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Washingtonian magazine recognizes Children's National physicians as "Top Doctors" in 25 specialties

WASHINGTON - Washingtonian magazine’s annual list of the region’s “Top Doctors” recognized 57 Children’s National Health System physicians from a wide-array of specialties including Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Endocrinology, Hematology/Oncology, Neurology, Orthopaedics, Surgery and Urology.

“I am so pleased to see so many of our doctors recognized by fellow physicians for their knowledge, skill and dedication to helping children in our community grow up stronger,” says Kurt Newman, M.D., President and CEO of Children’s National. “The Washingtonian recognition affirms our commitment to our patients and reassures families that they are choosing a trusted physician to provide the best care to their child.”

Washingtonian magazine’s “Top Doctors” is a listing of the region’s best doctors nominated by other physicians in Washington, Maryland and Virginia. Children’s National physicians are recognized in 25 subspecialty areas.

Children’s National Specialists Recognized as “Top Doctors”

Allergy/Immunology Cardiac Surgery
  • Richard Jonas, M.D.
Cardiology Dermatology
  • Scott A. Norton, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
Endocrinology Gastroenterology
  • Benny Kerzner, M.D.
  • Parvathi Mohan, M.D.
General and Community Pediatrics General and Thoracic Surgery
Hand Surgery Infectious Diseases
Interventional Cardiology Interventional Radiology
Neurology Neurosurgery
Obstetrics/Gynecology Oncology/Hematology
Ophthalmology Orthopaedics
Otolaryngology Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Psychiatry
  • Haniya Raza, D.O.
Pulmonology Radiation Therapy
  • Matthew Ladra, M.D., M.P.H.**

Revised as of Oct. 26, 2017

*Also provides care at Pediatric Specialists of Virginia
**Also provides care at Sibley Memorial Hospital

Contact: Simone Hunter | (202) 476-4500

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