ALLERGY AND ASTHMA

Dr. Heidi Isenberg-Feig
Johns Hopkins Community Physicians North Bethesda
240-314-7080
Rockville

Dr. Bertha Koomson
Pediatric Village
202-244-1553
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Koomson is amazing. She is gentle and sincere. Her knowledge of the ages and stages is outstanding and she never fails to reassure me when I'm having a "I don't know what in the world I'm doing" freak out.
www.pediatricvillage.com

Dr. Anne Miranowski
Pediatric Lung Center
703-289-1410
Fairfax
Dr. Miranowski has been treating my daughter for 3 years. She helps me with my daughter's peanut allergy and eczema. She's friendly, extremely knowledgeable, and I never feel rushed.
www.thepediatriclungcenter.com

Dr. Stephen Teach
Children's National Medical Center
202-476-5000
Washington, D.C.
www.childrensnational.org

CERTIFIED NURSE - WIDWIFE

Marsha Jackson
BirthCare & Women's Health
703-549-5070
Alexandria
www.birthcare.org

CHIROPRACTICS

Dr. Katherine Kadin
Kadin Family Chiropractic & Wellness Center
240-430-1004
Rockville
www.kadinfamilychiro.com

Dr. Dave Reynolds
Dr. David B. Reynolds, Chiropractor
703-765-1001
Alexandria
Dr. Dave takes care of our entire family! He is highly professional, yet manages to put our children at complete ease. They cannot wait for their monthly adjustment, which boosts their immune systems. None of us have caught a cold in more than two years!
www.doctordavereynolds.com

DENTIST - GENERAL

Dr. William August
Family Dental Associates
301-869-5090
Montgomery Village
www.familydentalassoc.net

Dr. Christopher Bonacci
Oral, Facial and Dental Implant Surgery
703-255-9400
Vienna
www.drbonacci.com

Dr. Shane Costa
Shane R. Costa DDS
703-757-0833
Great Falls
www.smilegreatfalls.com

Dr. Hilari Dunn
Taff & Levine
301-530-3717
Bethesda
Great staff and doctors!
www.taffandlevine.com

Dr. Atiyeh Emam
Lansdowne Dental
703-858-9200
Leesburg
Dr. Emam is not specifically a pediatric dentist, but is wonderful with my child. My six year-old actually jumps up and down with excitement when I tell her we're going to see the dentist. The staff is great.
www.lansdownedental.com

Dr. Joyce Freedman
McIlven, Freedman & Fleming
703-689-3900
Herndon

Drs. Bob & John Gillespie
Bethesda Orthodontics
301-530-7718
Bethesda
www.bethesdaorthodontists.com

Dr. Steve Johnson
Annandale Smiles
703-256-5870
Annandale
Excellent service from check in, to wait, to procedure, to check out. Staff is impeccible.
www.webabychickens2.com

Dr. Donald Chaen Kwok
Kwok Family Dentistry
703-378-1695
Chantilly
My family has been going to see Dr. Chaen Kwok for at least 15 years. He is very nice and always does a great cleaning. They never try to up charge me with extra services (such as cosmetic procedures), which I appreciate.
www.familydentistryofva.com

Dr. Lynn Locklear
Life Enhancing Dentistry & Wellness
888-387-3162
Washington, D.C.
www.smileenhancer.com

Dr. Arthur Novick
Virginia Dental Solutions
703-858-0000
Ashburn, Reston
A+++++++ in every way.
www.novickhartzhall.com

Dr. Adam Schwartz
Brandywine Dental Care
202-244-8848
Washington, D.C.
My whole family visits this practice, even my four year-old since she was two.
www.brandywinedentalcare.com

Dr. Alireza Sharafi
Smileville
703-417-9722
Alexandria
www.mysmileville.com

Dr. Lev Tomashevsky
Robert J. Kelley & Associates
301-949-2280
Kensington, Kentlands, Gaithersburg
Dr. Lev is gentle, talented and funny. He makes dental visits enjoyable for the entire family.
www.kellydds.com

Dr. John Ullrich
Loudoun Family and Cosmetic Dentistry
703-858-9067
Leesburg
An absolutely incredible dentist!
www.loudounfamilydentistry.com

DENTIST - ORTHODONTISTS

Dr. Zach Casagrande
Northern Virginia Orthodontics
703-327-1718
Ashburn
Best orthodontist in the area!
www.ashburnsmiles.com

Dr. Eduardo Gerlein
Gerlein Orthodontics
301-951-4114
Chevy Chase
www.gerleinorthodontics.com

Dr. Neal Kravitz
Kravitz Orthodontics
703-722-2900
South Riding
He's a wonderful doctor, and did an amazing job on a dental problem that is very hard to fix!
www.kravitzorthodontics.com

Dr. William Lee
Fusion Dental
703-860-3200
Ashburn, Reston
Both of my kids have gone through braces with Dr. Lee. Their teeth look fabulous! I highly recommend him!
www.fusiondentalgroup.com

Dr. Lara Minahan
Minahan Orthodontics
301-260-2030
Olney
Dr. Minahan is truly wonderful.
www.minahanorthodontics.com

DENTIST - PEDIATRIC

Angela Austin
Alexandria Children's Dentistry
703-942-8404
Alexandria
www.lovekidsteeth.com

Dr. Robert Averne
Fusion Dental
703-860-3200
Reston
Our family has been going to Dr. Averne for 13 years. He's a wonderful pediatric dentist! Dr. Fernandes joined the group a few years ago, and she's wonderful with my kids. I highly recommend them!
www.fusiondentalgroup.com

Dr. Girish Banaji
Girish Banaji, DDS, PC
703-849-1300
Fairfax
www.banajidds.com

Dr. Charles Broring Jr.
Charles L. Broring Jr., DDS
301-652-1440
Bethesda
He comes from a line of pediatric dentists and he is just phenomenal with kids, although he is a family dentist and can treat adults. He is the old-fashioned kind of dentist who doesn't want to just make small talk. He asks hard questions.

Dr. Jerome Casper
Children's Dental Office
301-924-5500
Olney
Friendly staff, caring dentists, reminder calls and great with children.
www.childrensdentaloffice.com

Dr. Dawn Crandall
Stonewall Dental Associates
703-368-1000
Manassas
The office is bright and airy. The staff are phenomenal and really understanding of the fact that kids of all ages have a fear about going to the dentist.
www.stonewalldental.com

Dr. Mina Dadkhah
Smileville
703-417-9722
Alexandria
www.mysmileville.com

Dr. Lynda Dean-Duru
Ashburn Children's Dentistry
703-723-8440
Ashburn
Ashburn Children's Dentistry is amazing...wonderful staff!
www.kidzsmile.com

Dr. Jayne Delaney
Pediatric & Adolescent Care, PA
703-370-5437
Alexandria
Wonderful, gentle dentist! My kids love going to the dentist. Friendly staff and fun, playful office decor.

Dr. Sarah Ganjavi-Rejali
Vienna Pediatric Dentistry, PC
703-938-6600
Vienna
www.viennapediatricdentistry.com

Dr. Michael Gazori
Little Pearls Dentistry for Children
703-726-3030
Landsdowne
www.littlepearlsdentistry.com

Dr. Dana Greenwald
Dana S. Greenwald, DDS
202-966-0045
Washington, D.C.
www.pediatricdentaldc.com

Dr. Neda Kalantar
Pediatric Dentistry of Reston
703-435-1500
Reston
Such a great find! Made my daughters' first and subsequent visits a breeze!
www.kidsdentalsafari.com

Dr. Thomas Orlando
Thomas C. Orlando, DDS
301-581-1100
Bethesda

Dr. Ajit Patel
Ashburn Pediatric Dental Center
703-726-4333
Ashburn
Dr. Patel is simply the best pediatric dentist in this area. He is incredibly knowledgeable, caring, and thoughtful in his approach to caring for kids' dental health. He is an outstanding dentist for children.
www.ashburnpediatricdentalcenter.com

Christine Reardon
Christine M. Reardon, DMD, PC
703-778-7610
Arlington
www.drreardon.com

Dr. Emmanuel Skordalakis
Emmanuel G. Skordalakis, DDS, MA
703-421-3000
Sterling, Vienna
My children are now 13, and when we first started going to the dentist they were deathly afraid.We found Dr. S and all of this changed. At 13 years-old they would still go nowhere else, even living out in Purcellville.
www.toothtownva.com

Dr. Adam Ta
Children's Dental Office
301-924-5500
Alexandria, Olney
The staff is very friendly, gentle and knowledgeable. They treat each patient with respect and make each patient comfortable. My kids love going to see their dentist!
www.childrensdentaloffice.com

Dr. Flavia Tingling
Destination Smile
703-339-3993
Lorton
Excellent care...very warm, caring and professional!
www.destination-smile.com

Dr. Leonard Touchette
Potomac Pediatrics, PC
703-730-5437
Woodbridge
Dr Touchette has been a rock for our family through 3 kids from birth to high school. He's like the small town doctor who really cares even in our modern world.

DERMATOLOGY

Dr. Paula E. Bourelly
Olney Dermatology Associates
301-260-9202
Olney
www.olneyderm.com

Dr. Eleanor Ford
Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center
301-681-4233
Silver Spring
www.skinproblemssolved.com

Dr. Ho Jin Kim
Ho Jin Kim, MD
703-893-3710
McLean, Sterling
Very personable and great with kids.

Dr. Norman Lockshin
DermAssociates
301-681-7000
Silver Spring
www.dermassociates.com

Dr. Roberta Palestine
The Dermatology Center & Rockledge Medspa
301-968-1200
Bethesda, Germantown, Washington, D.C.
www.dermskin.com

Dr. Sylvia Suarez
Excel Dermatology
703-827-7008
Vienna
Excellent doctor. Approachable. Was able to get my two-year-old daughter's trust in a few minutes.
www.exceldermatology.com

Dr. Lily Talakoub
McLean Dermatology and Skincare Center
703-356-5111
McLean
Amazing bedside-manner, very knowledgable, and friendly. She listens to concerns, and is a compassionate doctor.
www.mcleandermatologycenter.com

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Dr. Greg Cope
Sibley Memorial Hospital
202-537-4080
Washington, D.C.
www.sibley.org

FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Renette Belizaire
Children's Pediatricians & Associates
301-540-0555
Gaithersburg
Dr. Belizaire is amazing! She spends all the time you need with her, she calls to check on sick kids, and she remembers everything about the kids. Love her!
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Dr. Lauren Cosgrove
Kaiser Permanente
800-777-7904
Rockville
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

Dr. Daniel Finkelstein
Capitol Medical Group
301-906-3960
Chevy Chase
Excellent bedside manner, knowledgable, understanding, and reassuring.
www.capitolmedicalgroup.com

Dr. Rebecca Gross
Potomac Physician Associates
301-942-2212
Kensington
Dr. Gross has been our children's physician for the majority of their lives. She has been extremely helpful and gone out of her way to make sure that the kids are in good health and during emergencies really provided the guidance and assistance.
www.ppa.md

Dr. Steven Hirsch
Hirsch Pediatrics
301-990-3030
Rockville
Dr. Hirsch is exactly the kind of person we were hoping to find to care for our child. We are never rushed in or out of his office; the atmosphere is extraordinary!
www.hirschpediatrics.com

Dr. Uma Jayaraman
Potomac Physicians Associates
301-942-2212
Bethesda, Germantown, Kensington
Dr. Jayaraman has a very calm disposition which puts my children at ease. Originally my doctor, I moved my children's care from the pediatrician to her practice as she is very insightful and considerate.
www.ppa.md

Dr. Mary Ellen Ritchie
Montgomery Internal Medicine Associates, PA
301-774-6655
Olney
Dr. Ritchie is very caring and is great at diagnosing illnesses.
www.montgomeryinternalmedicine.com

Dr. Martha Skurla
Germantown Family Healthcare
301-972-0400
Germantown, Olney, Rockville
Dr. Skurla goes out of her way to meet the needs of myself and my family. She is kind, easy to talk to and responsive whenever I need her.
www.familyhealthcaremd.com

Dr. Kathyann Walcott
Kasier Permanente
800-777-7904
Silver Spring
Dr. Walcott is the best physician ever. We have been with her through all our children and she is always available to answer our questions.
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

FERTILITY

Susan Black
Columbia Fertility Associates
703-525-4776
Arlington, Bethesda, Washington, D.C.
www.columbiafertilityassociates.com

Susan Sarajari
Washington Fertility Center
866-932-2229
Annandale, Reston
www.washingtonfertility.com

GENERAL SURGERY

Dr. Thomas Stahl
Washington Hospital Center
202-877-8484
Washington, D.C.
www.whcenter.org

GENETIC MEDICINE

Dr. Kenneth Rosenbaum
Children's National Medical Center
202-476-2187
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Rosenbaum specializes in Down syndrome, neurofibromatosis, and skeletal dysplasias, as well as prenatal diagnosis. He's wonderful to work with.
www.childrensnational.org

HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTERS

Pediatrics@Nite
703-779-4765
Leesburg
www.pedsatnite.com

Patient Urgent Care Centers
703-840-1396
Leesburg, Sterling
www.patientfirst.com

Reston Hospital Center
703-689-9000
Reston
www.restonhospital.com

Prince William Hospital
703-369-8000
Manassas
www.pwhs.org

Inova Loudoun Hospital
703-858-6000
Leesburg
www.inova.org

Washington Adventist Hospital
301-891-7600
Takoma Park
www.washingtonadventisthospital.com

Frederick Memorial Hospital
240-566-3300
Frederick
www.fmh.org

Children's National Medical Center
202-476-5000
Washington, D.C.
www.childrensnational.org

Inova Children's Hospital
703-776-4002
Falls Church
www.inova.org

INTERNAL MEDICINE

Dr. Meena Andrew
Potomac Physician Associates, PC
301-493-4440
Bethesda
www.ppa.md

Dr. Amy Burke
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
202-444-8168
Washington, D.C.
Very thorough, and knowledgeable.
www.georgetownuniversityhospital.com

Dr. Jeanine Chu
Arlington Primary Care, PC
703-522-5300
Arlington
My wife and I love Dr. Chu. She takes the time to understand her patients and any problems they might be experiencing. She doesn't take the conveyer belt approach to patient care. Dr. Chu is for you!

Dr. Laurie Crain
Kaiser Permanente
301-929-7100
Kensington
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

Dr. Robert Fields
Robert P. Fields, MD
301-774-7115
Olney
A great doctor who really cares about his patients personally. He goes the extra mile. Staff is friendly and accommodating.
www.drfields.net

Dr. Erica Hwang
Bethesda Physicians, PC
301-656-4010
Bethesda
www.mybethesdadoctor.com

Dr. David Jacobs
David Jacobs, MD
202-296-3339
Washington, D.C.

Dr. Sue Kanter
Sue Kanter, Internal Medicine
301-530-0400
Bethesda
She is very thorough and spends lots of time with her patients.
www.suekanter.com

Dr. Joel Taubin
Taubin & Miknowski, MDs
202-296-4002
Washington, D.C.
I have known Dr. Taubin for over 10 years, and he must have the busiest office around, but he is really THAT good!

LACTATION NURSE

Gail Curcio
Gail Curcio, RN, IBCLC, LCCE
703-569-4886
Springfield
She is a lactation nurse and is so wonderful! With her assistance I was able to successfully breastfeed my child and she was available for assistance whenever I needed it.

LEARNING ASSESSMENTS

Dr. Lisa Lenhart
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Dr. Lenhart lets each of her patients and their families know that she is available for any issue or problem. She provides excellent assessments to help families in their search to provide the best educational opportunities for their children.
www.ttlc.org

MATERNAL-FETAL MEDICINE

Dr. Michael Gallagher
Greater Washington Maternal-Fetal Medicine & Genetics
301-279-6060
Silver Spring, Fairfax and Rockville
Experienced and very responsive to questions.
www.gwmfm.com

Dr. Gena Taylor Manley
Greater Washington Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Genetics
301-279-6060
Fairfax
www.gwmfm.com

Dr. Dana Figueroa Marzilli
Greater Washington Maternal-Fetal Medicine & Genetics
301-279-6060
Fairfax
www.gwmfm.com

Dr. Pamela Lewis Matia
Greater Washington Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Genetics
301-279-6060
Silver Spring
www.gwmfm.com

Dr. Thomas Pinckert
Greater Washington Maternal-Fetal Medicine & Genetics
301-279-6060
Rockville
Dr. Pinckert is great. He helped me through a very difficult pregnancy and now I have a wonderful little boy!
www.gwmfm.com

MENTAL HEALTH

Dr. Kay Abrams
Abrams & Associates, LLC
301-949-2098
Kensington
www.abramsandassociates.com

Dr. Ranon Cortell
Abrams & Associates, LLC
301-949-2098
Kensington
www.abramsandassociates.com

Jonah Green
Jonah Green and Associates
301-466-9526
Kensington
www.childandfamilymentalhealth.com

Dr. Agheigh Lankerani
The Ross Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders
202-363-1010
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Lankerani is a pediatric psychiatrist who treats my ADHD children.
www.rosscenter.com

Dr. Margot Richters
Margot Richters, Ph.D.
301-315-0915
Rockville

Dr. Maria Zimmitti
Maria Zimmitti & Associates
Washington, D.C.
www.drzimmitti.com

NURSE PRACTITIONER

Kelly Goodman
Kelly Goodman, NP & Associates, PC
202-684-7167
Bethesda
Kelly has the most amazing bedside manner, not to mention her incredible knowledge... I recognize she is not a GP, but her intelligence and extreme interest in finding a diagnosis makes her my choice over my GP.
www.kellygoodmannp.com

OB/GYN

Dr. Amy Ampey
Hussain & Tuegal Mds
301-774-2600
Mount Airy, Olney
Excellent and caring doctors, and very accommodating. Staff is patient and friendly.

Dr. Joyce Brody
Capital Women's Care
301-897-9817
Bethesda
She is a caring and dedicated doctor.
www.cwcare.net

Dr. Brendan Burke
Brendan Burke, MD
301-652-7623
Chevy Chase

Dr. Craig Dickman
Capital Women's Care
301-424-3444
Rockville, Silver Spring
Dr. Dickman is kind and compassionate. His practice has grown but retains a warm atmosphere.
www.cwcare.net

Dr. Thomas Hogue
Kaiser Permanente
703-359-7878
Washington, D.C.
Very deserving of an award!
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Brigid Baker
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Brigid is kind and skilled in helping children with sensory and fine motor issues. She is friendly and empathetic with parents, making them feel at ease by knowing their children are in good hands.
www.ttlc.org

Barbara Bassin
Barbara S. Bassin, Occupational Therapists
301-897-8484
Bethesda

Ms. Erica Bruscke
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Gaithersburg
Ms. Bruscke is new to this practice and is a real gem! My six-year-old son has a wonderful time during his sessions with her, and is quite eager to get there each time. She has a terrific rapport with him, and is very good at explaining things to me.
www.ttlc.org

Megan Coate
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Megan is patient, funny, and kind. My shy son opened up to her quickly and has made great progress in his OT.
www.ttlc.org

Ms. Meredith McLane
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Ms. McLane is skilled and adept at providing the best occupational therapy services to children and motivating them to succeed through her use of fun and innovative strategies.
www.ttlc.org

Shirley Wietlisbach
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Shirley is an amazingly talented occupational therapist who works tirelessly to help children with gross/fine motor deficits. She works at TLC, using the Floortime/DIR model, which is fabulous with kids.
www.ttlc.org

Peg Wilson, MS OT/L
703-683-0259
Alexandria

OPHTHALMOLOGISTS

Dr. Robert Avery
Children's National Medical Center
202-476-2120
Washington, D.C.
Neuro-Ophthalmolgist who is amazing.
www.childrensnational.org

Dr. Dennis Cantwell
Cantwell Vision Therapy Centers
703-729-3545
Annandale, Ashburn
www.cantwellvisiontherapy.com

Dr. Harry Huang
Harry H. Huang, MD, PA
301-897-3322
Bethesda
www.huangmd.com

ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY

Dr. Michael Little
Fusion Dental
703-860-3200
Reston
Dr. Little is an oral surgeon, and has done surgery on both of my children. My daughter just had her wisdom teeth out, and her recovery was very smooth. He treats adults too, but he's great with kids!
www.fusiondentalgroup.com

ORTHODONTICS

Ali Ghantri
Yes Braces
703-719-5828
Fairfax, Reston, Springfield
www.yesbraces.com

Markus Niepraschk
Legacy Orthodontics
703-777-8277
Leesburg
www.legacyortho.com

ORTHOPAEDICS

Dr. Christopher Cannova
OrthoBethesda
301-530-1010
Bethesda
www.orthobethesda.com

Dr. Craig Miller
Shady Grove Orthopaedic Associates, PA
301-340-9200
Germantown, Rockville
Dr. Miller not only took proper care of our son's broken wrist, but was very responsive to questions.
www.shadygroveortho.com

Dr. Derek Ochiai
Nirschl Orthopaedic Center
703-525-2200
Arlington
www.nirschl.com

OTOLARYNGOLOGY

Andrew Silva
Virginia Head & Neck Surgeons, PC
703-858-4439
Leesburg

PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY

Dr. Alan Benheim
Benheim Pediatric Cardiology Associates, PC
703-753-8520
Alex., Centreville, Fairfax, Loudoun, N. Bethesda, Reston
My five-year-old has been seeing Dr. Benheim since birth. He is patient, kind, and the takes time to explain everything to us in a way that is easy for us to understand. We've never had to wait an unusually long time at appointments.
www.pedcardva.com

Dr. Sarah Clauss
Children's National Medical Center
202-476-2020
Washington, D.C.
I was convinced that I would forever be anxious about my son's health. Dr. Clauss has put my mind at ease that I don't need to. She listens to and addresses any concerns we may have.
www.childrensnational.org

PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY

Dr. Yuliya Rekhtman
Pediatric Gastroenterology of Greater Washington
301-841-7877
Bethesda, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Rekhtman is an extraordinarily compassionate human being. Our pediatrician referred us to her when our daughter was a couple of months old and suffering from what we learned were severe food allergies (she was breastfeeding).
www.georgetownuniversityhospital.com

PEDIATRICS

Dr. Amin Barakat
Northern Virginia Pediatric Associates
703-532-4446
Falls Church

Dr. Alsan Bellard
Children's Health Center
202-476-6900
Washington, D.C.
My son met Dr. Bellard when he was two months old and in the emergency room for constipation, and I didn't know what to do. That day, Dr. Bellard struck a cord in me for his personality and kindness.
www.childrensnational.org

Dr. Howard Bennett
Chevy Chase Pediatrics
202-363-0300
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Bennett is great with my daughter. When my daughter was born and my husband and I started taking her to Chevy Chase Pediatrics, we would go to doctor's visits with a list of questions. Dr. Bennett takes the time to answer all of them.
www.chevychasepediatrics.net

Dr. Louis Bland
Primary Pediatrics
301-989-0085
Silver Spring
A great physician with a good bedside manner.
www.primarypedsmd.com

Dr. Barbara Brynelson
Barkin and Brynelson
301-984-8112
Rockville

Dr. Brigitte Burgett
Shady Grove Pediatric Associates
301-330-3216
Rockville
I have nothing but great things to say about this practice. The nurses and doctors are caring, knowledgeable and patient. My daughter feels at ease and I have no hesitations calling with questions. I highly recommend this practice.

Dr. Jeannie Chang Pitter
Children's Pediatricians & Associates
202-833-4543
Washington, D.C.
Fantastic! Very family-oriented.
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Dr. Charles Coggeshall
Pediatric Care of Rockville
301-887-7995
Rockville

Dr. Lawrence Cohen
Discovery Pediatrics
240-338-7412
Silver Spring

Dr. Catherine Cross
Virginia Pediatrics and Adolescent Center
703-569-8400
Fairfax
She is absolutely fantastic! Both of my sons (3 and 7 weeks) have seen her since birth. She is always calm and reassuring. A parent's dream!

Dr. Carlos Cruz
Carlos A. Cruz, MD
703-824-0970
Alexandria, Silver Spring
Dr. Cruz is wonderful, sensitive and patient. He takes the time to listen and works with the parent (and patient) to discover what the issues are and how to resolve them.

Dr. Samantha Cutler
The Pediatric Group, PC
703-971-6900
Alexandria, Chantilly, Fairfax, Lake Ridge
I did not know that my baby was born with heart murmur, but Dr. Cutler was able to diagnose it and follow up with it.
www.tpg-pc.com

Dr. Heather Davies
Potomac Pediatrics
301-279-6750
Rockville
Dr. Heather is very professional and qualified, and one of the best doctors I have ever seen. And she's really great with kids!
www.potomacpediatrics.com

Dr. Michele Davitt
The Pediatric Group, PC
703-971-6900
Alexandria, Chantilly, Fairfax, Lake Ridge
The doctors are very flexible, and see patients very promptly. I've been with this practice for several years now.

Dr. Dinea Desouza
Children's Pediatricians & Associates
301-540-0555
Gaithersburg
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Dr. Ariel Dubleman
Children's Pediatricians & Associates
301-540-0555
Gaithersburg
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Dr. Clarissa Dudley
Children's Comprehensive Clinic
202-476-5500
Washington, D.C.
She is an attentive and skilled physician with a wonderful bedside manner. When needed she follows-up without fail and my kids really like her. She give good information and suggestions, and patiently answers all of my questions.

Dr. Dawn Estabrook
Children's Medical Associates
703-691-4700
Fairfax
Dr. Estabrook has been caring for my daughter for 4 years. She's friendly and very knowledgable about any child-related behavioral and medical problems. They make it easy to schedule appointments,and to get your sick child in quickly.

Dr. Peter Everett
Pediatric Care of Rockville, P.A.
301-881-7995
Rockville
All of the doctors, nurse practioners and nurses are great! Sick appointments are readily available (with the first available doctor) and wait times are short.

Dr. Eduardo Fox
Sleepy Hollow Pediatric Associates
703-534-1000
Ashburn, Falls Church, Herndon, Sterling, Vienna
Love this practice overall, but Dr. Fox is who we see most often!

Dr. June Fusner
Kensington Pediatrics
301-949-8860
Kensington
Dr. Fusner is knowledgeable, caring and patient. She takes her time listening to her patients and caring for them in the best way possible.

Dr. Clifford Galanis
The Pediatric and Adolescent Center
301-218-3701
Glenn Dale
Dr. Galanis is an extremely knowledgeable, personable, and dedicated doctor who takes calls from clients on late nights and weekends. He makes both children and parents feel at ease with jokes and storytelling.

Dr. Carl Gatto
Bethesda Pediatrics
301-299-8930
Potomac
Dr. Gatto is a fantastic pediatrician, and has the ability to put the parents and children at ease. He relates really well with small children and will always take the time to answer every question the parents may have.
www.bethesdapediatrics.com

Dr. Caren Glassman
Potomac Pediatrics
301-279-6750
Rockville
All of the doctors are amazing! I refer everyone to them and would trust any of the doctors with my children. The nurse and on-call staff are amazing as well!
www.potomacpediatrics.com

Dr. Jeff Greenberg
Coleman Pediatrics
301-468-9225
Rockville
www.coleman-pediatrics.com

Dr. Jean Haggerty
Kaiser Permanente
800-777-7904
Reston
So wonderful! She really cares about children and takes the time during visits to discuss everything, I never feel rushed. Very thorough and open to doing alternative vaccination schedules.
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

Dr. Leila Hall
Next Generation Pediatrics
301-832-6048
Bethesda
Dr. Hall is one of the most caring and hands-on doctors I've ever met. She devotes her full attention to your concerns, no matter how trivial they may seem to anyone but a stressed parent. She's a wonderful person and an exceptional doctor.
www.nextgenpedsmd.com

Dr. Christi Hay
Palisades Pediatrics
202-735-7600
Dr. Hay is my daughter's favorite doctor and says it never hurts when she is "doctoring" - even shots! Dr. Hay makes regular home visits with her patients and all I can say is it's pure pleasure.

Dr. Jayme Holstein
THH Pediatrics
301-540-0811
Germantown
Dr. Holstein is just amazing with my kids - she always puts them at ease and makes them laugh, and they both absolutely love to go to the doctor! She takes her time talking to me and makes sure I understand everything.
www.thhpediatrics.com

Dr. Lainie Baumgarten Hoover
THH Pediatrics
301-540-0811
Germantown
www.thhpediatrics.com

Dr. Michael Hopper
Pediatric Associates of Alexandria
703-924-2100
Alexandria
www.pedsalex.com

Dr. Daniel Hunsinger
Quince Orchard Pediatrics
301-987-1560
Gaithersburg

Dr. Zaid & Nadine Idriss
Kenwood Pediatrics Center
301-653-6303
Bethesda
Caring, and couldn't be nicer!
www.kenwood-pediatrics.com

Dr. William Incatasciato
Capital Area Pediatrics - Countryside
703-444-1144
Sterling
Everyone I know goes to Dr. Bill. He takes more time with your child than any other doctor. The kids (and parents) just love his warmth and fun personality. People drive from Maryland, West Virginia and many parts of Virginia just to see him!
www.capitalareapediatrics.com

Dr. Kathleen Kadow
Children's Pediatricians & Associates
301-593-5566
Silver Spring
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Dr. Evan Karp
Farrell Pediatrics
703-435-0808
Reston
He is the most caring, attentive, and thorough doctor you could ever hope for. We couldn't imagine raising our children without having him as our pediatrician.
www.farrellpediatrics.com

Dr. Lisa Kelly
Northern Virginia Pediatric Associates
703-532-4446
Falls Church
Excellent! We love her.
wwww.northernvirginiapediatrics.com

Dr. Dana Kornfeld
Pediatric Care Center
301-564-5883
Bethesda

Dr. Panayiota Koroulakis
Kaiser Permanente
800-777-7904
Kensington
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

Dr. Nicole Lang
Washington Pediatric Associates
202-955-5625
Washington, D.C.
Best pediatric doctor around. Friendly office staff and you receive a book with every visit. We've had three children under Dr. Lang's care for 20 years now and we love her.
www.washingtonpediatric.com

Dr. Jessica Lazerov
Kaiser Permanente
703-359-7878
Washington, D.C.
She deserves an award!
www.mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org

Dr. Victoria Lee
Albert & Austein
301-774-4100
Olney

Dr. Russell Libby
Virginia Pediatric Group
703-573-2432
Herndon
Dr. Libby spends time listening to and talking with parents and patients. Our son trusts him.

Dr. Hilary Light-Duetsch
Bethesda Pediatrics
301-299-8930
Potomac
www.bethesdapediatrics.com

Dr. Kristie Marquis
Metropolitan Pediatrics, LLC
301-230-2280
Rockville
The entire practice is fantastic, and we love them all!
www.metropolitanpediatrics.com

Dr. Misha Martin
Complete Care for Kids
301-540-5900
Germantown
For the first year of my daughter's life I felt like I practically lived at Dr. Martin's office because we visited so often. She is very down to earth, and takes the time to listen to your concerns.

Dr. Marsha Mason
Manassas Pediatrics
703-369-2999
Gainesville, Manassas
Wonderful practice! The staff are attentive and receptive to all of our concerns. They make every accomodation to see us the same day and have been quick to respond after hours. They have been excellent with my six-year-old.
www.manassaspediatrics.com

Dr. Vanessa Mayol
Bethesda Pediatrics
301-299-8930
Potomac
Dr. Mayol has a very caring demeanor and is very thorough.
www.bethesdapediatrics.com

Dr. Marjorie McKnight
Marjorie B. McKnight
202-291-6257
Washington, D.C.
She's smart and seeks to work with you and your child in a way that respects conventional research (which she is very up to date on). As well as holistic practices that are gentler on little one's systems (which she is equally up to date on).

Dr. Jeannine Mogavero
Children First Pediatrics
301-990-1664
Rockville, Silver Spring
Dr. Mogavero has a very down-to-earth demeanor. She is incredibly patient in answering all of our questions during checkups, and she has always been kind and attentive with our two sons.

Damon Moore
Pediatric Healthcare
703-779-0699
Leesburg, Sterling
www.pediatric-healthcare.com

Dr. Ashley Moss
Potomac Pediatrics
301-279-6750
Rockville
Dr. Moss listens, is attentive and communicates well and frequently with patients and family. My daughter has a complicated medical history, and Dr. Moss takes initiative to consult specialists and work with other doctors as a team.
www.potomacpediatrics.com

Dr. Robbie Moyer
Potomac Pediatric Care
301-987-7111
Gaithersburg, Montgomery Village

Dr. Noel Pesce
Pediatric Associates of Montgomery County
301-566-6662
Silver Spring
I like this office a lot because they have sick hours in the morning, which is very convenient for parents who work and need to have their sick kids checked by a doctor.

Dr. Patricia Rappaport
Town Pediatrics
703-777-5144
Leesburg
www.townpeds.com

Dr. Marla Roche
Capitol Medical Group
301-907-3960
Chevy Chase
Dr. Roche is part of a large practice of pediatricians and while I've been to several in the practice and all are great, I just find her truly personable to talk to as a doctor, woman and mother.

Dr. Christine Saba
Saba Pediatric Medicine
301-838-8977
Rockville

Dr. Megan Scheibel
Potomac Pediatrics
301-279-6750
Rockville
Dr. Scheibel is always very helpful, and my kids adore her. When my youngest was in the NICU for three weeks, Dr. Scheibel went above and beyond to follow his progress and help answer any questions we had.
www.potomacpediatrics.com

Dr. Sarah Schooler
Silver Spring Pediatric Group
301-625-2800
Silver Spring
www.silverspringpeds.com

Dr. Melissa Schwartz
Albert & Austein
301-774-4100
Olney
Knowledgeable and caring doctors, excellent staff, extended weekend hours and on call hours available.

Dr. Steven Silvestro
Metropolitan Pediatrics LLC
301-230-2280
Rockville
We have loved Dr. Steve from the day we met him. He's a gentle soul who spends as much time with you as you need and will always answer any questions you have.
www.metropolitanpediatrics.com

Dr. Amy Sweeney
Foxhall Pediatrics
202-537-1180
Washington, D.C.
www.foxhallpediatrics.net

Dr. Annop Tantisunthorn
Dr. Annop Tantisunthorn
301-681-1508
Silver Spring

Dr. Stuart Taylor
Pediatric & Adolescent Care
301-869-2292
Gaithersburg
Dr. Taylor and his team are a very caring, and informed pediatrician's office. They really make themselves available for their patients and as a working mom, this is very nice!

Dr. Miriam Toporowicz
Medstar Georgetown University Hosital
202-444-8445
Washington, D.C.
Dr. "T" is a wonderful doctor. She always goes above and beyond her duties as a pediatrician in getting to know her patients. Georgetown is fortunate to have such a wonderful professional and leader in the field.
www.georgetownuniversityhospital.com

Dr. Alexander Tu
Milestone Pediatrics
301-972-9559
Germantown
He is honestly the nicest doctor we've ever been to. He explains everything clearly for my husband and I, and is so patient with my child. He even does all of the little checks on my daughter's Cookie Monster toy before performing them on her!
www.milestonepediatrics.com

Dr. Margaret Turner
Annapolis Pediatrics
410-263-6363
Annapolis
Dr. Turner is very caring. She is very knowledgeable and takes the time to explain medical information to you so that you can understand.
www.annapolispediatrics.com

Dr. Gabrielle Virgo
Virgo Carter Pediatrics
301-565-3999
Silver Spring
Dr. Virgo has been such a responsive, intelligent, thorough pediatrician for our two-year-old daughter. I am a physician, and was concerned about finding a physician and physician's office that could live up to my expectations for my first child.

Dr. Martha Wagner
Children's Pediatricians and Associates
202-833-4543
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Wagner is very knowledgeable and could diagnose a child with her eyes closed and hands tied behind her back.
www.childrensnational.org/CPandA

Drs. Stuart Weich & Liza Burns
Children First Pediatrics
301-681-6000
Rockville, Silver Spring
www.childrenfirstpediatrics.com

PLASTIC SURGERY

Dr. Phillip J. Chang
Aesthetica Cosmetic Surgery & Laser Center
703-729-5553
Landsdowne
Dr. Chang treats teenage acne with laser treatments and gets tremendous results.
www.gotobeauty.com

RADIOLOGY

Radiology Imaging Associates
703-450-5800
Landsdowne, Sterling
www.riassociates.com

SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY

Stacey Thompson
Treatment and Learning Centers
301-424-5200
Rockville
Kind, compassionate, smart and skilled - what else could we need!
www.ttlc.org

UROLOGY

Dr. Chiledum Ahaghotu
Howard University Hospital
202-865-7720
Washington, D.C.
Dr. Ahaghotu is a kind and caring urologist who performed my son's circumcision. A year later he performed a biopsy on my son to determine the cause of some pain my son was experiencing, when my son's pediatrician couldn't accurately diagnose the problem.
www.huhealthcare.com