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General Internal Medicine & Medicine-Pediatrics at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Division of General Internal Medicine and Medicine-Pediatrics offers comprehensive outpatient care – from routine services like annual physicals and immunizations to specialized services like pediatric developmental evaluations, preventive care, pre-operative consults and treatment of chronic medical conditions. With nearly twenty attending physicians, three nurse practitioners and a clinical social worker, our highly experienced medical team uses evidence-based and patient-focused approaches to provide quality health care to a diverse community.

As leaders in the practice of internal medicine and pediatrics, our experts educate medical students and residents, and several physicians serve in key faculty and leadership positions at Georgetown University. As a Teaching Faculty clinic, we are highly dedicated to continuity in our educational practices, with each resident and student being assigned to a specific faculty member.


Insurance Referrals for Specialty Care and Testing

Please call 202-444-8168 and press option 4. Choose the number that corresponds with your provider's name. The assistant will take your information and send the request to your provider.

Please allow three business days to coordinate and complete requests.

Nurse Advice/Urgent Appointment Line

Nurse Advice/Urgent Appointment Line: 202-444-8168 option 5

Available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m (unavailable from noon to 1 p.m.).

In case of emergency, please go directly to the emergency department. Wait times vary by call volume. If preferred, patients may leave a voicemail, and the nurse will return the call as soon as possible. Calls received after 4 p.m. will be returned the following business day.

Diabetes Education Classes

Our classes are available to patients with Type 2 Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, and Prediabetes wishing to learn more about self management.

Make an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with a physician, please call our scheduling line:



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