Promise Ahlstrom, MD, FAAP
Education and Training
Dr. Ahlstrom joined Chevy Chase Pediatrics in 1994. Prior to that, she spent six years as a faculty member in the Department of Adolescent Medicine at Children’s National Medical Center. Dr. Ahlstrom began her undergraduate studies at Brown University and finished with a degree in Biology from Columbia University. She attended the University of Minnesota Medical School and completed her pediatric residency and fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein Program in New York City.
In addition to practicing general pediatrics, Dr. Ahlstrom provides specialty care to adolescents and has a special interest in breast feeding, sleep issues, eating disorders and weight concerns, menstrual irregularities, contraception, and other gynecologic issues. She has been regularly listed as a “Top Doctor” in Washingtonian magazine.