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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samuel Potolicchio is Good. Dr. Potolicchio has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Samuel Potolicchio, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Epilepsy
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Potolicchio graduated from University of Geneva, School of Medicine. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)


Dr. Potolicchio has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Sibley Memorial Hospital 
  • George Washington Univ Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • German
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Samuel Joseph Potolicchio MD is a male Neurologist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Samuel J. Potolicchio practice?
Dr. Samuel Potolicchio has 4 office locations.
Dr. Samuel Potolicchio practices Neurology near Washington, DC.
Additional practice locations include: Bethesda, MD.
See Washington Neurologists.