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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Dilustro is Excellent. Dr. Dilustro has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Dilustro, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spina Bifida (Meningocele)

Education & Awards

Dr. Dilustro graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk. He has 6 awards.

Lincoln-lane academic scholarship eastern va medical school
Lincoln-lane academic scholarship
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Dilustro has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Sentara Norfolk Genl Hosp 
  • Sentara Obici Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph F Dilustro MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joseph F. Dilustro practice?
Dr. Joseph Dilustro has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Dilustro practices Neurological Surgery near Norfolk, VA.
See Norfolk Neurological Surgeons.