Our Providers

Expert, qualified, well-trained professional medical staff are employed at all health center locations. CCI provider staff includes Maryland-licensed board certified family practice physicians, pediatricians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, mental health counselors, nutritionists, and registered dietitians.

A number of providers are bi- and multi-lingual. All clinic locations have multi-lingual administrative and medical support staff.


Year Started at CCI: 2008

Clinic Location(s): Greenbelt

Type of Practice:
Family Practice, Family Planning

Professional Memberships:
American Nurses Credentialing Center, MedChi

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:
Family planning, family practice

Graduating Schools:
Kentucky State University,
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish (some)
Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: General Pediatrics

Professional Memberships:
Med Chi;
America Academy of Pediatricians

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:
ADD/ADHD,
asthma

Graduating Schools: University of Pittsburgh, M.D.

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish (some)

Volunteer
Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice:Family Nurse Practitioner

Professional Memberships:
Nurse Practitioner Association of Maryland,
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:
Pediatrics,
adolescent and women's health,
family planning

Graduating Schools:
Johns Hopkins University,
MSN/MPH; University of Florida,
BSN

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish
Year Started at CCI: 2001

Clinic Location(s): Silver Spring

Type of Practice:
Family Practice, Board Certified

Professional Memberships:
American Academy of Family Physicians,
MedChi,
Christian Medical Association

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:
Family medicine

Graduating Schools: New York Medical College, M.D.

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish, Korean (some)
Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice:
Family Practice,
Board Certified

Professional Memberships:
American Academy of Family Physicians

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:
Family medicine,
holistic medicine

Graduating Schools:
Wright State University School of Medicine,
M.D. UIC/Illinois-Masonic Family Medicine Residency

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish (some)
Year Started at CCI: 2006

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Family Practice, Board Certified

Professional Memberships: American Academy of Family Physicians, Maryland Academy of Family Physicians

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Family medicine

Graduating Schools: Howard University School of Medicine, M.D.

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish

Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice: Pediatrics, Board Certified

Professional Memberships: American Academy of Pediatrics

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Pediatrics

Graduating Schools: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, M.D.; Pediatric Residency-Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

Licenses: Maryland, District of Columbia

Languages: English, Spanish

 

Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Family Nurse Practitioner

Professional Memberships: Sigma Theta Tau

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Underserved families and the homeless

Graduating Schools: Johns Hopkins University, BSN, NP; Boston University, MPH; Virginia Tech, BS.

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish

Year Started at CCI: 1990

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Rheumatology and Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Professional Memberships: Fellow, American College of Rheumatology; Fellow, American College of Physicians

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Rheumatology and Internal Medicine

Graduating Schools:  University of Connecticut

Licenses: Maryland, District of Columbia

Languages: English

Year Started at CCI: 2005

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice: Pediatrics, Board Certified

Professional Memberships: Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Pediatrics

Graduating Schools: Howard University School of Medicine; Residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Women and Children

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Tagalog, Spanish

 

Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice: Clinical Social Work

Professional Memberships: National Association of Social Workers

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Adults, adolescents and children

Graduating Schools: Columbia University School of Social Work

Licenses: LCSW-C

Languages: English, Spanish

 

Year Started at CCI: 2008

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Family Medicine, Board Certified

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Adult and preventive medicine

Graduating Schools: R.N.T. Medical School – India

License: Maryland

Languages: English, Hindi, Urdu

Year Started at CCI: 2011

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Pediatric dentistry

Graduating Schools: University of Puerto Rico

License: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish

 

Year Started at CCI:  2009

Clinic Location:  Gaithersburg, Silver Spring

Type of Practice:  Pediatrics, Board certified

Professional Membership: American Board of Pediatrics

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:  Pediatrics

Graduating Schools:  University of Virginia School of Medicine, M.D., Residency and Chief Residency at Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Licenses:  Maryland, District of Columbia

Languages:  English, Spanish

Year Started at CCI: 2007

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Clinical Social Work

Professional Memberships: National Association of Social Workers

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Adults, adolescents, and children over five

Graduating Schools: Columbia University School of Social Work

Licenses: LCSW-C

Languages: English, Spanish, French, Hindi (some)

Year Started at CCI:  2010

Clinic Location(s): Gaithersburg

Type of Practice: Family Medicine

Professional Memberships: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Community health, international health, health promotion and wellness

Graduating Schools: Yale University School of Nursing

Licenses: Maryland, Illinois

Languages: English, Spanish, Basic Gujarati

Year Started at CCI:  2009

Clinic Location(s): Takoma Park

Type of Practice: Pediatrics, Board certified

Professional Memberships: American Academy of Pediatrics

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Pediatrics

Graduating Schools: University of Rochester, M.D. and Pediatric Residency; Columbia University, MPH

Licenses: Maryland

Languages: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Polish

Year Started at CCI:  2009

Clinic Location:  Silver Spring

Type of Practice:  Family Practice

Professional Membership:  American Academy of Physician Assistants

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise:  Family Practice

Graduating Schools:  George Washington University

Licenses:  Maryland

Languages:  English

 

Year Started at CCI: 2010

Clinic Location(s): Silver Spring

Type of Practice: Family Practice

Professional Membership: Association of Clinicians for the Underserved, Nurse Practitioner Association of the District of Columbia

Area of Medical Interest/Expertise: Family practice, healthcare for the underserved, health literacy, care to populations with limited English proficiency

Graduating Schools: Georgetown University, Johns Hopkins University

Licenses: Maryland, District of Columbia

Languages: English, Spanish