MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Address: 3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington,, DC 20007
Phone: (202) 444-2000 Website:

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis—caring for the whole person—MedStar Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.


Centers of Excellence


Gastroenterology: With a large volume of cases and experience helping patients with complex cases, our experts are leaders in GI care and offer several specialty programs and services:


  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer Evaluation and Treatment Services
  • Liver and Small Bowel Transplant Evaluation
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology (GI) and Nutrition
  • Endoscopic Treatments
  • Center for Endoscopic Excellence
  • Center for Esophageal Diseases
  • Center for Gastrointestinal Motility and Heartburn
  • Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Center for Liver Disease Evaluation and Treatment
  • Center for Pancreatic and Biliary Diseases



Georgetown University Hospital

General Info: 202-444-8541
Fax: 1-877-303-1462
Chief: Stanley Benjamin, MD


Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center – seeks to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer through innovative basic and clinical research, patient care, community education and outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future. Patients treated at Lombardi benefit from the most advanced clinical techniques and equipment, including:


CyberKnife, the latest advance in radiation therapy, is a robotic system that delivers precise and concentrated beams of radiation, offering a new option for inoperable tumors and lesions of the brain, neck and spine. Georgetown University Hospital was one of the first area hospitals to install a CyberKnife and is now expanding its capabilities with a second facility.


Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has a significant Phase 1 clinical trials program, which brings potential new cancer therapies into the clinic. Through this program, our physicians offer cancer patients access to the newest advances in cancer therapy.


The Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Familial Cancer Research offers patients diagnosed or with a family history hereditary cancers the opportunity to receive genetic counseling and testing. Each patient is automatically enrolled in the program which creates a familial risk profile that allows doctors to more easily identify and counsel patients at high risk.

The Jess and Mildred Fisher Center
c/o Beth N. Peshkin, MS, CGC
Georgetown University
3300 Whitehaven Street, NW
Suite 4100
Washington, DC 20007


Betty Lou Ourisman Breast Health Center at Lombardi, opened in 1998, combines in one location all the services needed for optimal breast health. With one appointment, women have access to services including breast examinations, imaging, second opinions, advanced diagnostic procedures such as ductal lavage and core breast biopsies, and genetic testing and counseling.


Dr. Shawna Willey, Director
Dr. Robert Warren, co-Director
Phone: (202) 444-3315


Lombari Cancer Center:

Georgetown University Medical Center

Lombardi Director's Office: (202) 687-2110

Lombardi Cancer Line: (202) 444-4000

Hematology/Oncology Appointment Line: (202) 444-2223


Neurosciences – Neurologists, neurosurgeons and interventional neuroradiologists combine advanced technology, cutting-edge research and commitment to excellent care to transform patient’s lives and outcomes. Our neurosciences program includes several specialized services:


  • a multidisciplinary Spine Center offering minimally invasive spine surgery
  • a comprehensive Movement Disorders Program specializing in Parkinson’s disease
  • a specialized Acoustic Neuroma and Skull Base Tumor Center
  • an advanced Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
  • a Joint Commission designated Primary Stroke Center with an emergency stroke team
  • a comprehensive Pediatric Neurosurgery Program


Department of Neurology

General Info: 202-444-8525
Fax: 202-444-0686
Chair: Edward Healton, MD, MPH


Department of Neurosurgery

General Info: 202-444-4972
Fax: 202-444-7344
Chief: Kevin M. McGrail, MD


Pediatric Neurology

General Info: 202-444-8785
Chief: Cesar Santos, MD


Pediatric Neurosurgery

General Info: 202-444-4972

Chief: Christopher G. Kalhorn, MD


Interventional Neuroradiology

General Info: 202-444-4972
Fax: 202-444-7344
Chief: Kevin M. McGrail, MD


MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute

General Info: 202-444-3700


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