Caren Glassman, M.D.
Dr. Glassman is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Caren Glassman, M.D., is a native of the D.C. area and was born at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland. Having grown up in Potomac, Maryland, she graduated from Winston Churchill High School. After completing her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan, she attended medical school at The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C.. Dr. Glassman then completed her pediatrics training at the Georgetown University Medical Center. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, she was a pediatrician at a private practice in Germantown, Maryland. Dr. Glassman has a special interest in early childhood development. She currently resides in Potomac with her husband and their two sons.
Awards
“Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2009 Edition
Best Doctors 2009-2010 & 2011-2012 Edition
“America’s Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Amy Kaplan, M.D.
Dr. Kaplan is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She was born in Livingston, New Jersey and grew up in Westfield, New Jersey. She received a B.A. in Human Biology at Stanford University. While attending medical school at The George Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. Kaplan was president of the American Medical Women’s Association. She completed her pediatrics residency at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, she was part of a private practice in Silver Spring for 3 years, on staff at Holy Cross Hospital as well as an attending physician at Suburban Hospital. Dr. Kaplan lives in Potomac with her husband and their three children.
Awards
“Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016
Washington Top Doctors 2007 Edition
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2005, 2007, 2008 and 2009 Edition
Best Doctors 2005-2006, 2009-2010, & 2011-2012 Edition
“America’s Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Michelle Potter, M.D.
Dr. Potter is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Potter was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and grew up in Silver Spring, MD. After graduating from the George Washington University, Dr. Potter attended the Medical College of Wisconsin where she was awarded a scholarship for service to the school and community. She returned to DC for her residency at Children’s National Medical Center. Since completing her residency, Dr. Potter has worked at Kaiser Permanente’s Gaithersburg office, where she has been honored as being a “distinguished physician” based on patient surveys for the past several years. Dr. Potter lives in Kensington with her loving family.
Awards
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2008 and 2009 Edition
Best Doctors 2011-2012 Edition

Megan Scheibel, M.D.
Dr. Scheibel is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and grew up in the Cleveland suburbs. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, Dr. Scheibel completed medical school at the Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio and then her pediatrics residency at Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Scheibel has a special interest in early childhood development. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, Dr. Scheibel was a pediatrician in private practice in Germantown, Maryland. She lives in Montgomery Village with her husband and their three daughters.
Awards
“Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine 2008, 2010 and 2012
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2004, 2007, 2008 and 2009 Edition

Heather Davies, M.D.
Dr. Davies is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Heather Davies, M.D. was born and raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania. She graduated from Dickinson College in Pennsylvania with dual degrees in Biology and Religion. Serving as class president, she received her medical degree from Penn State University College of Medicine. Dr. Davies completed her pediatric residency at The Ohio State University Nationwide Childrens Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, Dr. Davies was a partner in a private pediatric practice in Westerville, Ohio. She served as a clinical instructor of pediatrics to both medical students and residents from The Ohio State University and surrounding medical schools. She currently lives in Rockville with her husband and their two children.
Awards
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2009 Edition
“Super Doctors Rising Stars” 2013 Edition

Jeremy Fishelberg, M.D.
Jeremy Fishelberg is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He was born in Livingston, New Jersey and grew up in South Brunswick, New Jersey. Dr. Fishelberg graduated with honors from The Universty of Michigan with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. He attended medical school at The Sackler School of Medicine-Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel. Dr. Fishelberg then completed his pediatric residency training at INOVA Fairfax Hospital for Children where he was honored as “Resident of the Year” in 2003. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, he had been in a successful private practice in Fairfax, Virginia. Dr. Fishelberg currently lives in Potomac with his wife and two children.
Awards
“Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine 2010, and 2016.
“Patients’ Choice Award”, American Registry 2008.

Shira Weiss, M.D.
Dr. Shira Weiss is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in the Philadelphia suburbs. Dr. Weiss graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology. She attended medical school at Ben Gurion University of the Negev’s Medical School for International Health in Beer-Sheva, Israel. Dr. Weiss then completed her pediatric residency training at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland where she was also chosen to serve as chief resident for an additional year. Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics, she had been practicing pediatric hospital medicine at a local hospital. Dr. Weiss currently resides in Brookeville with her husband and her two children.
Awards
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2014 Edition

Hari Cheryl Sachs, M.D.
Dr. Sachs is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Hari Cheryl Sachs, M.D. is also a native of the Washington, D.C. area. Born at Columbia Hospital for Women in Washington, D.C., Dr. Sachs grew up in Silver Spring and attended Northwood High School. She has provided direct patient care to the infants, children, and adolescents of Montgomery County for the last seventeen years, with a special interest in developmental pediatrics, endocrinology and adolescent gynecology. Dr. Sachs is a Professor of Pediatrics at The George Washington University and Children’s National Medical Center. She is honored by the Who’s Who among young professionals and named one of the Best Doctors in America. Dr. Sachs writes extensively for pediatric journals. Dr. Sachs lives in Rockville with her husband and their four sons.
Awards
“Top Doctors” in the Washingtonian Magazine 2005 & 2010
“America’s Top Pediatricians” in the Consumers’ Research Council of America 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2015 Edition
Best Doctors 2003-2004 , 2009-2010 & 2011-2012 Edition
“America’s Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly 2012, 2014 and 2015

Elizabeth Jalazo, M.D.
Dr. Jalazo is a board certified pediatrician and fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. Elizabeth Jalazo, MD grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina and received a B.S. in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She moved to the DC/Baltimore area with her husband after completing medical school at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC. Dr. Jalazo completed her pediatric training at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, MD. She spent an additional two years at Johns Hopkins as a General Academic Pediatrics fellow and serving as Chief Resident. Dr. Jalazo has a special interest in children with special health care needs and developmental disabilities. She currently resides in Rockville with her husband and two daughters.

Karen Lewis, M.D.
Dr. Lewis is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She grew up in Ft. Worth, Texas, and received a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in Psychology from Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. After graduating from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, she completed her pediatric residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Soon thereafter, her husband’s job took them to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, where she learned to speak Dutch and completed a year of residency to be a certified Dutch pediatrician. After returning to the US, she worked in pediatric urgent care for 4 years in Dallas, TX, and then relocated with her husband and two daughters to Maryland, where she worked as an outpatient pediatrician for nearly 3 years prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics. Dr. Lewis is also a certified yoga instructor, enjoys running with the family dog, Rusty, and serves as President of the Board of a nonprofit organization serving overseas American survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Adair Parr, M.D., J.D.
Dr. Parr is a board certified child and adolescent and adult psychiatrist. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a Fellow of the American Psychiatry Association. Dr. Parr grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana and graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, New Hampshire. She attended Duke University for her undergraduate studies. She earned her law degree at The Georgetown University Law Center. Dr. Parr attended medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her General Psychiatry Residency at Georgetown University Hospital. She completed her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she was Chief Fellow. Dr. Parr was previously the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Training Director at Children’s National Medical Center. She is an invited member of the Maintenance of Certification Committee for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Parr consults to the Episcopal Center for Children in Washington, D.C. and the Montgomery County Campus of the Kennedy Krieger Institute where she is on the Clinical Medical Staff. In her free time, Dr. Parr enjoys hiking, reading, spending time with her family and walking her dog.

Michelle Place, CRNP-P
Michelle Place, CRNP-P is a native of the DC area. She was born at the INOVA Fairfax hospital and grew up in Bethesda, MD.She received a BA in Biology from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland in Baltimore, then earned an additional Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the Catholic University of America in DC. While working as an RN at Children’s National Medical Center she returned to Catholic University and was awarded her Master’s degree in Nursing/Pediatric nurse practitioner degree.Prior to joining Potomac Pediatrics she worked as a nurse practitioner at The Hospital for Sick Children in Washington DC and at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL.She currently resides in Bethesda with her husband and children.

Caitlin Delaney, PA-C
Caitlin Delaney, PA-C is a certified physician assistant. She was born at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland, grew up in Rockville, Maryland, and now currently resides in Gaithersburg with her fiancé. She attended the University of South Carolina for undergraduate where she obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology. After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree she attended George Washington University and graduated with a Master’s of Science in Health Sciences. She is now currently licensed as a physician assistant in the state of Maryland and is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Natalia Darling, PA-C
Natalia Darling, PA-C is a board certified Physician Assistant and a native to the Washington, D.C. region. She was born at Sibley Memorial Hospital and raised in Montgomery County, Maryland. After receiving her high school diploma from the Academy of the Holy Cross in Kensington, Maryland she went on to receive a Bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Spanish from the University of South Carolina. Soon after, she began work at Potomac Pediatrics, serving as a medical assistant for two years. She briefly left Potomac Pediatrics to attend the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, where she obtained a Master’s of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. She now resides in northwest Washington, D.C.

Jane Henley, MS, RD, LDN
Jane HenleyJane Henley is a Registered Dietitian with a subspecialty in Pediatric Nutrition. Native to D.C., Jane was born at Georgetown University Hospital, grew up in Potomac, Maryland, and earned her Bachelors in Science & Nutrition at The University of Maryland, College Park. Following graduation, Jane completed a two-year Dietetic Internship/Masters Degree Program at New England Medical Center and Tufts University in Boston. She is a Licensed Nutritionist in the State of Maryland and Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Special interests include: pediatric weight maintenance, failure to thrive, toddler feeding issues, food allergies and intolerances, vegetarianism, and nutrition education. She currently resides in Potomac with her two daughters and Golden Retriever, Izzi.