For Immediate Release October 21, 2020

BALTIMORE, MD (October 21) - Fourteen doctors who are affiliated with Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital (MWPH) were recognized as "Top Doctors" in the November 2020 issue of Baltimore magazine.

These doctors include:

• Dr. Samra Blanchard, Pediatric Gastroenterology;

• Dr. Bernard Cohen, Pediatric Dermatology;

• Dr. Michael Collaco, Pediatric Pulmonology;

• Dr. Dean Fiergang, Pediatric Ophthalmology;

• Dr. Teri Kahn, Pediatric Dermatology;

• Dr. Peggy Lazerow, Pediatric Neurology;

• Dr. Dominique Long, Pediatric Endocrinology;

• Dr. Ryan Miller, Pediatric Endocrinology;

• Dr. Peter Mogayzel, Pediatric Pulmonology;

• Dr. Michael Repka, Pediatric Ophthalmology;

• Dr. Geoffrey Rosenthal, Pediatric Cardiology;

• Dr. Paul Sponseller, Pediatric Orthopedics;

• Dr. Laura Sterni, Pediatric Sleep Medicine;

• Dr. Eric Strauch, General Pediatric Surgery


The results are based on a Baltimore magazine survey of thousands of physicians in the Baltimore area, including Baltimore City and the surrounding seven counties, asking where they would send a member of their family in hundreds of specialties. Many doctors would choose to send their loved ones to the medical team at MWPH.

"We are fortunate to have so many outstanding clinicians providing their expert care to the patients here at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital," said Dr. Richard Katz, Chief Medical Officer. "Our affiliation with the University of Maryland Medical System and Johns Hopkins Medicine is invaluable in this way. I’m aware every day that this hospital truly has ‘Top Docs.’"  

Get to know the "top doctors" at MWPH. Call 410-367-2222 to make an appointment with some of these doctors at one of our pediatric clinics.


About Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital: Where Children Go to Heal and Grow

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital provides family-focused, integrated care to children with serious, chronic or complex medical needs. Since 1922, the hospital has helped children heal from illness and injury, and now treats nearly 9,000 patients each year. The 102-bed hospital is a jointly owned affiliate of The University of Maryland Medical System and Johns Hopkins Medicine and has locations in Baltimore City, Prince George's County and in the community.