. M.

Characteristic brain magnetic resonance imaging pattern in patients with macrocephaly and PTEN mutations.
Vanderver, A.,Tonduti, D.,Kahn, I.,Schmidt, J.,Medne, L.,Vento, J.,Chapman, K. A.,Lanpher, B.,Pearl, P.,Gropman, A.,Lourenco, C.,Bamforth, J. S.,Sharpe, C.,Pineda, M.,Schallner, J.,Bodamer, O.,Orcesi, S.,Oberstein, S. A.,Sistermans, E. A.,Yntema, H. G.,Bonnemann, C.,Waldman, A. T.,van der Knaap, M. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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