Our Testimonials



Maureen is AMAZING! I was able to get an appointment relatively quickly with her when my newborn was falling asleep in the middle of feedings. She spent upwards of an hour with me and shared many tactics and tips on how to get him to finish feedings. The newborn support group was awesome, as I

Laurie E. May 22, 2018

  • Our Latest Blog Articles

    • Making and KEEPING your New Year’s Resolutions

      By: Dr. Joseph Mechak The new year is a great time to reflect on your family’s health and happiness.  Take some time to appreciate the positives from 2019 and identify areas for improvement and growth in 2020.  After this introspection, make some goals and resolutions to make this year the best yet! Now, resolutions areRead more →

    • Will this cough ever go away?

      By: Dr. Joseph Mechak   Viral respiratory season is upon us.  This means lots of sniffles, sneezing, snot, and seemingly endless cough.  Cough can occur for a variety of reasons. Some scary, like asthma, pneumonia, and pertussis, but most during this time of year are either directly or indirectly related to one of these viralRead more →

  • Learn more about our seminars and classes.

    • Join us for a FREE prenatal session. This session is led by one of our board certified pediatricians where they will share the vision of Potomac Pediatrics and help prepare you for welcoming your newborn into the world.
  • Watch our videos.

    • Potomac Pediatrics is revolutionizing the patient experience with our one-stop shop approach.

    • Enjoy fun group or personalized health coach session with our pediatric Health Coach, Allison

    • Dr. Jeremy Fishelberg explains what a Physician Assistant is and the important role they play here at Potomac Pediatrics.

  • Accolades

    • Amy Kaplan, M.D.
      Voted as one of the “Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine for 2017. Dr. Kaplan is a board

    • Caren Glassman, M.D
      Voted as one of the “Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine for 2017

    • Dr. Jeremy Fishelberg explains what a Physician Assistant is and the important role they play here at Potomac Pediatrics.

    • Cheryl Hari Sachs, M.D.
      Voted as one of “America’s Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly 2015. Dr. Sachs is a board certified

    • Amy Kaplan, M.D.
      Voted as one of the “Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine for 2015. Dr. Kaplan is a board

    • Caren Glassman, M.D
      Voted as one of the “Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine for 2015

Welcome to Potomac Pediatrics

Welcome To Our Family

We are honored to participate in the care of your children. Watching your children grow is a wonderful and exciting experience. The changes happen so quickly, and it is a marvel that this tiny miracle you created gradually becomes a little person with a personality that is unique and special. We know how you feel. The doctors and staff at Potomac Pediatrics watch with pride as we see your children grow. Our team is committed to delivering comprehensive medical care that will address your family’s health and lifestyle needs. We strive to be accessible to our patients in times of need.

Philosophy

Our goal is to offer you medical knowledge that is provided in a gentle manner and is easy to understand.We pride ourselves in providing you evidence based medical care, and in that pursuit, we meet once a month to review the medical journals and current relevant studies. We maintain our board certification status by actively participating in continuing medical education.

Why Choose Potomac Pediatrics?

  • Vaccinations

    Our practice offers walk-in flu vaccinations for the whole family!

  • Nutritionist

    Only practice in the area that offers in-house nutritionist and lactation specialists.

  • Patient Portal

    We offer a patient portal that will allow you to message our doctors and they will message you back. You can also retain a history of medications, advice, and treatment recommendations.

  • Best of Bethesda

    We are proud to accept the Best of Bethesda: Pediatrics Award for the sixth year in a row. Thank you for helping our practice grow and allowing us the opportunity to care for your children!

Our Doctors and Staff