Dr. James N. Starr, DO

Dr. James N. Starr, DO

Dr. James N. Starr, DO

Languages: English
Fax: (301) 856-3470

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Specialties
  • Neurology
Conditions I Treat
  • abnormal reflexes
  • acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
  • alzheimer's disease
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • arm weakness
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Procedures I Perform
  • angiography
  • avm embolization
  • botox for dystonia
  • botox for hemifacial spasm
  • botox for spasticity
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About the Provider

James N. Starr, DO, is an assistant professor at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center.  He completed his neurology residency and movement disorders fellowship at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.  Dr. Starr is a board-certified neurologist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and an active member of both the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society and the American Academy of Neurology.

Dr. Starr specializes in Parkinsonian disorders and its impact on motor and non-motor function.  He has expertise in medical and surgical treaments such as deep brain stimulation for movement disorders.  Dr. Starr's other intersts include tremor, dementia, dystonia, and headache.  He is experienced in botulinum toxin injections for spasticity, dystonia, tremor, migraine, and drooling.

Education
  • Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia (2012)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
Insurance
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Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center