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Pediatrician, Pediatric Specialist, Pulmonologist (lungs)
35 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Clayton is Excellent. Dr. Clayton has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Clayton, MD is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Biofeedback
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Pediatrics
  • Primary Headache Disorders
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Clayton graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Clayton has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital 
  • Inova Alexandria Hospital 


  • Russian
  • Tagalog
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Ernest Clayton MD is a male Pediatrician, has 35 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology.
Where does Dr. James E. Clayton practice?
Dr. James Clayton has 4 office locations.
Dr. James Clayton practices Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology near Fairfax, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Leesburg, VA and Bethesda, MD.
See Fairfax Pediatricians and Fairfax Pediatric Specialists.