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                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Larry Becker, MD                                                   Jon D. koMan, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 JaSon P. Brokaw, MD                                           JeroMe P. reichMiSTer, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                               DaviD P. BuchaLTer, MD                                            roBerT rieDerMan, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                              BenJaMin n. carr, iii, MD                                          Mark S. roSenThaL, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mark a. DeiTch, MD                                             wiLLiaM i. SMuLyan, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                               STeven L. FrieDMan, MD                                             Barry J. waLDMan, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    LiSa J. GranT, MD                                                 ian M. weiner, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     PeTer r. Jay, MD                                                 chaD c. Zooker, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 roBerT D. keehn, MD                                            ThoMaS eD SuMMerS, Pa

                                                                                                                                                                                                One of Maryland’s oldest and most respected orthopaedic           When patients require surgical procedures, the Greenspring
                                                                                                                                                                                                practices, OrthoMaryland has provided outstanding                 Surgery Center, located near to the Quarry office, provides
                                                                                                                                                                                                orthopaedic and spine care for nearly 90 years. The board-        friendly, individualized service in a state-of-the-art facility.
                                                                                                                                                                                                certified physicians pride themselves on compassionate,
                                                                                                                                                                                                patient-centered care, to determine the best course of            OrthoMaryland understands that patients don’t want to wait
                                                                                                                                                                                                treatment. Each provider, and all of the offices, offer           for weeks or months to have their pain treated. Same-day or
                                                                                                                                                                                                state-of-the art treatments for knee, hip, shoulder, spine,       next-day appointments are available for most patients,
                                                                                                                                                                                                hand, elbow, ankle, and foot conditions.                          while urgent problems or injuries can be handled during
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  evening walk-in hours at the Quarry Lake office, from 4:30
                                                                                                                                                                                                OrthoMaryland’s 17 doctors are all fellowship-trained, and        to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
                                                                                                                                                                                                many are leaders in their field for advanced subspecialty
                                                                                                                                                                                                orthopaedic care. They see patients in Owings Mills,              From the most technologically advanced techniques in surgery
                                                                                                                                                                                                Towson, and at Quarry Lake, providing the latest non-             to the most convenient and friendly service. OrthoMaryland
                                                                                                                                                                                                operative and operative care for sports injuries, arthritis,      offers Orthopaedic Excellence…When Life Can’t Wait.
                                                                                                                                                                                                trauma, and complex musculoskeletal problems. Each
   Back row, left to right: Dr. Carr, Dr. Keehn, Dr. Koman, Dr. Buchalter, Dr. Riederman. Center row, left to right: Dr. Weiner, Dr. Grant, Dr. Becker, Dr. Deitch, Dr. Brokaw, Dr. Friedman.
   Seated, left to right: Dr. Jay, Dr. Reichmister, Dr. Smulyan, Dr. Rosenthal. Not pictured: Dr. Waldman, Dr. Zooker, Ed Summers, PA. Location: In front of the Quarry Lake Office.            office offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, bracing,
                                                                                                                                                                                                imaging, and even an in-house pharmacy.

                                                                  orThoMaryLanD                                                                                                                                   Baltimore
                                                                                                                                                                                                           2700 Quarry Lake Drive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Physicians Pavilion East
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        owings Mills
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     4 Park Center Court
                                                                                 410-377-8900                                                                                                                     Suite 300                      6565 N. Charles Street • Suite 504                       Suite 102
                                                                               orthomaryland.net                                                                                                            Baltimore, MD 21209                        Towson, MD 21204                             Owings Mills, MD 21117

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     neaL J. naFF, MD, FacS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ChIef of NeuRosuRgeRy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     St. Joseph Medical Center

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     AssIstANt PRofessoR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     of NeuRosuRgeRy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Johns Hopkins University School
                                                                                               keiTh a. BoenninG, DDS, LLc                                                                                                           of Medicine
                                                                                               Cosmetic, Implant and
                                                                                               Reconstructive Dentistry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Zeena Dorai, MD, FacS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ChIef of NeuRosuRgeRy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Union Memorial Hospital

  Dr. Keith A. Boenning specializes in Prosthodontics, the area        along with his expertise in the latest techniques, have earned     Dr. Neal Naff and Dr. Zeena Dorai are board certified in           Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Memorial Hospital in
  of dentistry that focuses on the restoration and replacement         him a reputation as one of the most respected dentists in the      neurological surgery and specialize in the most advanced           Dallas, Texas, and then completed a fellowship in neurosurgical
  of teeth. An expert in cosmetic, implant, and reconstructive         greater Maryland area. His efforts have not been overlooked,       minimally invasive surgery for brain and spine disorders.          oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer
  dentistry, he and his highly trained team whiten, reshape, and       having been named among the “Best Dentists in America” and                                                                            Center in Houston, specializing in the surgical treatment of
  repair broken, crooked, and unsightly teeth with porcelain           recognized locally by Baltimore magazine as a “Top Dentist.”       Dr. Naff completed his medical training and neurosurgical          brain and spinal tumors. Dr. Dorai also serves as the director of
  veneers, crowns, bridges, and tooth-whitening products. He                                                                              residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was the first surgeon      neuro-oncology at Union Memorial Hospital.
  takes great pride in the creation of each new smile. “There’s an     A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, he   in Maryland to use robotic-guided radiosurgery for the treatment
  artistry to the profession, and it’s extremely gratifying to see a   is a member of the American Dental Association, the American       of brain and spinal tumors and has been selected many times        With offices in Baltimore County, Baltimore City, and Carroll
  beautiful new smile on the face of a satisfied patient.”             College of Prosthodontists, the Academy of Osseointegration,       by his peers as a “Top Doctor” in Baltimore magazine.              County, Chesapeake Neurosurgery offers accessible and
                                                                       and the prestigious American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry.                                                                           comprehensive surgical expertise in degenerative spine
  In practice for over 25 years, Dr. Boenning has demonstrated         Dr. Boenning also teaches at the University of Maryland’s Dental   Dr. Zeena Dorai earned her degree in medicine from the             diseases, brain and spine tumors, hydrocephalus, radiosurgery,
  a unique ability to balance the creative and technical sides of      School. When it comes to each procedure, Dr. Boenning is the       Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. She completed           spinal-cord stimulation, Chiari malformation, and peripheral
  dentistry. His skills in painting and photography have given him     consummate perfectionist. He even uses a surgical operating        neurosurgical residency training at the University of Texas        nerve entrapments.
  a keen eye for composition and the ability to visualize and create   microscope for all restorative procedures to ensure the most
  beautiful new smiles for his patients. These beautiful smiles,       accurate and precise results.

                                                                                                                                                                                cheSaPeake neuroSurGery, LLc
                         coSMeTic, iMPLanT & reconSTrucTive DenTiSTry                                                                                                    Specializing in the Surgery of the Brain, Spine and Peripheral Nerves
                                        1104 Kenilworth Drive • Suite 104 • Towson, MD 21204                                                                                 2700 Quarry Lake Drive • Suite 360 • Baltimore, MD 21209
                                                   410-828-1717 • drboenning.com                                                                                                  410-486-0090 • www.chesapeakeneurosurgery.com

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                                                                                                                                  roBerT akBari, MD
                                                                                                                                  Towson • Downtown
                                                                                                                                  howarD BerG, MD
                                                                                                                                  Owings Mills • Towson
                                                                                                                                  vincenT ciFeLLo, MD
                                                                                                                                  Glen Burnie • Ellicott City
                                                                                                                                  MarTha koch, MD
                                                                                                                                  Ellicott City
                                                                                                                                  DeBra vachon, MD
                                                                                                                                  Downtown • Owings Mills
                                                                                                                                  JaMeS ZaLucki, MD
                                                                                                                                  Ellicott City
                                                                                                                                                                       Left to right: Zahid Butt, MD, Megan Willard, MD, Preston Kim, MD, Richard Andorsky, MD, Vijay Narayen, MD, Kester Crosse, MD, Adinarayana Divakaruni, MD
                                                                                                                                                                       Not pictured: Lawrence Sorkin, MD (Columbia office)

                                                                                                                                                                       Since 1994, Digestive Disease Associates has established                                learn more about the disease and its management through
                                                                                                                                                                       itself as the region’s premier provider of high-quality medical                         nutritional awareness.
                                                                                                                                                                       care for gastrointestinal and liver disorders.
   Left to right: Drs. James Zalucki, Debra Vachon, Howard Berg, Vincent Cifello, Robert Akbari, and Julia Smith, C.R.N.P.                                                                                                                                     Offices are located in Columbia and Catonsville, and the
                                                                                                                                                                       The 15 board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians are                               practice is proud of its new location in Odenton. Treatment
                                                                                                                                                                       leaders in their field. DDA physicians have been recognized                             at one of the state-of-the-art endoscopy and infusion centers
   Colon Rectal Surgical Associates (CRSA), comprised of five                                    Compared with the national average, their patients are three
                                                                                                                                                                       nationally by U.S. News and World Report, as well as locally                            provides patients with the highest level of medical care, while
   colon and rectal surgeons, has six locations around the                                       times more likely to emerge from surgery without a colostomy
                                                                                                                                                                       by Baltimore magazine.                                                                  ensuring comfort, safety, and dignity. In addition, DDA provides
   Baltimore metropolitan area and is the largest specialized                                    bag, and the CRSA physician cancer cure rate is equal to the best
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               hospital care at Howard County General or St. Agnes hospitals.
   group of its kind in the area.                                                                treatment centers in the world.
                                                                                                                                                                       Digestive Disease Associates has been in the forefront of
                                                                                                                                                                       clinical research, conducting trials and contributing to new,                           The doctors, along with the clinical and administrative staff
   Leaders and teachers of laparoscopic colon surgery, they                                      All CRSA physicians have received fellowship training in colon and
                                                                                                                                                                       groundbreaking medications for the treatment of hepatitis C,                            at Digestive Disease Associates, subscribe to a set of core
   provide the highest level of expertise and state-of-the-art                                   rectal surgery and are board certified in both general and colon
                                                                                                                                                                       ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease,                           values that include professionalism, integrity, and focus on the
   treatment for colon and rectal cancer, colonoscopy screenings,                                and rectal surgery. The doctors are involved in national
                                                                                                                                                                       hepatitis B, and Crohn’s disease.                                                       patient. Clear communication is an important part of DDA’s
   diverticular disease, inflammatory bowel disease, hemorrhoid                                  societies, including the American Society of Colon and Rectal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               mission, and the doctors and staff ensure that patients never
   problems, and bowel control. CRSA physicians are leaders in                                   Surgeons. Several of the doctors have been voted “Top Docs”
                                                                                                                                                                       Patient education is a cornerstone of the practice. For                                 leave an appointment without clearly understanding their health
   minimally invasive colon and rectal surgery. CRSA outcomes                                    for colon and rectal surgery. Visit us at www.colonrectal.net, your
                                                                                                                                                                       example, DDA emphasizes the importance of colorectal                                    condition and the recommended treatment plan.
   exceed national standards in length of hospitalization, re-                                   link to prevention, detection, and treatment. See our website for
                                                                                                                                                                       cancer awareness and prevention. Patients with celiac
   hospitalization following surgery, and reoperative surgery.                                   our superior outcomes.
                                                                                                                                                                       disease and their friends and family members can attend                                 To learn more about Digestive Disease Associates, please visit
                                                                                                                                                                       monthly celiac support-group meetings hosted by DDA to                                  our website at www.ddamd.com.

                                                   coLon recTaL SurGicaL aSSociaTeS                                                                                    4660 Wilkens Ave • Suites 206 & 303                            The Pavilion at Howard County                                      1132 Annapolis Rd. • Suite 104
                                                                                                                                                                             Baltimore, MD 21229                             10710 Charter Dr. • Suite 110 • Columbia, MD 21044                              Odenton, MD 21113
                                                                                                                                                                                 410-247-7500                                                   410-992-9797                                                    410-247-7500

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                                                        The Johns Hopkins at Green Spring Station Adult ADD Center focuses
                                                        on the diagnosis and treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder in adults (16
                                                        years and older) and associated anxiety/depression/bipolar disorders. In
                                                        fact, two of three children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
                                                        (ADHD) will continue to have impairing symptoms as an adult. The Center
                                                        offers comprehensive evaluations, assessment of other disorders, and
                                                        tailors individual treatments to enhance daily functioning and reduce the
                                                        demoralizing effects of ADHD for patients and families.

                                                        David Goodman, M.D., is an internationally recognized clinician, teacher,
                                                        and researcher whose commentary has been featured on ABC-TV, CNN,
                                                        ESPN Sports Center and in such publications as The Wall Street Journal,
                                                        The Washington Post, The New York Times, and U.S. News & World
                                                        Report. As a researcher, he has published the largest adult ADHD trial and
                                                        the largest physician practice survey on adult ADHD.

                                                        Call us for help. Let our recognized expertise and decades of patient care
                                                        help you successfully achieve a more satisfying life for you and family
                                                        members with adult ADHD and anxiety/depression/bipolar disorder.

   DaviD w. GooDMan, MD
   Director                                                                                                                             Left to right: Allen Banegura, MD, Hossein Tavassolie, MD, Louis Salas, MD, Muhammad Afzal, MD, Thomas Abernathy, MD, Christopher Kim, MD, Carl Wheeler, CRNP,
                                                                   JohnS hoPkinS aT Green SPrinG STaTion                                Natarajan Ravendhran, MD (Catonsville office)
                                                                  10751 Falls Road • Suite 306 • Lutherville, MD 21093
                                                                             410-583-2726 • ADDadult.com                                Since 1994, Digestive Disease Associates has established                               learn more about the disease and its management through
                                                                                                                                        itself as the region’s premier provider of high-quality medical                        nutritional awareness.
                                                                                                                                        care for gastrointestinal and liver disorders.
                                                        Dr. Soueid and his team of medical aestheticians are committed to working                                                                                              Offices are located in Columbia and Catonsville, and the
                                                        with patients to meet their goals and provide them with excellent care          The 15 board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians are                              practice is proud of its new location in Odenton. Treatment
                                                        and results. Dr. Soueid completed his general surgery residency at Union        leaders in their field. DDA physicians have been recognized                            at one of the state-of-the-art endoscopy and infusion centers
                                                        Memorial Hospital, his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at LSU   nationally by U.S. News and World Report, as well as locally                           provides patients with the highest level of medical care, while
                                                        in New Orleans, and a fellowship in microsurgical breast reconstruction.        by Baltimore magazine.                                                                 ensuring comfort, safety, and dignity. In addition, DDA provides
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               hospital care at Howard County General or St. Agnes hospitals.
                                                        Dr. Soueid is a board certified Plastic Surgeon who utilizes the latest         Digestive Disease Associates has been in the forefront of
                                                        technology. Dr. Soueid’s practice specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive    clinical research, conducting trials and contributing to new,                          The doctors, along with the clinical and administrative staff
                                                        surgery, providing options for full and mini tummy tuck, breast augmentation,   groundbreaking medications for the treatment of hepatitis C,                           at Digestive Disease Associates, subscribe to a set of core
                                                        reduction and lift, the latest techniques in liposuction, and post-Bariatric    ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease,                          values that include professionalism, integrity, and focus on the
                                                        body contouring. Dr. Soueid’s team includes two full-time master medical        hepatitis B, and Crohn’s disease.                                                      patient. Clear communication is an important part of DDA’s
                                                        aestheticians who perform laser rejuvenation, multiple level peels,                                                                                                    mission, and the doctors and staff ensure that patients never
                                                        microdermabrasion, medical facials, and offer the top medical-grade skincare    Patient education is a cornerstone of the practice. For                                leave an appointment without clearly understanding their health
                                                        lines including Obagi, Image, and Jane Iredale Skincare with day and evening    example, DDA emphasizes the importance of colorectal                                   condition and the recommended treatment plan.
                                                        hours.                                                                          cancer awareness and prevention. Patients with celiac
                                                                                                                                        disease and their friends and family members can attend                                To learn more about Digestive Disease Associates, please visit
                                                        Dr. Soueid offers facial rejuvenation with Botox, Dysport, and fillers:         monthly celiac support-group meetings hosted by DDA to                                 our website at www.ddamd.com.
                                                        Restylane and Juvederm. Dr. Soueid and his trained staff are always ready to
                                                        tailor a program to your unique skin and cosmetic needs. Please refer to the
                                                        website for more information, photos, and patient testimonials.

   naSSiF e. SoueiD, MD, FacS
   Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon
                                                                           aDvanceD PLaSTic SurGery
                                                                    7505 Osler Drive • Suite 403 • Towson, MD 21204                     4660 Wilkens Ave • Suites 206 & 303                           The Pavilion at Howard County                                    1132 Annapolis Rd. • Suite 104
                                                                  9105 Franklin Square Drive • Suite 302 • Baltimore, MD                      Baltimore, MD 21229                            10710 Charter Dr. • Suite 110 • Columbia, MD 21044                            Odenton, MD 21113
                                                                       410-321-0808 • advancedplasticsurgery.com                                  410-247-7500                                                  410-992-9797                                                  410-247-7500

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                                                        In his 30 years of practice, Dr. A. Shams, MD, FACR has learned that
                                                        listening to patients’ concerns as a caring friend goes a long way toward
                                                        coming up with a successful treatment plan to manage their disease.
                                                        And his philosophy is to achieve maximum results with as little
                                                        intervention as possible.

                                                        Dr. Shams treats all rheumatic and autoimmune diseases such as
                                                        rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, systemic lupus erythematosus
                                                        and conditions associated with chronic pain. His state-of-the-art office
                                                        is equipped with a Hologic Bone Densitometer to diagnose and assess
                                                        problems associated with arthritis and osteoporosis.

                                                        His practice is affiliated with Saint Agnes Hospital, where Dr. Shams                                                                                                                   SyLvan FeLDMan, DDS, MLa
                                                        started the rheumatology program and has been training physicians
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bryan FiTZGeraLD, DDS
                                                        for the past three decades. He trained in rheumatology at The Johns
                                                        Hopkins Hospital, and is a founding member of the American College                                                                                                                      kyonG S. choe, DDS, MS
                                                        of Rheumatology, as well as a member of the American Medical
                                                        Association, the board of Saint Agnes Hospital, and several other
                                                        professional organizations.

   a. ShaMS, MD, Facr                                    arThriTiS, oSTeoPoroSiS anD Pain ManaGeMenT cenTer
                                                            716 Maiden Choice Lane • Suite 301 • Baltimore, MD 21228
                                                             Phone 410-788-2000 • Fax 410-455-9881 • aopcenter.com
                                                                                                                                        Left to right: Bryan Fitzgerald, Sylvan Feldman, and Kyong Choe

                                                        Dr. Brent Birely is a board-certified, Johns Hopkins trained plastic surgeon,   The practice of Feldman, Fitzgerald, and Choe combines the                    Dr. Feldman is the director of the Implant Periodontal Prosthesis
                                                        with 22 years of surgical experience. He brings passion and integrity to        specialties of periodontics and prosthodontics with implant                   Program at the University of Maryland Dental School. Dr. Fitzgerald
                                                        every aspect of his practice. Dr. Birely puts a strong focus on patient         dentistry for a comprehensive approach to dental care that aims               is the Director of Implant Dentistry at the University of Maryland
                                                        education to build a solid level of trust, which helps alleviate the            to improve appearance and achieve optimal health. They are a                  Dental School, in the Department of Advanced General Dentistry.
                                                        apprehension associated with cosmetic surgery.                                  premier practice for oral rehabilitation and cosmetics.                       Dr. Choe is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Periodontics at the University of Maryland Dental School.
                                                        “My goal is to help patients look and feel like a younger, more attractive      Feldman, Fitzgerald, and Choe have the latest methods in digital
                                                        version of themselves, while making cosmetic surgery affordable to              dentistry. The practice offers ITeroTM, a digital impression system,          Dr. Feldman holds degrees in prosthodontics and periodontics. Drs.
                                                        everyone”                                                                       using a laser scanner for increased precision, accuracy, speed,               Fitzgerald and Choe both hold degrees in periodontics and implant
                                                                                                                                        and comfort when taking impressions for a crown or bridge along               periodontal prosthetics. The doctors received their education at the
                                                        Dr. Birely’s specialization in body contouring has made him a leading           with implants. This system eliminates the need for traditional                University of Maryland Dental School along with their postgraduate
                                                        surgeon for all breast and abdominal surgeries. He is teamed up with            impression materials. Other technological advances in use include             specialty training degrees. Drs. Feldman, Fitzgerald, and Choe have
                                                        his physician assistant Cheryl Sugar who, with 10 years of experience in        the NobelProceraTM CAD/CAM scanner, StraumannTM EtkonTM                       achieved board certification in periodontology and maintain a full-
                                                        plastic surgery, compliments Dr. Birely with a unique woman’s perspective.      Scanner, digital X-rays, and cone beam CT-scans. Surgical planning            time practice in Towson.
                                                        Together their talents and experience bring a sense of artistry to plastic      for implant placement is also done using Noble GuideTM, allowing
                                                        surgery resulting in many satisfied patients.                                   for flapless implant placements. Immediate loading of an implant              The aim of Feldman, Fitzgerald, & Choe, D.D.S., P.A., is to deliver
                                                                                                                                        supported prosthesis can also be done in most cases where a                   the highest level of care to our patients with comfort, efficiency,
                                                                                                                                        temporary restoration can be placed after an implant surgery has              and the latest in technological innovations. Delivery of the most
                                                                                                                                        been completed.                                                               complex cases are routine.

   BrenT c. BireLy, MD
   cheryL SuGar, Pa-c
                                                                           arTiSTry in PLaSTic SurGery
                                                        1300 York Rd • Building A, Suite 100 • Lutherville, MD 21093 • 410-828-9570                                                            FeLDMan, FiTZGeraLD & choe
                                                         615 W. MacPhail Road, Suite 212 • Bel Air, MD 21014 • 410-638-7500                                                                660 Kenilworth Drive • Suite 103 • Towson, MD 21204
                                                                                       AIPSMD.com                                                                                                 410-821-8800 • ffcdentalimplants.com

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                                                        Dr. Marcos Doxanas is a world-renowned expert with unique training
                                                        as both a board-certified general ophthalmologist and as an ophthalmic
                                                        plastic and reconstructive eye surgeon.

                                                        “Many people are not aware that a brow lift or blepharoplasty (eyelid
                                                        surgery) may be covered by insurance when vision is adversely affected by
                                                        the drooping condition of either the upper or lower eyes,” says Doxanas.

                                                        Earning his medical degrees from the University of Virginia, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dr. JeFFrey D. GaBer
                                                        Baltimorean completed his residency at the Greater Baltimore Medical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          & aSSociaTeS, P.a.
                                                        Center, where he later became their Director of Ophthalmic Plastic                                                                                                                Internal Medicine
                                                        Surgery. Passionate about ophthalmic research, Dr. Doxanas has been                                                                                                               Physical therapy
                                                        involved with projects at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins,
                                                        and also in private practice, publishing prolific articles and lecturing
                                                        internationally on the subject. He has also been recognized by the
                                                        American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

   MarcoS T. DoXanaS, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Left to right: Ken Miller, RPT, Jonathan Gitter, MD, Mark
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Smearman, RPT, Jeffrey Gaber MD, FACP, Dennis Myers,
   specialties: ocular Plastic surgery,                                                                                                                                                                                                  PA-C, Leon Britain, PA-C, Not pictured: Elliot Weiner, RPT,
   Cataract surgery                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Neil Novin, MD, and Sheldon Milner, MD

                                                                           BaLTiMore eye PhySicianS                                    internal Medicine                                                        neuropsychology, and counseling. He received his degrees
                                                                    6231 North Charles Street • Baltimore, MD 21212                    Internal medicine is a field that deals with disease prevention,         from The Johns Hopkins University.
                                                                          410-377-2044 • www.bepeye.com                                promotion of health, common medical issues, and solving
                                                                                                                                       puzzling diagnostic problems. In association with Drs. Jonathan          Mr. Leon Britain has been with Dr. Gaber for nearly 10 years,
                                                                                                                                       Gitter, Neil Novin, and Sheldon Milner, as well as physician             with a special interest in general internal medicine and office
                                                        Canton Dental Associates, 25 years strong, is a trusted leader                                                                                          orthopedics. He received his degree from The Johns Hopkins
                                                                                                                                       assistants Dennis Myers and Leon Britain, and with the
                                                        offering high quality comprehensive general and cosmetic dentistry                                                                                      University.
                                                                                                                                       assistance of an outstanding dedicated office staff, Dr. Gaber
                                                        and is committed to improving the health of those we serve. Our
                                                                                                                                       & Associates pride themselves in the high quality time they
                                                        professional staff will put you at ease and provide the highest standard                                                                                In addition to providing internal medicine services, Dr. Gaber
                                                                                                                                       spend with their patients.
                                                        of personalized dental care with the most technologically advanced                                                                                      and Associates offers electrocardiograms, aortic aneurysm
                                                        equipment. The practice is environmentally friendly with computerized          Dr. Gaber earned his medical degree at the University of                 screening, pulmonary function studies, urinary bladder sonogram
                                                        charting, digital radiography, online website appointment requests,            Maryland Medical School, where he serves as clinical assistant           screening, blood sugar testing, and nerve conduction studies.
                                                        and registration. We want you to enjoy a healthy, beautiful smile your         professor in the Department of Medicine. He is board certified
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Physical Therapy
                                                        entire life. Dr. Jerry Kilian and Dr. Sarah Rollor, alumni of the University   in internal medicine, a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha
                                                        of Maryland Dental School, have certifications in implant placement                                                                                     Dr. Gaber & Associates also offers outstanding physical therapy
                                                                                                                                       Honors Medical Society, a fellow in the American College of
                                                        and restoration, Invisalign, rotary endodontics, oral and IV sedation                                                                                   services, including ultrasound, traction, manual therapy, work
                                                                                                                                       Physicians, and a recipient of the Dr. Milton B. Sacks Award
                                                        and aesthetic dentistry and hold memberships in the American Dental                                                                                     conditioning, balance training, and more. With a combined 90 years
                                                                                                                                       for Excellence in Medicine.
                                                        Association, the Maryland State Dental Association, and the Baltimore                                                                                   of experience, Kenneth Miller, Mark Smearman, and Elliott Weiner
                                                        City Dental Society. Dr. Kilian is president-elect for the Baltimore City      Dr. Gitter is board certified in internal medicine, earned his medical   treat patients with arthritis, osteoporosis, post-surgical rehabilitation,
                                                        Dental Society and a member of the Dean’s Faculty at University of             degree at St. Georges University School of Medicine, trained at          as well as sports, work, or auto-related injuries.
                                                        Maryland Dental School. He was voted “Top Dentist” by his peers in             Seton Hall and New York Universities, and is clinical assistant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dr. Gaber & Associates, with easy and convenient parking at
                                                        Baltimore magazine, April 2010 and June 2012 and has participated in           professor at University of Maryland.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                both sites, accepts nearly all insurances and offers same-day
                                                        volunteer dental mission work for Ecuadent, Flying Doctors of America          Mr. Dennis Myers has been affiliated with Dr. Gaber for                  appointments. Better yet—you deal with real people. We don’t
                                                        and International Medical Relief.                                              over 25 years, with a special interest in lipid metabolism,              have voice mail!

   Jerry a. kiLian, DDS
   Sarah roLLor, DDS                                                 Canton Dental Associates                                                                             Dr. JeFFrey D. GaBer & aSSociaTeS, P.a.
                                                                            General And Cosmetic Dentistry
                                                                                                                                                               341 North Calvert Street • Suite 300 • Baltimore, MD 21202 • 410-986-4400
                                                             2700 Lighthouse Point East • Suite 210 • Baltimore, MD 21224                         The Woodholme Medical Building • 1838 Greene Tree Road • Suite 445 Pikesville, MD 21208 • 410-653-8840
                                                                     410-675-3300 • cantondentalassociates.com                                                                                 drgaber.com

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                                                        Chesapeake Pediatric Dental Group was formed in 2005 to help deliver
                                                        high-quality, accessible dental care to all children. Since then, Drs. Koymen
                                                        and Tennassee have been consistently named “Top Pediatric Dentist” by
                                                        Baltimore magazine.

                                                        Drs. Koymen and Tennassee, who both did their training at the University
                                                        of Maryland, feel that “prevention” is the key factor in stopping dental
                                                        decay. “We have so many parents that don’t know when they should
                                                        bring their child for their first visit, “ says Dr. Koymen. Adds Dr. Tennassee,
                                                        “Both the AAPD and the AAP recommend that a child have their first
                                                        dental visit either when the first tooth erupts, or their first birthday;
                                                        whichever comes first.”

                                                        Drs. Koymen and Tennassee are both board certified in pediatric dentistry
                                                        and are on staff at Franklin Square Medical Center, they both are clinical
                                                        instructors at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, and Dr.
                                                        Koymen is Dental Director for the Maryland Health Smiles program in

   hakan koyMen, DDS, MS
   LuZ TennaSSee, DDS
                                                                     cheSaPeake PeDiaTric DenTaL GrouP
                                                   White Marsh: 5009 Honeygo Center Dr • Suite 228 • Perry Hall, MD 21128 • 410-248-3384
                                                       Arundel Mills: 7556 Teague Rd • Suite 110 • Hanover, MD 21076 • 410-799-0780
                                                                                                                                           Left to right: Drs. Jensen, McGinn, Pramanik, Sunness, Wilkinson, Rismondo, Kathuria, and Collins.

                                                                                                                                           aLLiSon JenSen, MD                                              JaneT SunneSS, MD                                     SaJeev kaThuria, MD
                                          Dr. Lynn Chincheck has an office filled with the latest high-tech equipment to diagnose
                                                                                                                                           eLiZaBeTh McGinn, oD                                            c.P. wiLkinSon, MD                                    Mary LouiSe coLLinS, MD
                                          and treat her patients. “Our office is modern, clean, and comfortable--designed to deliver
                                          the best dentistry. In addition, and perhaps more importantly, my practice emphasizes            SuDeeP PraManik, MD                                             vivian riSMonDo, MD
                                          optimal care on an individualized basis.,” says Dr. Chincheck. She and her staff have
                                                                                                                                           The Department of Ophthalmology at GBMC provides                                           plans to help patients reach their goals. GBMC’s pediatric
                                          developed deep listening and communication skills “to ensure that relationships are built
                                                                                                                                           complete eye care services for its patients. From basic                                    ophthalmologists are able to diagnose and treat vision
                                          on trust and confidence. The result is that each patient walks out of the office with a
                                                                                                                                           vision examinations to complex surgeries, our medical                                      problems at a younger age for optimal outcomes. GBMC
                                          predictably healthy, beautiful smile.
                                                                                                                                           staff employs the latest technology and treatment options                                  also offers standard contact lens services, including spherical
                                                                                                                                           to accomplish indicated evidence-based care.                                               lenses, rigid gas permeable lenses, and keratoconus fittings.
                                          Dr. Chincheck graduated with honors from West Virginia University School of Dentistry
                                          in 1985 and was voted by her peers in 2009 as one of America’s Best Dentists. She
                                                                                                                                           Many subspecialties are represented within the department.                                 GBMC’s ophthalmologists are board-certified by the American
                                          is deeply committed to continuing her education, so she easily exceeds the required
                                                                                                                                           State-of-the-art cataract surgery, partial and complete corneal                            Board of Ophthalmology. (Sub-specialty boards are not offered
                                          number of annual courses for licensure. Dr Chincheck meets monthly with one of
                                                                                                                                           transplants, and intraocular injections for the treatment of                               in ophthalmology.) They have passed stringent examinations
                                          her several study clubs and also teaches, as a visiting faculty member, at The Pankey
                                                                                                                                           vitreo-retinal disorders, such as macular degeneration and                                 by their peers and been proven to be highly qualified to provide
                                          Institute, a premier post-graduate learning center.
                                                                                                                                           diabetic retinopathy, are improving outcomes for patients.                                 the best care for their patients. The physicians also provide
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      training to the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
                                          In addition, to her full-time practice responsibilities, Dr. Chincheck is a wife and mother of
                                                                                                                                           Additionally, the department offers surgical and nonsurgical                               Wilmer Eye Institute Ophthalmology Resident Program.
                                          two teenage sons. In her free time, she enjoys working out, playing tennis, gardening
                                                                                                                                           treatment options for adult strabismus, as well as oculoplastic                            Beginning July 2013, they will also become partners for
                                          and reading
                                                                                                                                           and cosmetic surgery (including eye lifts and Botox) and                                   training with the University of Maryland School of Medicine
                                                                                                                                           low-vision rehabilitation services that individualize treatment                            Ophthalmology Resident Program.

   Lynn r. chincheck, DDS                                                           “The health you deserve,
                                                                                             the beauty you crave.”

                                                                   FaMiLy & coSMeTic DenTiSTry                                                                                        GBMc DeParTMenT oF oPhThaLMoLoGy
                                                           9475 Deereco Road • Suite 402 • Timonium, MD 21093                                                                            6569 North Charles Street • Suite 505 • Baltimore, MD 21204
                                                                  443-470-9900 • lynnchincheckdds.com                                                                                             443-849-2106 • gbmc.org/ophthalmology

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                                                        Dr. John Emmett has been in practice long enough to see patients who
                                                        have had wisdom teeth removed now bring in their own children for
                                                        treatment. “Nothing is more satisfying to me than when patients refer
                                                        their friends and family members,” he says. Dr. Emmett graduated from
                                                        the University of Maryland Dental School, where he was president of the
                                                        student body. He completed his general-practice residency at the Veterans
                                                        Administration Hospital in Washington, D.C. He then trained in oral surgery
                                                        for four years at the Georgetown University Medical Center.

                                                        A board-certified specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery with a focus
                                                        on dental implantology, Dr. Emmett recently completed a state-of-the-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MarShaLL Levine, MD
                                                        art renovation of his office. The office includes the most technologically
                                                        advanced treatment modalities for his implant and general oral-surgery                                                                                                                                Mei TanG, MD
                                                        patients. Dr. Emmett has been recognized by Baltimore magazine’s “Top                                                                                                                                 PauL ceLano, MD
                                                        Dentist” survey numerous times. Recently, he was named Baltimore’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Gary cohen, MD
                                                        Implant Correspondent for Fox News and CNN’s “Medical Minute”
                                                        segment. “Guide to America’s Top Dentists” and “Best Dentists in                                                                                                                                      MaDhu chauDhry, MD
                                                        America”, have both given him recognition. Dr. Emmett is also a fitness                                                                                                                               roBerT DoneGan, MD
                                                        enthusiast, winning the 2004 Masters Mr. Maryland Body Building
                                                        Championship and authoring “Turning Back the Hands of Time” in its
                                                        second printing.
   John M. eMMeTT, DDS
                                                                      oraL anD MaXiLLoFaciaL SurGery
                                                                   7401 Osler Drive • Suite 105 • Towson, MD 21204
                                                                           410-494-8687 • emmettdds.com

                                                                                                                                          Left to right: Drs. Marshall Levine, Mei Tang, Paul Celano, Gary Cohen, Madhu Chaudhry, and Robert Donegan

                                                        The Facial Plastic Surgicenter, Ltd. offers a full spectrum of leading-edge
                                                        cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. With exclusive focus on the
                                                        face and neck, these board-certified surgeons provide the highest level of        The team of oncology specialists at GBMC’s Sandra &                                      women, the Women’s Oncology Center brings together
                                                        specialized care for their patients.                                              Malcolm Berman Cancer Institute provide comprehensive,                                   experts in breast and gynecologic cancer to address women’s
                                                                                                                                          multidisciplinary care to every cancer patient.                                          unique cancer care needs. Plus, the Milton J. Dance, Jr. Head
                                                        In practice since 1987, Dr. Ira Papel received his B.A. from The Johns                                                                                                     and Neck Center at GBMC is widely known for its dedicated
                                                        Hopkins University and earned his M.D. from Boston University School              Fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons                                     services and rehabilitation programs for head and neck cancer
                                                        of Medicine. Dr. Papel is known both locally and internationally for his          Commission on Cancer, the Cancer Institute has a reputation                              patients.
                                                        expertise in primary and revision rhinoplasty, in addition to facial cosmetic     for clinical and service excellence. Using sophisticated
                                                        surgery.                                                                          technology and advanced treatment options, the oncology                                  GBMC oncologists are involved in more than 55 clinical trials
                                                                                                                                          professionals in medical oncology, radiation and infusion                                each year, providing patients access to advanced therapeutic
                                                        Dr. Theda Kontis joined the practice in 1994. She received her B.S. from
                                                                                                                                          therapy, surgery, genetics and patient support provide                                   options to improve their overall quality of life. Additionally, care
                                                        Duke University and her M.D. from Wake Forest University School of
                                                                                                                                          integrated and compassionate care to patients with all types                             coordinators and experts in oncology social work, counseling
                                                        Medicine. In addition to performing facial rejuvenation surgeries, Dr.
                                                                                                                                          of cancer. Additionally, GBMC’s Sandra & Malcolm Berman                                  and cancer survivorship help patients navigate their cancer
                                                        Kontis is a nationally recognized expert in Botox and facial filler injections.
                                                                                                                                          Comprehensive Breast Care Center has been recognized as                                  journey. The oncology team also promotes early detection
                                                        Drs. Papel and Kontis, international leaders in facial plastic surgery,           a Center of Excellence by the National Accreditation Program                             and education throughout the community by offering ongoing
                                                        provide state-of-the-art surgical facilities to ensure high-quality care every    for Breast Centers. And, for even more specialized care for                              screenings and prevention programs throughout the year.
                                                        step of the way.

   ira D. PaPeL, MD, FacS
   TheDa c. konTiS, MD, FacS
   facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgeons
                                                                       FaciaL PLaSTic SurGicenTer, LTD.                                                     The SanDra & MaLcoLM BerMan cancer inSTiTuTe aT GBMc
                                                               1838 Greene Tree Road • Suite 370 • Baltimore, MD 21208                                                                         6569 North Charles Street • Baltimore, MD 21204
                                                               410-486-3400 • 1-800-847-0296 • facial-plasticsurgery.com                                                                          443-849-GBMC (4262) • gbmc.org/cancer

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                                                                             oculofacial Plastic Surgery–working with the eyes and face–is
                                                                             Dr. Hormozi’s specialty. He performs everything from mini-facelifts
                                                                             and eyelid surgeries to treating eyelid cancer and thyroid-related
                                                                             issues using a bladeless radiosurgical technique to minimize downtime
                                                                             while optimizing results. He also offers the newest state-of-the-art
                                                                             procedure—stem cell facial rejuvenation—using the patient’s own
                                                                             stem cells. Surgeries are performed safely and painlessly under local
                                                                             anesthesia on an outpatient basis, making recovery fast and pleasant.
                                                                             Dr. Hormozi also offers a full array of noninvasive cosmetic procedures
                                                                             and treatments, including Botox, dermal fillers, skin-care products and
                                                                             chemical peels, as well as the latest technique, Pelleve, for noninvasive                                                                                             DaniJeLa JeLovac, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Medical Oncologist
                                                                             skin tightening and rejuvenation.“It’s extremely important to understand
                                                                             a patient’s needs and goals in order to achieve the very best results,”                                                                                               MarShaLee GeorGe,
                                                                             he says. “My goal in all my surgeries is to produce a natural look.”                                                                                                  PhD, aocnP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Oncology Nurse Practitioner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Mehran haBiBi, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Surgical Oncologist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   SeMra enGin, MD

   DaraB horMoZi, MD, Pa
   oculofacial Plastic surgery                                                               FaciaL reJuvenaTion cenTer
                                                                                                 Oculofacial Plastic Surgery
                                                                              Ruxton Towers • 8415 Bellona Lane • Suite 212 • Towson, MD 21204
                                                                                            410-825-4022 • darab@drhormozi.com

                                                                             Founded in 1991, Greater Baltimore Prosthodontics offers a comprehensive                                                                                              Left to right: Danijela Jelovac, MD, Marshalee
                                                                             menu of services. Along with a range of dental procedures, Drs. Linnan,                                                                                               George, PhD, AOCNP, Mehran Habibi, MD,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and Semra Engin, MD
                                                                             Brooks, and Modarres focus on all phases of implant, reconstruction, and
                                                                             dental rehabilitation.                                                      At the Johns Hopkins Breast Center, we recognize that your       fellowship training in medical oncology at The Johns Hopkins
                                                                                                                                                         journey is personal—and it’s our most important priority.        Hospital. She specializes in breast and gynecological oncology.
                                                                             The on-site lab uses state-of-the-art techniques to produce crowns,         Our newest location on the Johns Hopkins Bayview campus
                                                                             bridges, and ceramic restorations that exceed the standards achieved by     is designed to improve your mammography and breast-care          Marshalee George, Ph.D., aocnP, oncology nurse practitioner,
                                                                             conventional technology.                                                    experience. From scheduling an appointment to having a           received training and specialization in oncology at the University
                                                                                                                                                         procedure and communicating your results, we are with            of Pennsylvania. She has a special interest in high-risk breast
                                                                             Dr. Linnan, a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Maryland        you every step of the way.                                       cancer patients.
                                                                             Dental School, is recognized by the American Dental Association as an
                                                                             expert in restoration and replacement of teeth. Dr. Maya Brooks is a        We focus on early detection and offer a multispecialty team      Mehran habibi, M.D., surgical oncologist, completed a
                                                                             graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and      of physicians, nurse practitioners and technicians who           fellowship in surgical oncology at Virginia Commonwealth
                                                                             has practiced general dentistry for the past 15 years. Dr. Reza Modarres,   are ready to provide you with the latest treatments in a         University. His clinical interests include cancer surgery with
                                                                             a board-certified periodontist, focuses on periodontal and prosthetic       comfortable and private setting. When you partner with us,       a special interest in breast-cancer surgery.
                                                                             reconstruction, including the most advanced bone-grafting techniques.       you will experience the difference the Johns Hopkins team
                                                                             The three dentists combine technology with a personal touch to provide      approach offers.                                                 Semra engin, M.D., radiologist, completed her fellowship
                                                                             their patients with optimal care.                                                                                                            training at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Engin specializes
   Left to right: Michael P. Linnan, Maya M. Brooks, and Reza Modarres
                                                                                                                                                         Danijela Jelovac, M.D., medical oncologist, completed her        in diagnostic radiology with a focus on mammography.

   MichaeL P. Linnan, DDS
   Maya M. BrookS, DMD
   reZa MoDarreS, DDS, MS

                                                                                        GreaTer BaLTiMore ProSThoDonTicS, P.a.                                                                 JohnS hoPkinS BreaST cenTer
                                                                                         110 West Road • Suite 200 • Towson, MD 21204                                    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center • 301 Mason Lord Drive • Suite 1300 • Baltimore, MD 21224
                                                                                                410-296-0136 • gbpdental.com                                                                          410-550-8282 • hopkinsbayview.org

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                                                                                    GBMC’s Comprehensive Obesity Management Program (COMP) has                                                                                           BreTT w. kaTZen, MD, FacS
                                                                                    been recently awarded Center of Excellence designation by the American
                                                                                    College of Surgeons. Noted for its comprehensive nature and exceptional                                                                              PeTer T. LaPinSky, MD, FacS
                                                                                    outcomes, COMP provides a full spectrum of services to patients before,                                                                              Donna G. BooTh, MD, FacS
                                                                                    during and after their bariatric surgery.                                                                                                            aMy ZiMMerMan, MD
                                                                                    The program’s components ensure wide-ranging support for emotional,                                                                                  Joe S. navaLeZa, MD
                                                                                    social and physical implications of obesity and the significant lifestyle                                                                            Tania S. Marcic, MD
                                                                                    changes associated with having weight loss surgery. Drs. Liao and                                                                                    anJana P. JinDaL, MD
                                                                                    Moeinolmolki are trained in minimally invasive techniques, which result
                                                                                    in fewer complications and smoother recoveries for patients. Such                                                                                    eMiLy P. MacQuaiD, MD, FacS
                                                                                    surgeries include single incision gastric band and sleeve. Additionally,                                                                             JoSePh B. harLan, MD, FacS
                                                                                    the surgeons perform revision procedures.                                                                                                            MichaeL h. GroDin, Do
                                                                                    In addition to gastric band, gastric sleeve, and gastric bypass surgery,                                                                             LiSa S. aBraMS, MD, FaaP
                                                                                    COMP offers free information sessions, regular appointments with a                                                                                   Gary S. BaZiZ, oD
                                                                                    registered dietitian, bariatric support groups before and after surgery,                                                                             c. roSS BreGeL, oD
                                                                                    and an eCoach email program to assist patients throughout the process.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         FranciSco BurGoS, oD
   Left to right: Drs. Peter Liao and Babak Moeinolmolki
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Diane M. GoLuB, oD
   PeTer Liao, MD, PhD, FacS                                                                                                                                                                                                             roBerT G. Leikin, oD
   Medical Director
   BaBak MoeinoLMoLki, MD, FacS                                                      coMPrehenSive oBeSiTy ManaGeMenT ProGraM (coMP)                                                                                                     MarTin S. novey, oD
                                                                                                   GBMC Physicians Pavilion North
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Lori a. SPorTeLLi, oD
                                                                                        6535 N. Charles Street • Suite 125 • Baltimore, MD 21204
                                                                                                 443-849-3779 • gbmc.org/weightloss                                                                                                      eric Q. wiLLiaMS, oD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         FounDer: LeeDS e. kaTZen, MD, FacS
                                                                                    The surgeons of Finney Trimble Surgical Associates at GBMC,
                                                                                                                                                                Left to right: Brett Katzen, MD and Leeds Katzen, MD
                                                                                    Drs. Ross, Rotolo, Turner and Flowers, provide patients with the
                                                                                    most advanced surgical care using state-of-the-art equipment and            From Dr. Leeds Katzen’s humble beginnings in a one room office           quality of caring.” This tradition of caring continued when
                                                                                    cutting-edge techniques. They perform a variety of procedures,              at Mercy Hospital in 1968, Katzen Eye Group has expanded to              Dr. Brett Katzen joined the practice in 1991.
                                                                                    including laparoscopic surgery, vascular procedures, vascular               22 doctors and four state-of-the-art facilities. Now, the largest
                                                                                    testing, breast surgery, general surgery, and endocrine surgery.            private eye-care practice in Maryland, the doctors provide               Katzen Eye Group continues to set the standard in eye care
                                                                                                                                                                comprehensive care to all of the greater Baltimore Metropolitan          by incorporating a diverse group of specialists under one roof.
                                                                                    Finney Trimble has been serving Baltimore for generations and               area.                                                                    From primary-care services to surgical intervention for the
                                                                                    is one of the longest-running surgical practices in the area. With                                                                                   aging eye, to pediatric ophthalmology, the ophthalmologists
                                                                                    a combined 75 years of clinical expertise, each physician brings            The philosophy of Katzen Eye Group has always been to care               and optometrists provide a scope of services traditionally
                                                                                    their own unique specialty to the table allowing them to address            for the whole person by combining the most advanced medical              found only in academic settings. Whatever your eye-care
                                                                                    each patient’s unique needs. They focus on quality care offering            treatment with a warm and caring atmosphere. Dr. Katzen puts             needs, Katzen Eye Group is here for you.
                                                                                    minimally invasive techniques when possible, so you can be on               it best when he says, “It’s not just the quality of care, but the
                                                                                    the road to recovery even sooner.
                                                                                                                                                                                       cataracts | Glaucoma | retina Disorders | Pediatric ophthalmology | oculoplastics | LaSik
                                                                                                                                                                                       comprehensive eye exams | Full Service optical | aesthetics by katzen | clinical research
   Left to right: Drs. Laurence Ross, Frank Rotolo, Joel Turner, and John Flowers

   Laurence roSS, MD
   Frank roToLo, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         kaTZen eye GrouP
   JoeL Turner, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                             a Better vision
   John FLowerS, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                            katzeneye.com
                                                                                                                                                                   Towson/Lutherville                  Baltimore: Mercy Medical Center         Rosedale                              Bel Air
                                                                                                Finney TriMBLe SurGicaL aSSociaTeS                                   1209 York Road                     301 St. Paul Place • Suite 902   8201 Philadelphia Road        3401 Box Hill Corporate Center Dr.
                                                                                          6535 North Charles Street • Suite 510 • Baltimore, MD 21204             Lutherville, MD 21093                      Baltimore, MD 21202          Rosedale, MD 21237           Suite 202 • Abingdon, MD 21009
                                                                                                      410-821-6260 • finneytrimble.com                                410-821-9490                               410-727-8380                410-866-2022                       410-569-0707

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                                                                               GBMC Gastroenterology is located conveniently in Physicians Pavilion
                                                                               East on GBMC’s main campus and offers a breadth of services,
                                                                               including diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders; problems in
                                                                               the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts and pancreas; and nutrition services.
                                                                               The physicians offer colonoscopy screenings and perform the latest
                                                                               procedures in the field, including endoscopic ultrasound; endoscopic
                                                                               retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for diagnosis and treatment
                                                                               of bile duct, gallbladder and liver disorders; and radiofrequency ablation
                                                                               for Barrett’s Esophagus.

                                                                               Drs. Jani and Saltzberg are double board-certified in gastroenterology and
                                                                               internal medicine, and Dr. Yin is triple board-certified in gastroenterology,
                                                                               geriatric medicine, and internal medicine.                                                                                                                                                           JonaThan caLure, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jane LinGeLBach, MD
                                                                               Additionally, GBMC offers a Colorectal Surgery Residency Program under
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    JaMie Brown, MD
                                                                               the leadership of George Apostolides, MD, FACS, Program Director. The
                                                                               program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate                                                                                                                                JoSePh MccLain, MD
   Left to right: Drs. Robert Yin, Niraj Jani, and David Saltzberg             Medical Education (ACGME).
   niraJ Jani, MD
   DaviD SaLTZBerG, MD
   roBerT yin, MD
                                                                                                   GBMc GaSTroenTeroLoGy
                                                                                                6565 North Charles Street • Suite 512
                                                                                         Physicians Pavilion East • Baltimore, Maryland 21204
                                                                                                     443-849-3400 • gbmc.org/gi

                                                                               Greater Baltimore Neurosurgical Associates (GBNA) provides a broad              Left to right: Jonathan Calure MD, Jane Lingelbach MD, Joseph McClain MD, and Jamie Brown MD
                                                                               spectrum of non-surgical and surgical treatments for brain and spine
                                                                               disorders and injuries. At the forefront of neurosurgical developments,         As surgical director, president, and founder of Maryland                                     Maryland Vein Professionals now has seven locations that
                                                                               GBNA’s physicians are early adopters of innovative technology for the           Vein Professionals, Dr. Jonathan Calure, M.D., was one of                                    serve patients throughout Maryland, D.C., and Virginia by
                                                                               treatment of spinal degenerative disease and disc disease including             the first physicians in the region to perform VNUS Closure®                                  offering the MVP Advantage. Their main offices in Columbia
                                                                               minimally invasive surgeries, motion-preserving technologies and total          and is a nationally recognized leader in minimally invasive                                  and Annapolis feature state-of-the-art surgical centers of
                                                                               disc replacement.                                                               vein care. As of September, 2012, the four board-certified                                   excellence for vein care, and all offices are equipped to
                                                                                                                                                               cardio-thoracic and vascular surgeons at Maryland Vein                                       answer any questions patients may have in order to fully
                                                                               GBNA’s neurosurgeons, Drs. Davis, Rami and Iguchi, perform procedures           Professionals have performed more than 16,000 varicose vein                                  understand both their medical condition and the variety of
                                                                               for tumors of the brain and spine including image guidance and                  treatments.                                                                                  treatment options available to them.
                                                                               endoscopic surgeries. Dr. Rami was the first neurosurgeon in Maryland
                                                                               to team up with an ENT surgeon to perform endoscopic and endonasal              Running an ultra-modern practice with an old-school                                          Along with spending time with their families, enjoying the
                                                                               skull base surgery for pituitary tumor removal. Dr. Davis is at the forefront   philosophy, MVP believes that the doctor-patient                                             outdoors, fitness training, and cheering for the Orioles
                                                                               of technological advances including minimally invasive and endoscopic           relationship should be one of trust and personalized care.                                   and Ravens, MVP supports more than 20 charitable
                                                                               approaches and motion-preserving techniques including artificial discs.         Since its founding in 2006, MVP has grown from a one-person                                  organizations, including the Special Olympics of Maryland,
                                                                               GBNA also offers neurology and pain management onsite as well as                practice to 45 employees, including four surgeons who are                                    Breast Cancer Research, the Brain Tumor Society, the
   Left to right: Drs. Mark Iguchi, Reginald Davis, and Bimal Rami             access to a number of pioneering national clinical trials and research.         board certified in cardiovascular or vascular surgery.                                       American Heart Association, the Baltimore Women’s
   reGinaLD DaviS, MD, FacS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Classic 5K Run and their local churches.

   BiMaL raMi, MD, FacS
   Mark iGuchi, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Maryland Vein Professionals
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Your Premier Vein Care Specialists
                                                                                 GreaTer BaLTiMore neuroSurGicaL aSSociaTeS (GBna)
                                                                                             Physicians Pavilion North • Suite 600                                                                             MaryLanD vein ProFeSSionaLS
                                                                                     6535 North Charles Street • Baltimore, Maryland 21204                                                                8860 Columbia 100 Pkwy. • Suite 216 • Columbia, MD 21045
                                                                                                443-849-4270 • gbmc.org/gbna                                                                                       410-964-8346 • mdveinprofessionals.com

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                                                         In his 31 years of practice, Dr. David Hartig has learned that communication
                                                         with his patients is vital to good outcomes. Hunt Valley Family Health,
                                                         which was founded in 1981, provides a full spectrum of medical services
                                                         to patients of all ages. The Hunt Valley Laser & Skin Care Center, which
                                                         Dr. Hartig started in 2006, offers an array of laser skin treatments,
                                                         injectable fillers, and cosmetic BOTOX. Dr. Hartig employs nurse
                                                         practitioners and several ancillary staff members to help with his patients’
                                                         every need.

                                                         Dr. Hartig keeps up with the latest research, knowledge he shares with
                                                         his patients, working mutually to determine the best course of treatment.
                                                         “The success of any medical practice is the alliance of both patient and                                                                                                                ThoMaS a. McinneS, DDS
                                                         medical provider in the management of illness and the maintenance of                                                                                                                    nicoLe c. BruMMer, DDS, MS
                                                         good health,” he says.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 MeGhan P. McinneS, DDS, MS
                                                         Dr. Hartig, a member of the Maryland and American Academies of Family
                                                         Physicians, also enjoys golf, weekends at the beach, and spending time
                                                         at home with his son.

   DaviD harTiG, MD                                                      hunT vaLLey FaMiLy heaLTh, LLc
                                                                  hunT vaLLey LaSer & Skin care cenTer, LLc
                                                                                                                                         Left to right: Nicole C. Brummer, Thomas A. McInnes, and Meghan P. McInnes
                                                               10155 York Rd • Suites 200 & 205 • Cockeysville, MD 21030
                                                                               410-628-1625 • hvskin.com

                                                         Three time Baltimore magazine Top General Dentist, Dr. Leon Katz                Providing excellence in orthodontics in the Baltimore area for                  braces, this prestigious designation places McInnes & Brummer
                                                         combines new technology with the old fashioned principles of caring             more than 40 years, McInnes & Brummer Orthodontics is one                       Orthodontics in the top one percent of Invisalign® providers
                                                         and honest communication: “I always explain to patients all their               of the Baltimore area’s most experienced and highly respected                   in North America.Through their continuing education, Drs.
                                                         treatment options and the best recommendations for their particular             orthodontic practices. At their two leading-edge facilities in                  McInnes, Brummer, and McInnes are always on top of the
                                                         circumstances.” This professionalism merges with a warm and                     Towson and Hereford, Drs. McInnes, Brummer, and McInnes                         latest advances in orthodontic care and are proud to introduce
                                                         welcoming atmosphere created by Dr. Katz and his dedicated staff of             have carefully created a practice environment that caters to the                the latest in 3-D technology with their new 3-D digital tooth
                                                         five. His practice emphasizes cosmetic and restorative procedures,              comfort and convenience of each patient. They have continually                  scanner, which eliminates the need for uncomfortable, messy
                                                         crown and bridge, and implant prosthetics.                                      raised the standards of orthodontic professionalism and                         impressions.
                                                                                                                                         personal care in achieving the desired results for their patients:
                                                         A jewelry designer and a life-long landscape photographer in his spare          healthy, beautiful smiles.                                                      Drs. McInnes, Brummer and McInnes are natives of Baltimore
                                                         time, Dr. Katz brings the artist’s eye to his patients’ treatment, rebuilding                                                                                   and enjoy treating new patients, friends, and neighbors. “It’s
                                                         decayed, fractured, and crooked teeth to create beautiful, healthy smiles       Always at the forefront of innovative treatments for children,                  such an incredible compliment to have patients refer a friend or
                                                         while restoring self-esteem and confidence.                                     adolescents, and adults, McInnes & Brummer Orthodontics                         family member because of the trust and confidence they have
                                                                                                                                         uses traditional braces, self-ligating braces, Invisalign® and                  in our practice.”
                                                         A Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Maryland Dental                 Invisalign® Teen. Named an Elite Provider of Invisalign® clear
                                                         School, Dr. Katz is a member of both the American and Maryland
                                                         Dental Associations as well as the staff of Sinai Hospital. He has also
                                                         participated in every Mission of Mercy where he has treated uninsured
                                                         and underserved patients in rural Maryland. Dr. Katz is a Fellow of the
                                                         Academy of General Dentistry and has continued his commitment to
                                                         professional education both through attending expert national lectures
   Leon D. kaTZ, DDS, Pa                                 and participating in several local study clubs.

                                                                                                                                                                                      McinneS & BruMMer orThoDonTicS
                                                                    coSMeTic anD reSToraTive DenTiSTry                                                     Ruxton Professional Center • 8322 Bellona Avenue • Suite 310 • Towson, MD 21204 • 410-823-1900
                                                              6210 Park Heights Avenue • Suite 105 • Baltimore, MD 21215                                         McInnes Centre • 16918 York Road • Suite 200 • Monkton, MD 21111 • 410-357-4455
                                                                            410-764-734 • leonkatzdds.com                                                                                     www.baltimoreortho.com

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                                                           The name of Dr. Melanie M. Garcia’s practice—Kiddie Health Pediatrics—says it
                                                           all. Children’s health is her top priority, and she creates a nurturing environment
                                                           for children and parents to pave the way to a bright and healthy future. She
                                                           devotes her time to them to provide personalized quality care to assist them
                                                           with their health-care needs. Patient satisfaction and the rewarding experience
                                                           she has every time she treats her patients defines success in her practice.

                                                           Dr. Garcia comes from a family of doctors, and her choice of discipline was
                                                           inspired by her aunt and uncle, both pediatricians. After receiving her medical
                                                           degree and completing an internship in the Philippines, Dr. Garcia trained in a
                                                           pediatric residency at New York’s Mount Sinai Medical Center and The Children’s
                                                           Hospital at St. Joseph in Paterson, New Jersey. A Diplomate of the American
                                                           Board of Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics,
                                                           Dr. Garcia opened her Baltimore practice in 2007 located in White Marsh/
                                                           Rosedale area. The practice implemented Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
                                                           and has the capability to do an online appointment at www.kiddiehealth.com.

                                                           She frequently travels to the Philippines to provide medical services to the
                                                           indigenous people there, and serves on the board of the Association of Philippine                                                                                              cLeMenT BanDa, MD
                                                           Physicians in Maryland. She was recently awarded a Certificate of Merit for
                                                           Exemplary Preventive Care Services from the Maryland Healthy Kids Program.

   MeLanie M. Garcia, MD, FaaP
                                                           kiDDie heaLTh PeDiaTricS aT roSSviLLe ProFeSSionaL cenTer
                                                                    1232 Race Road • Suite 303 • Baltimore, MD 21237
                                                                            410-687-0808 • kiddiehealth.com

                                                              The science of dental care meets the artistic eye at the office of Edward
                                                              S. Lazer, where every smile is custom-crafted. A graduate of Georgetown
                                                              Dental School, Dr. Lazer completed his residency at North Chicago VA
                                                              Hospital and has been mentored by some of the world’s leading cosmetic
                                                              dentists, including Dr. William Dickerson, founder of the prestigious Las          Clement Banda, M.D., is the medical expert behind MD             Laser Medicine and Surgery has become a medical specialty
                                                              Vegas Institute of Dentistry. Dr. Rafat studied at the University of Maryland      Laser Medicine & Surgery, a premier cosmetic laser and           in its own right. Dr. Banda is a diplomate of the American
                                                              Dental School. His specialty training in periodontal treatment and implant         vein restoration practice in Columbia. Drawing on more           Board of Laser Surgery and the American Board of Phlebology.
                                                              prosthetics sets him apart as one of the most highly trained dental                than 20 years of experience, Dr. Banda has transformed           Phlebology is the specialty of vein disease management. He is
                                                              specialists.                                                                       MD Laser Medicine & Surgery into a leading provider of           also a professional member of the American Society of Laser
                                                                                                                                                 minimally-invasive laser procedures, including Smartlipo™        Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS), the American Academy of
                                                              Together their experience and education has founded a practice that                and Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT) for the treatment          Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), the American College of Phlebology
                                                              focuses on complex cases and smile transformations. Drs. Lazer and Rafat           of varicose veins.                                               (ACP), among other professional organizations.
                                                              can help you with any of your dental needs. Whether you are simply looking
                                                              to maintain dental health or are in need of more advanced treatment such           At MD Laser Medicine & Surgery, expert knowledge,                Dr. Banda has earned patients’ trust by first addressing the
                                                              as correcting crooked, stained or chipped teeth or replacing missing teeth,        professionalism and a friendly atmosphere consistently           underlying cause of their varicose veins before proceeding
                                                              our office can help you achieve your goals. Using a teamwork approach              rank high on patient satisfaction surveys—and are recurring      with cosmetic treatment. “Unsightly varicose veins, restless
                                                              and the most advanced dental technologies and materials, we have helped            themes in patient testimonials. “Our success is measured         leg syndrome and tired, achy legs may be caused by a medical
                                                              patients achieve these goals.                                                      by our patients’ satisfaction with the quality of our care—and   condition called chronic venous insufficiency,” says Dr. Banda.
                                                              Having a beautiful smile is about much more than just your appearance.             achievement of their desired goals,” says Dr. Banda. “We         “Fortunately, with an out-patient laser treatment such as EVLT,
                                                              A great looking smile boosts self-esteem and can give you confidence.              take pride in the fact that more than half of our new patients   which is covered by health insurance, we can not only help our
                                                                                                                                                 are referred by our existing patients.”                          patients look their best but also feel their best.”
   Left to right: Edward Lazer and Roham Rafat

   eDwarD S. LaZer, DDS
   rohaM raFaT, DDS, MS                                                                                                                                                                 MD LaSer MeDicine & SurGery
                                                                      5 Park Center Court • Suite 302 • Owings Mills, MD 21117                                                         7120 Minstrel Way • Suite 103 • Columbia, MD 21045
                                                                           410-356-7799 • CosmeticDentistBaltimore.com                                                                       410-312-5245 • MDLaserSurgery.com

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                                                                                Dr. Andrew London is a board-certified gynecologist and assistant
                                                                                professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He practices
                                                                                at GBMC, St. Josephs Hospital, and the Union Memorial Hospital.
                                                                                Dr.London is the associate director of the Maryland Center for Sexual
                                                                                Health. He is a frequent speaker across the country because of his
                                                                                expertise in contraception and menopause.
                                                                                • Treatment of PMS and menstrual problems
                                                                                • Minimally invasive procedures for many gynecologic problems
                                                                                • Alternative therapies to hysterectomy
                                                                                • Menopausal and premenopausal management and
                                                                                  alternative treatments
                                                                                • Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
                                                                                • Treatment of urinary incontinence
                                                                                • Treatment of women’s sexuality issues                                                                                                                                     Sheri rowen, MD, FacS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Director of Mercy Medical’s
                                                                                Named one of “America’s Top Obstetrican-Gynecologists” by the                                                                                                               ophthalmology & Cosmetic
                                                                                Consumer Research Council of America.                                                                                                                                       surgery Center
                                                                                Named one of Baltimore magazine’s “Top Doctors.”

   anDrew LonDon, MD

                                                                                        1300 York Road • Lutherville, MD 21093 • 410-296-5863
                                                                                          Located in Lutherville just off the Baltimore Beltway

                                                                                Maryland Oncology Hematology provides patients with cutting-edge
                                                                                treatment options by a specialized team of board-certified physicians.
                                                                                Our physicians have been recognized as “Top Doctors” by Baltimore
                                                                                                                                                             Dr. Sheri Rowen’s ophthalmology and cosmetic surgery                  “My patients are like my extended family, and I take care of them
                                                                                magazine, Washingtonian magazine, and the Guide to America’s Top
                                                                                                                                                             practice specializes in the use of state-of-the-art techniques        that way,” says Dr. Rowen. “My relationships with them are
                                                                                Physicians. Our state-of-the-art infusion centers offer services such
                                                                                                                                                             in a compassionate and caring environment, designing a                open, comfortable, and focused on their individual needs.
                                                                                as chemotherapy, laboratory testing, clinical trials, and supportive care.
                                                                                                                                                             personalized plan for every individual.                               I have a passion for helping my patients look great and see well,
                                                                                The dedicated staff provide a full range of cancer-care services.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   so you will love what you see.”
                                                                                                                                                             “We are committed to keeping up with the latest advances
                                                                                Dr. Robert Rice, Dr. Mohit Narang, and Dr. Manoj Agarwal provide
                                                                                                                                                             so we can offer our patients the best eye care available,” she        Dr. Rowen received her medical degree from the University of
                                                                                exceptional care to patients in the Pikesville and Westminster areas.
                                                                                                                                                             says, which includes restoring near and far vision with either        Maryland, completed her surgical internship at Johns Hopkins
                                                                                All three physicians have extensive experience in clinical research
                                                                                                                                                             LASIK or lens implant surgery. Dr. Rowen also offers                  Hospital, and completed a two-year research fellowship at the
                                                                                trials and have been published in multiple journals.
                                                                                                                                                             revolutionary options for chronic dry eye, and is the only            Wilmer Eye Institute, in addition to her ophthalmology residency.
   Left to right: Drs. Robert Rice, Mohit Narang, and Manoj Agarwal
                                                                                                                                                             site in Baltimore offering the new Lipiflow Thermal Pulsation         She continues to teach doctors nationally and internationally
                                                                                Maryland Oncology and Hematology provides comprehensive,
   roBerT rice, MD, PhD                                                                                                                                      treatment. The Director of the Mercy Medical Center                   about new advances. She has also traveled to Colombia with
                                                                                compassionate care to those challenged by cancer and blood
                                                                                                                                                             Department of Ophthalmology since 1996, Dr. Rowen also                colleagues from Mercy to set up an ophthalmology mission for
   MohiT naranG, MD                                                             disorders in the Columbia, Pikesville, Westminster, Silver Spring,
                                                                                                                                                             sees patients in offices throughout the metropolitan area.            the underserved.
   ManoJ aGarwaL, MD, MBa                                                       Greenbelt, Laurel, and Wheaton communities.

                                                                                                                                                                          eye anD coSMeTic SurGery cenTer oF Mercy MeDicaL cenTer
                                                                                                   Maryland oncology hematology                                                                                    410-332-9500 • drrowen.com
                                                                                 Pikesville • 1838 Greene Tree Road • Suite 260 • Pikesville, MD 21208                   Mercy Medical Center                      Lutherville Personal Physicians               Overlea Personal Physicians
                                                                                Westminster • 680 Poole Road • Suites A & B • Westminster, MD 21157                   301 St. Paul Place • Suite 514                      1734 York Road                              7602 Belair Road
                                                                                                      410-581-2100 • mdonc.com                                           Baltimore, MD 21202                           Lutherville, MD 21204                        Overlea, MD 21236

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                                                          For Mohit and Jennifer Virmani, the most gratifying expression of a
                                                          patient’s satisfaction is when they refer friends and family members to
                                                          the practice. “It shows they want to share the experience they received,”
                                                          says Moe, who has been practicing dentistry with his wife in the
                                                          Baltimore area for nearly a decade.

                                                          The Virmanis’ practice, Naylors Court Dental Partners, emphasizes the
                                                          philosophy that patients should be treated both comprehensively and
                                                          compassionately. They conduct thorough evaluations of each patient
                                                          before developing a tailored treatment plan, employing the latest
                                                          technologies, including in-office teeth whitening, digital radiography,
                                                          and laser cavity detection. “We understand that most patients don’t
                                                          like going to the dentist,” says Jennifer. “By incorporating techniques
                                                          such as intraoral cameras and nitrous oxide, we can help them
                                                          understand their needs and allow them to feel more relaxed.”

                                                          Both Mohit and Jennifer graduated from the University of Michigan
                                                          School of Dentistry. Jennifer then completed her general practice
                                                          residency at the VA Medical Center in West Los Angeles. Moe
                                                          completed his residency with the U.S. Army at Ft. Lewis, Washington.
                                                          When they are not practicing dentistry, the couple keeps busy with
                    MohiT k. virMani, DDS                 their twin preschool-age daughters.
                   JenniFer P. virMani, DDS
                         Cosmetic, Implant, &                                                                                         DanieL MarkMann, MD                            DanieLLe Dauria, MD
                                                                        nayLorS courT DenTaL ParTnerS
                           Family Dentistry
                                                                  4000 Old Court Road • Suite 201 • Pikesville, MD 21208
                                                                         410-484-2722 • naylorscourtdental.com
                                                                                                                                      The motto of Metamorphosis Plastic Surgery is “Real People,        in Boston and specializes in rejuvenation of the aging face, as
                                                                                                                                      Real Results”. Since founding the practice in 1996, Dr. Daniel     well as body contouring, hand and reconstructive surgeries.
                                                                                                                                      Markmann has worked with his patients to achieve the best          She has been a welcome and excellent compliment to the
                                                          The country’s premier occupational and environmental consulting services
                                                                                                                                      results possible, but always as safely as possible. Because        practice. Both Dr. Markmann and Dr. Dauria are fully trained
                                                          organization, Dr. Cheung/OEM Advisor, LLC helps clients fulfill their
                                                                                                                                      procedures performed by the Metamorphosis surgeons are             in Plastic Surgery and have both undergone additional training
                                                          commitment to a healthy workplace, ensuring the safety and productivity
                                                                                                                                      elective cosmetic procedures, Dr. Markmann says, “Health           in specialty fellowships to enhance their plastic surgery skills
                                                          of employees. The team provides advice and solutions grounded in
                                                                                                                                      and safety always come first!”                                     and safety. Their goal is always to provide for their patients the
                                                          science and medicine on an array of OEM issues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                         best results possible!
                                                                                                                                      Dr. Markmann and Dr. Dauria are well regarded for their
                                                          Founder Hung K. Cheung, MD, is a former Maryland State Medical
                                                                                                                                      artistry in body contouring. Metamorphosis Plastic Surgery         Along with plastic surgery, Metamorphosis provides a range
                                                          Director with training in medicine, public health, and occupational and
                                                                                                                                      has become world renowned for their beautiful results in body      of aesthetic procedures and services including Botox, Fillers,
                                                          environmental medicine. His subspecialties are respiratory environmental
                                                                                                                                      contouring including Breast Augmentation, Brazilian Buttocks       Laser Hair Removal, Laser Tattoo Removal, CoolSculpting,
                                                          medicine and indoor environmental quality. His team has investigated
                                                                                                                                      Lift, Liposuction, and Tummy Tucks using their artistic surgical   Chemical Peels and have excellent licensed aestheticians
                                                          environmental ailments, outbreaks, injuries, and accidents, and has
                                                                                                                                      skills and attention to detail, providing beautiful enhancements   who provide soothing and rejuvenating skincare.
                                                          created plans of action to prevent and resolve problems such as
                                                                                                                                      and rejuvenation. Surgery should never be rushed. Drs.
                                                          Legionnaires’, mold, IAQ, occupational asthma, cancer clusters, lead,
                                                                                                                                      Markmann and Dauria work hard to be sure their patients            Metamorphosis is the only practice in the Baltimore area that
                                                          solvents, asbestos, etc.
                                                                                                                                      receive the best of care, achieving their goals and often          offers 3D computer imaging so you can see what your body
                                                                                                                                      exceeding their expectations.                                      will look like with various sizes and styles of breast implants,
                                                          “Our approach to occupational or environmental issues is to identify
                                                                                                                                                                                                         body contouring or facial rejuvenation. The surgeons at
                                                          the agent or root cause,” says Dr. Cheung, “and then create an
                                                                                                                                      After searching for the perfect partner for several years,         Metamorphosis will spend extensive time with you to be
                                                          integrated solution that tackles any health issues while addressing
                                                                                                                                      Dr. Markmann invited Dr. Danielle Dauria to join him in practice   sure all of your questions are answered and you are getting
                                                          the concerns of all involved—from building occupants to management—
                                                                                                                                      at Metamorphosis. She had been in practice for several years       the best results possible.
                                                          using a solid scientific approach.”

   hunG cheunG, MD, MPh, FacoeM
   occupational & environmental Medicine (oeM)
                                                                                                                                                                           MeTaMorPhoSiS PLaSTic SurGery
                                                                 1421 Clarkview Road • Suite 100 • Baltimore, MD 21209                                                      9171 Baltimore National Pike • Ellicott City, MD 21042
                                                                    888-361-8882 • www.drcheung-oemadvisor.com                                                                    410-465-3600 • DiscoverTheBeauty.com

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                                                                   Dr. Mark Fraiman, medical director of the Hodes Liver & Pancreas Center
                                                                   at Saint Agnes Hospital, and Dr. Richard Mackey, medical director at the
                                                                   St. Joseph Hodes Center are board-certified surgeons specializing in
                                                                   complex liver, pancreatic, and biliary diseases. Both have been named
                                                                   Top Docs by Baltimore magazine. With more than a decade of experience
                                                                   at performing complex Whipple surgery to remove malignant pancreatic
                                                                   tumors, they have created specialized centers that offer university-level
                                                                   advancements to their patients.

                                                                   Dr. Fraiman received his medical degree from the University of Maryland                                                                                                     SaMueL akMan, MD, FacoG, FacS
                                                                   School of Medicine and did fellowships in vascular surgery at Boston                                                                                                        TheLMa aSare, MD, FacoG, FacS
                                                                   University and liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery at UCLA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               harvey kaSner, MD, FacoG, FacS
                                                                   Dr. Mackey received his medical degree from the University of Maryland                                                                                                      roBerT PeGueS, MD, FacoG, FacS
                                                                   School of Medicine and did his surgical residency and hepatobiliary
                                                                   fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.                                                                                                                                         aLLan ruBin, MD, FacoG, FacS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               JeaneTTe woLFF, cnM

   Left to right: Drs. Mark Fraiman and Richard Mackey

   Mark FraiMan, MD, MBa, FacS
   richarD Mackey, MD, FacS
   Liver and Pancreatic surgeons
                                                                                    hoDeS Liver & PancreaS cenTer
                                                                             St. Joseph Medical Center and Saint Agnes Hospital                                                                                                               Left to right: Drs. Samuel Akman, Harvey Kasner,
                                                                                      410-427-2024 • HodesCenter.com                                                                                                                          Robert Pegues, Thelma Asare, Jeanette Wolff,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and Allan Rubin

                                                                   Dr. Stewart Finney, chief of cardiac surgery, is recognized as a highly
                                                                   skilled cardiothoracic surgeon, named a Top Doc by Baltimore magazine          The physicians of OB/GYN Specialists of Maryland not only           In addition, the practice offers on-site phlebotomy, bone
                                                                   numerous times.                                                                keep up with the latest advances, but also impart their             densitometry, and ultrasonography services. Along with the
                                                                                                                                                  knowledge to residents and medical students. The five doctors       five physicians, the staff includes a certified nurse-midwife
                                                                   He has practiced at St. Joseph Medical Center for 18 years. His specialty      hold academic appointments at The Johns Hopkins University          and a support staff of more than twenty. It’s a patient-centered
                                                                   is adult cardiac surgery, primarily coronary artery bypass surgery and valve   School of Medicine, providing training in all areas of obstetrics   practice that considers each woman’s needs, making every
                                                                   repair and replacement, with special interests in aortic valve and aortic      and gynecology.                                                     effort to be accessible to patients and providing you with the
                                                                   aneurysm surgery. Dr. Finney believes in a system of compassionate care                                                                            information needed to take control of your health. They aim to
                                                                   that ensures that cardiac patients receive high quality surgical treatment.    With offices in Lutherville and Owings Mills, the 22-year-          provide the quality and compassion that you would expect
                                                                                                                                                  old practice meets the highest quality medical and ethical          from your physician through every stage of life.
                                                                   He received his medical degree and completed residency training in             standards in caring for its patients. One of our physicians’
                                                                   general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery at Johns Hopkins and did            primary concerns is to make your experience with their practice     The physicians of OB/GYN Specialists of Maryland have each
                                                                   a fellowship in cardiac surgery at Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane,        as pleasant as possible. Along with basic reproductive health       been recognized by Baltimore magazine in its “Top Docs”
                                                                   Australia. He is a member of the American Board of Surgery, the                services, including first-time gynecological exams and working      peer survey and elected to “Best Doctors in America.” They
                                                                   American Board of Thoracic Surgery, the American College of Surgeons,          with high-risk pregnancies, the surgeons at OB/GYN Specialists      all attend regular educational meetings and conferences to
                                                                   and the American Medical Association.                                          of Maryland were among the first in the U.S. to perform             keep up with the latest developments in the field, are board-
                                                                                                                                                  laparoscopic hysterectomies and other advanced laparoscopic         certified, and fellows of the American College of Obstetricians
                                                                                                                                                  operations and have trained hundreds of other surgeons in           and Gynecologists.
                                                                                                                                                  these techniques over the years.

   STewarT Finney, MD, FacS
   Chief of Cardiac surgery
   st. Joseph Medical Center                                                                                                                                                           oB/Gyn SPeciaLiSTS oF MaryLanD
                                                                                                                                                                                   1205 York Road • Suite 14 • Lutherville, MD 21093 • 410-832-5511
                                                                                     7601 Osler Drive • Towson, MD 21204                                                       5 Park Center Court • Suite 303 • Owings Mills, MD 21117 • 410-356-2935
                                                                                   410-337-1783 • StJosephTowson.com/Heart                                                                                obgynspecialists.net

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                                                                      The Perinatal Center is led by Dr. Judith Rossiter, a nationally recognized
                                                                      high-risk obstetrician who is board certified in two specialties, including
                                                                      medical genetics. She has been named a Baltimore magazine Top Doc and
                                                                      one of the Top 100 Women in Maryland for 2012 by the Daily Record.

                                                                      The center’s three board-certified maternal fetal specialists are fellowship
                                                                      trained in high-risk obstetrical care. They are mothers themselves who
                                                                      emphasize compassionate, state-of-the-art care for high-risk pregnancies.
                                                                      They co-manage complicated pregnancies with each patient’s obstetrician
                                                                      including: premature labor, multiples, advanced maternal age, diabetes, high
                                                                      blood pressure, and heart disease. The center offers high-level ultrasound,
                                                                      chorionic villus sampling, and amniocentesis in one beautiful location.

                                                                      Dr. Rossiter: medical degree: Medical College of Virginia, residency at
                                                                      University of Maryland Medical Systems; two fellowships at Johns Hopkins.
                                                                      Dr. Cootauco: medical degree: Emory University; residency and fellowship                                                                                                                        PauL MccLeLLanD, MD
                                                                      at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Koklanaris: medical degree: Temple University;
   Left to right: Drs. Rossiter, Koklanaris, and Cootauco                                                                                                                                                                                                             TeSSie BehrenS, MD
                                                                      residency: Washington Hospital Center, fellowship: New York University.
   JuDiTh PraTT roSSiTer, MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          John anToniaDeS, MD
   Chief of obstetrics & gynecology
   aLice cooTauco, MD
   nikki kokLanariS, MD
                                                                             7601 Osler Drive • Towson, MD 21204 • 410-337-4480
   the Perinatal Center at st. Joseph Medical Center                  520 Upper Chesapeake • Suite 303 • Bel Air, MD 21014 • 410-337-1387

                                                                      The Digestive Disease Center at St. Joseph Medical Center, directed
                                                                      by gastroenterologist Andrew Rosenstein, MD, is a state-of-the-art
                                                                      facility staffed by specialty trained physicians and nurses.The staff          Left to right: Drs. Tessie Behrens, John Antoniades, and Paul McClelland
                                                                      has a wealth of experience in accurately diagnosing and treating
                                                                      esophageal and digestive issues. Dr. Rosenstein, a Top Doc by
                                                                      Baltimore magazine and chief of Gastroenterology at St. Joseph,                The Saint Agnes Hospital Medical Leadership and their team                            Commission on Kidney Disease and is a former chairman of
                                                                      leads a team who provide compassionate care supported by the                   of physicians are defined by their uncompromised commitment                           the Medical Advisory Board of the National Kidney Foundation
                                                                      most advanced equipment and treatments.                                        to excellence in health care for every patient. The nationally                        of Maryland. More than a decade ago, she launched a kidney
                                                                                                                                                     recognized members of the team are devoted to providing the                           disease screening project for underserved Maryland populations.
                                                                      The Digestive Disease Center services include colonoscopy,                     full spectrum of care—mind, body, and spirit—to their patients                        Dr. Behrens participates in countless screenings in Baltimore-area
                                                                      endoscopy, hemorrhoid banding, esophageal dilatation, swallowing               and patients’ families, which ultimately makes the greatest                           communities, including an annual event for Baltimore’s Latino
                                                                      studies, 24 hour pH monitoring for reflux, hydrogen breath test for            impact on recovery.                                                                   community.
                                                                      abdominal bloating, and SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth),
                                                                      endoscopic ultrasound, and ERCP (endoscopic retrograde                         Paul McClelland, M.D., is the chief of psychiatry at Saint Agnes.                     Since he joined Saint Agnes in 1994, John Antoniades, M.D. has
                                                                      cholangiopancreatography). Gastroenterologists address a wide range            A former president of the Maryland Psychiatric Society, McClelland                    taken pride in his ability to find an individualized solution for each
                                                                      of disorders including: acid reflux, chronic abdominal pain, chronic           has been a leader in training and education for EMTs, police                          patient. Specializing in total hip and knee joint replacements,
                                                                      constipation or diarrhea, difficulty swallowing, diverticulosis and            officers, and emergency-room personnel concerning psychiatric                         Dr. Antoniades is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who
                                                                      diverticulitis, gallbladder and biliary disease, inflammatory bowel            issues that might come up in emergency situations. For over two                       believes in conservative management when possible and surgical
                                                                      disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and peptic ulcer disease.                   decades, Dr. McClelland has tried to teach responders in dire                         intervention when necessary. Dr. Antoniades is actively involved
                                                                                                                                                     situations how to deal with patients with mental disabilities.                        in teaching at Saint Agnes and is a member of the American
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association
   anDrew roSenSTein, MD, aGaF                                                                                                                       For nephrologist Tessie Behrens, M.D., nothing compares with the
   Director of the Digestive Disease Center                                                                                                                                                                                                of Hip & Knee Surgeons.
                                                                                                                                                     feeling of “giving back.” Behrens is a member of the Maryland
   st. Joseph Medical Center

                                                                     The DiGeSTive DiSeaSe cenTer aT ST. JoSePh MeDicaL cenTer                                                                                      SainT aGneS hoSPiTaL
                                                                                7601 osler Drive • towson, Maryland 21204                                                                                       900 Caton Avenue • Baltimore, MD 21229
                                                                                   410-337-1337 • stJosephtowson.com                                                                                                   410-368-6000 • stagnes.org

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                                                        Board-certified internist Dr. Mark Saba is pleased to welcome internist
                                                        Dr. Christopher Koltz to his primary-care practice, part of the St. Joseph
                                                        Medical Group. Dr. Saba, who received his medical degree and completed
                                                        residency training at the University of Maryland Medical Center, has an
                                                        outstanding reputation and offers patients a comprehensive, compassionate
                                                        approach. He has been in practice since 1993. Dr. Koltz received his medical
                                                        degree from University of South Florida College of Medicine, where he
                                                        belonged to the Gold Humanism Honor Society, and did his residency
                                                        training at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

                                                        “People can expect personalized care from us and our staff. We have
                                                        a commitment to being available and accessible and taking the time
                                                        necessary to care for each and every one of our patients with great attention
                                                        to detail. We are truly invested in their care,” says Dr. Saba.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SaMir F. Shureih, MD, Pa
                                                        Dr. Koltz, who has a special interest in treating chronic diseases, is accepting                                                                                          Cosmetic surgeon
                                                        new patients. Same day appointments available.

   Left to right: Drs. Saba and Koltz

   Mark SaBa, MD
   chriSToPher koLTZ, MD
   st. Joseph Medical group                                                 ST. JoSePh MeDicaL cenTer
                                                                      7601 osler Drive • towson, Maryland 21204
                                                                         410-560-6199 • stJosephtowson.com

                                                        An innovator in breast cancer treatment with more than 40 years of
                                                        experience, Dr. Michael Schultz, medical director of St. Joseph’s
                                                        Breast Center, compassionately guides each patient through an
                                                        integrated and individualized plan of care developed by the center’s
                                                        multidisciplinary team. The Breast Center offers the latest clinical trials
                                                                                                                                           A graduate of Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Shureih        “Cosmetic surgery promotes self-confidence, success,
                                                        and advancements, as well as highly experienced, compassionate nurse
                                                                                                                                           is a board-certified plastic surgeon with special expertise       and–a better self image,” says Dr. Shureih, whose keen
                                                        navigators. Named a Baltimore magazine Top Doc numerous times,
                                                                                                                                           in cosmetic surgery with over 25 years of experience.             understanding of natural beauty, technology and cutting edge
                                                        Dr. Schultz’s honors include the 2011 Inspire Award from the Tigerlily
                                                                                                                                           Recognized as a “TOP DOCTOR” in both national peer polls          procedures makes him able to offer treatments that have
                                                        Foundation for creating an “ideal model of care” called “No More
                                                                                                                                           and in Baltimore.                                                 been demonstrated effective. His staff of board-certified
                                                        Sleepless Nights™”. The program is a gold standard that includes a
                                                                                                                                                                                                             anesthesiologist and registered nurse assures safety in a
                                                        rapid diagnostic approach followed by a seamless, accurate treatment
                                                                                                                                           Our cosmetic surgery practice is centered on patient care,        patient friendly, convenient and confidential cosmetic center.
                                                        plan put together by a team of specialists from St. Joseph’s Breast
                                                                                                                                           service, highest quality care and most importantly safety.        “We treat patients like family,” Dr. Shureih, proudly states.
                                                        Center and Cancer Institute. This provides patients with peace of mind,
                                                        saving them time and worry. Dr. Schultz received his medical degree
                                                                                                                                           Dr. Shureih’s exceptional work in breast augmentation and
                                                        from the University of Maryland and did his residency at Sinai Hospital.
                                                                                                                                           body contouring surgery earned him an exceptional reputation
                                                        St. Joseph’s Breast Center is accredited by the National Accreditation
                                                                                                                                           and outstanding results.
                                                        Program for Breast Centers.

   MichaeL SchuLTZ, MD, FacS
   Medical Director
   the Breast Center at st. Joseph Medical Center
                                                                                                                                                                           coSMeTic SurGery By SaMir Shureih
                                                                                The BreaST cenTer                                                                                   10 East 31st Street • Baltimore, MD 21218
                                                                      7501 Osler Drive • Towson, Maryland 21204                                                              5094 Dorsey Hall Drive • Suite 105 • Ellicott City, MD 21042
                                                                      410-427-5510 • StJosephTowson.com/Breast                                                                      410-243-3035 • cosmeticsurgeryforme.com

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                                                        Prepare to be “wowed”. That’s the best way to describe Dr. Toomey’s
                                                        office in Towson. From walking through the door, to their new patient
                                                        exam, you are cared for and at ease, in a way you would never expect
                                                        from a dental office. Dr. Toomey and his staff use the latest technology
                                                        to ensure their patients’ comfort. He is a firm believer in continuing
                                                        education, completing coursework at both The Dawson Center for                                                                                                                MahMooD aLikhan, MD
                                                        Advanced Dental Study and The William C. Strupp program.                                                                                                                      Sonia Baker, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Farhan MaJeeD, MD
                                                        Dr. Toomey provides dental care for the entire family. The practice has
                                                        a playroom for kids and a No Cavity Club, where kids with cavity-free                                                                                                         DanieL PLoTnick, MD
                                                        exams receive a T-shirt and kudos. His work in cosmetic dentistry is                                                                                                          STePhen PoLLock, MD
                                                        superb. Taking the bite harmony into account, he makes sure that your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      BreTT roBerTS, MD
                                                        new smile is functional, as well as beautiful. By patient request, and with
                                                        his extensive experience with facial muscles and anatomy, Dr. Toomey                                                                                                          ronaLD SchecTer, MD
   chriSToPher P. TooMey, DDS                           also offers Dysport, Restylane and Perlane. Visit their website to learn                                                                                                      henry Sun, MD
                                                        more. They look forward to seeing you!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Front, left to right: Ronald Schecter, MD, Stephen Pollock,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      MD, Sonia Baker, MD and Henry Sun, MD. Back, left to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      right: Daniel Plotnick, MD, Mahmood Alikhan, MD,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Brett Roberts, MD, and Farhan Majeed, MD

                                                                                                                                      St. Joseph Cardiovascular Associates brings together some of           Daniel Plotnick, MD, board certified in internal medicine,
                                                                                                                                      the region’s most experienced and highly trained cardiologists,        received his medical degree and completed his residency and
                                                                        658 Kenilworth Drive • Towson, MD 21204                       interventional cardiologists, and electrophysiologists on the          fellowship at University of Maryland.
                                                                             410-823-6000 • drtoomey.com                              forefront of heart disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.
                                                                                                                                      We offer prompt access to the full continuum of state-of-the-art       Stephen Pollock, MD, board certified cardiologist, received
                                                                                                                                      heart care along with our personalized, compassionate approach.        his medical degree and completed his internship, residency
                                                        Dr. Spannhake and Dr. Gallagher are dedicated to providing their                                                                                     and fellowship at University of Maryland. He served as chief of
                                                        patients with a smile that boosts confidence and opens doors.                 Mahmood alikhan, MD, MPh, is board certified in cardiology,            Cardiology at St. Joseph for nine years.
                                                        Through state-of-the-art technology, the practice goal is to provide          nuclear cardiology, internal medicine, and sleep medicine. Certified
                                                        patients with outstanding orthodontic results.                                as a cardiac device specialist by the International Board of Heart     Brett roberts, MD, board certified in cardiology and internal
                                                                                                                                      Rhythm Examiners, he received his medical degree from Dow              medicine, completed fellowships in clinical cardiac
                                                        Located directly across from Towson University, their specialty               Medical College and cardiology training at University of Vermont       electrophysiology at University of Michigan Health System
                                                        orthodontic practice provides treatment modalities, including                 College of Medicine.                                                   and in general cardiology at University of Maryland.
                                                        invisalign®, invisalign Teen®, incognito™ (lingual braces),
                                                        ceramic Self-Ligating Brackets.                                               Sonia Baker, MD, board-certified in cardiology and nuclear             ronald Schechter, MD, board certified in cardiology and internal
                                                                                                                                      cardiology with a special interest in heart failure and                medicine practices all aspects of both interventional and non-
                                                        Drs. Spannhake and Gallagher are Premier Preferred Providers of               echocardiography, received her medical degree from Medical             interventional cardiology. He received his medical degree and
                                                        Invisalign® and have considerable experience with micro-implants,             College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University and did        did his fellowship at University of Maryland.
                                                        cosmetic soft-tissue laser, and tooth-whitening techniques. Call              her residency and cardiology fellowship at University of Maryland.
                                                        today for a courtesy consultation with Towson Orthodontic Specialists.                                                                               henry Sun, MD, board certified in internal medicine, cardiology,
                                                                                                                                      Farhan Majeed, MD, board certified in interventional cardiology        and interventional cardiology, received his medical degree at
                                                                                                                                      and internal medicine, received his medical degree from the            University of Texas Medical Branch and did his medical internship,
                                                                                                                                      University of Nebraska School of Medicine, completed his               residency training, and cardiology fellowship at Johns Hopkins
   eLiZaBeTh B. SPannhake, DDS, MS, MPh                                                                                               fellowship at the University of Maryland and specialty training at     Hospital.
   aManDa k. GaLLaGher, DMD, MS                                                                                                       Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health.

                                                                                                                                                                        ST. JoSePh carDiovaScuLar aSSociaTeS
                                                                       TowSon orThoDonTic SPeciaLiSTS                                                                          7505 Osler Drive • Suite 103 • Towson, Maryland 21204
                                                                    7801 York Road • Suite 315 • Towson, MD 21204                                                          5 Park Center Court • Suite 200 • Owings Mills, Maryland 21117
                                                                          410-321-5004 • smile-experts.com                                                                           410-427-2580 • stjosephtowson.com/heart

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                                                        Following her medical studies and surgical training at some of the most
                                                        prestigious institutions in the country--Washington University in St. Louis
                                                        School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and the University
                                                        of Miami—board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Alyson Wells has built a
                                                        thriving practice in Baltimore. Her academic achievements reflect the skill,
                                                        dedication, and professional discipline that define her approach to the art
                                                        and science of plastic surgery.

                                                        Her practice, Valley Plastic Surgery, provides comprehensive plastic,
                                                        reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery services. Located in Hunt Valley,
                                                        Dr. Wells focuses her expertise on surgical and non-surgical facial cosmetic
                                                        procedures, breast surgery, and body contouring. Her in-office medi-spa
                                                        features personalized services that combine organic skin-care products
                                                        with medical-grade ingredients for superior results.                                                                                                                                             TowSon orThoPaeDic
                                                        A wife and mother of two young boys, Dr. Wells balances career, family,
                                                        and community as she endeavors to exceed the expectations of herself,
                                                        her peers, and most importantly, her patients. Her mission is to continue as
                                                        the premier choice for plastic and cosmetic surgery in the Baltimore region.

                                                                                                               10151 York Road
                                                                                                               Suite 112-114
                                                                                                               Hunt Valley, MD 21030

   aLySon weLLS, MD
                                                                                                               Phone: 410.628.8200
                                                                                                               Fax: 410.628.8203
                                                                                           and Medi-Spa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Front, left to right: Timothy Codd, MD, Michael Marion,
   Plastic surgeon                                                                 Alyson Wells, M.D.                                                                                                                                                   MD, Paul McAfee, MD, Stuart Winakur, MD, E. Craig
                                                                    vaLLey PLaSTic SurGery anD MeDi-SPa
                                                                                Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Matthews, MD, Todd Tredinnick, MD. Back, left to
                                                               10151 York Road • Suites 112-114 • Hunt Valley, MD 21030                                                                                                                                 right: Brian Mulliken, MD, Michael Dabbah, MD,
                                                                            410-628-8200 • vpsurgery.com                                                                                                                                                Jeffrey Brodie, MD, Mark Clough, MD, David Dalury,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        MD, Frank Catanzariti, MD, Ira Fedder, MD
                                                                                         Financing available
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Not pictured: Alvin Detterline, MD, Teri McCambridge,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        MD, Vincent Osteria, MD, Scott Tarantino, MD,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Richard Winakur, MD, Bruce Wolock, MD
                                                        In his 23 years of practice, Dr. James E. Vogel has established himself as
                                                        a caring and respected cosmetic surgeon. A Johns Hopkins-trained plastic          Towson Orthopaedic Associates is a specialty group                  Frank catanzariti, MD, sports medicine, joint replacement, knee and shoulder
                                                        surgeon and chosen by his peers as a Baltimore magazine Top Doctor, Dr.           of fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons, among                   Paul Mcafee, MD, spine surgery, minimally invasive surgery
                                                        Vogel provides each patient with unparalleled care tailored to their unique       the most experienced in Baltimore. Our specialists                  Bruce wolock, MD, hand, shoulder, and elbow surgery
                                                        aesthetic goals. Dr. Vogel was recently promoted to Associate Professor at        offer compassionate care and the latest technological               David Dalury, MD, adult reconstructive surgery and joint replacement
                                                        the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and receives numerous invitations            advancements for scoliosis and spine care, joint
                                                                                                                                                                                                              ira Fedder, MD, spine surgery, treatment of cervical and lumbar spinal stenosis
                                                        each year to present at national and international conferences.                   replacement, hand, foot, ankle, and upper-extremity                 and disc herniations
                                                                                                                                          care, as well as sports medicine and general                        Stuart winakur, MD, total joint replacement, general orthopaedics
                                                        A member of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Vogel performs
                                                                                                                                          orthopaedics, including cartilage, ligament, and
                                                        surgery in his private state-of-the-art, certified and state licensed surgical                                                                        Brian Mulliken, MD, total joint replacement, knee arthroscopy
                                                                                                                                          meniscus repairs.
                                                        facility where they are proud of their 100% anesthesia safety record. He                                                                              vincent osteria, MD, musculoskeletal pain management
                                                        also provides pro-bono surgery for The Operation Restore Program, as well                                                                             Jeffrey Brodie, MD, foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine
                                                                                                                                          Trained at the country’s most prestigious medical
                                                        as devoting time to numerous local charities.
                                                                                                                                          centers and universities, our orthopaedists have                    Michael Marion, MD, hand, upper extremity

                                                        Trust, according to Dr. Vogel, is the most important part of the doctor patient   earned distinctions including being named Best                      Timothy codd, MD, upper extremity, shoulder specialist
                                                        relationship. Dr. Vogel’s philosophy is to provide compassionate surgical         Doctors by U.S. News & World Report and Top Docs                    Todd Tredinnick, MD, sports medicine, shoulder and knee arthroscopy, general
                                                        care, very natural appearing results, and exceed patient expectations.            by Baltimore magazine. They have led the way                        orthopaedics
                                                                                                                                          with medical breakthroughs, including performing                    Scott Tarantino, MD, sports medicine, hip and knee replacement, orthopaedic trauma
                                                                                                                                          the first minimally invasive spine surgery in the                   richard winakur, MD, sports medicine, shoulder and joint replacement, trauma,
                                                                                                                                          U.S. and pioneering advanced pain management                        general orthopaedics
                                                                                                                                          techniques that revolutionized post-operative care.                 e. craig Matthews, MD, sports medicine, joint replacement, trauma, general
                                                                                                                                                                                                              alvin Detterline, MD, sports medicine, knee, shoulder, arthroscopy, general
                                                                                                                                                     3322 Bellona Avenue • Suite 100                          orthopaedics

   JaMeS e. voGeL, MD, FacS                                                                                                                                Towson, MD 21204                                   Mark clough, MD, sports medicine, arthroscopy, shoulder joint replacement, general
                                                                                                                                                     410-337-7900 • Towsonortho.com
                                                                    4 Park Center Court • Owings Mills, MD 21117                                                                                              Michael Dabbah, MD, operative and nonoperative spine care
                                                                                                                                               Towson Orthopaedic Associates has locations in Towson,
                                                                     410-484-8860 • DrVogelPlasticSurgeon.com                             St. Joseph Medical Center, Bel Air, Rosedale, and Havre de Grace.   Teri Mccambridge, MD, pediatric and adolescent sports medicine and orthopaedics

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                                                        As one of the region’s most respected plastic surgeons, Dr. Janet Woodyard
                                                        feels fortunate to have been able to help thousands of patients achieve their
                                                        personal goals. She masterfully utilizes a comprehensive repertoire of both
                                                        surgical and nonsurgical techniques to consistently provide beautiful results.

                                                        A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Woodyard
                                                        completed her plastic surgery residency at Washington University in St.                                                                                                                               MikeL DanieLS, DPM, FacFaS
                                                        Louis. She is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and                                                                                                                            PaTrick FeLTon, DPM
                                                        a member of the prestigious American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              FranciSco PiZarro, DPM
                                                        Dr. Woodyard has been in practice over 18 years and is one of the region’s                                                                                                                            Dee G. Mccrary, DPM
                                                        leading experts in cosmetic breast surgery. “My goal is to provide natural
                                                        results with the safest, most advanced techniques available and to always
                                                        do so with care and compassion,” says Dr. Woodyard, whose practice
                                                        focuses on cosmetic surgery of both the face and body.

                                                                                                                                         Left to right: Dee G. McCrary, DPM, Mikel Daniels, DPM, FACFAS, Patrick Felton, DPM, and Francisco Pizarro, DPM

   JaneT P. wooDyarD, MD, FacS                                   20 Crossroads Drive • Suite 12 • Owings Mills, MD 21117
   Plastic surgeon                                                          410-363-9000 • woodyardmd.com                                As the official foot-care providers for the Susan G. Komen Race                          practice, creating devices for the flattest flat feet to the highest
                                                                                                                                         for the Cure, “WeTreatFeet” says it all. With locations in                               high arches. The podiatrists in this group have spent years
                                                                                                                                         Owings Mills, Dundalk, Eldersburg, and Towson, the practice                              learning the intricate structures and functions of the human foot
                                                                                                                                         is skilled in treating sports-medicine injuries, broken bones,                           and ankle. “No knees or elbows here,” says Dr. Mike Daniels,
                                                                                                                                         bunions, neuromas, arthritic conditions of both the foot and                             who heads the group. “We provide the best foot and ankle care
                                                                                                                                         ankle, and flat feet. For the diabetic foot, the practice offers                         available in all of Maryland.”
                                                                                                                                         wound-care services, shoes, inserts, and a certified wound-
                                                                                                                                         care physician. The practice offers state-of-the-art equipment                           Dr. Daniels and his colleagues Drs. Felton, Pizarro, and McCrary
                                                                                                                                         including computer-assisted gait analysis, digital X-ray,                                emphasize preventive treatment, using surgical options to
                                                                                                                                         ultrasound, vascular testing equipment, electronic medical                               correct problems only when necessary, with a goal of
                                                                                                                                         records.                                                                                 eliminating problems and providing relief for the long term.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  “We focus on conservative options first,” says Dr. Daniels.
                                                                                                                                         WeTreatFeet provides exceptional and compassionate care for                              Services are available for people of all ages, from infants to
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