Our Testimonials

Maureen is such an amazing resource at Potomac Pediatrics! Not only is she such a sweet person, but she is encouraging and extremely knowledgeable. Breastfeeding is exhausting & definitely a challenge, but Maureen is there to talk out any concerns you may have in person or over the phone. Thanks to Maureen’s guidance, I have

Alyson W. 22 May, 2018

  • Our Latest Blog Articles

    • Respiratory Viral Season – is it over yet?!

      By: Dr. Joseph Mechak This year’s respiratory viral season has been unlike any other in recent memory.  A few things that have set this respiratory season apart are that it was:  Early – Many viruses, but Flu and RSV in particular, came earlier than usual this year.  RSV season is classically from December to March,Read more

    • Bivalent Boosters approved down to 6 months old!

      By: Joseph Mechak, MD The FDA and CDC have granted emergency use authorization (EUA) for both the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 Bivalent booster vaccines for children as young as 6 months. This comes as hospitalizations for Flu, RSV and COVID are all surging. Specifically, pediatric COVID hospitalizations have increased by 68% over the past 2Read more

  • Watch our videos.

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

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

    • 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!

  • Our Therapy Services

    Our practice offers expanded mental health services including individual and group therapy.

  • Healthy Habits Clinic

    Our Healthy Habits Clinic offers an interdisciplinary approach for both physical wellness and healthier lifestyle changes.