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COVID-19 UPDATE: We are currently seeing all patients in the office (see below), so telehealth visits are now optional. [Click to Expand]

Patients will continue to call us from the parking lot when they arrive at the office. We will be testing patients for Covid-19 (turnaround 2-3 days). We have resumed daytime phone calls for basic advice and Saturday morning sick visits.   Read Our Complete Letter Here

Welcome to Chevy Chase Pediatrics
Pediatricians in Washington, D.C. for Over Fifty Years
Our board certified pediatricians and highly trained staff have been providing quality care to children and families in the Washington, DC area for more than 50 years. Whether you are a current patient or someone who is thinking about joining our practice, we hope the information in this web site will be useful to you. Our goal is to provide the best possible care for you and your children for years to come.

Our Philosophy of Care

From newborns through young adulthood, we pride ourselves in our ability to take care of the whole child.

Office Hours and Location

We are conveniently located approximately one mile south of Chevy Chase Circle in Northwest, DC.

 COVID-19 Updates

  • Televisits. We have transitioned to televisits for all patients except newborns in the first two weeks.
  • Physical Exams Postponed for safety reasons. We have resumed giving vaccines to all children who need them.
  • Insurance Coverage. Insurance companies are covering telemedicine visits, similar to in-office visits.

See Our COVID-19 Letter >


Meet Our Physicians

  • Promise Ahlstrom, MD, FAAP. Specialty interest in adolescent health, gynecological health, and newborn care.
  • Howard Bennett, MD, FAAP. Special interests including bedwetting, gastrointestinal problems, and asthma.
  • Deborah Hall, MD, FAAP. Special interests including LGBTQ and
    gender nonconforming youth.

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Specialty Services

  • Breastfeeding Consultations. We work closely with nearby practioners in Washington DC and Bethesda.
  • High Complexity Laboratory. Our staff can get the results of many lab tests while you are still at the office.
  • Get Acquainted Visits. New to the area? We are excited to meet with you and discuss your child’s care.

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