Dr. Hope graduated Cum Laude in Biology from Villanova University in Villanova, PA. He received his medical degree from the University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD. He completed his neurosurgical residency training as Chief Resident at George Washington University and Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. 

Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Hope is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the Joint Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. He is also a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons as well as the Neurological Society of the Virginia's and the Washington Academy of Neurosurgery.

Dr. Hope has served as the President for HCA Reston Hospital Medical staff and is the Neurosurgery Section Chief at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital.


Featured in Washingtonian Magazine's Top Doctors in every issue since 1990, Dr. Hope is also one of the highest-rated neurosurgeons in Northern Virginia. He has been listed under the "Top Doctors" section of The Washington Post as well as Northern Virginia Magazine year after year.