Our Providers

Physicians

Ayman Abdel-Rahman, MD

Dr. Abdel-Rahman, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his bachelor degree from the University of Virginia. He also received a Master of Science in Biochemistry from Georgetown University. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Dr Abdel completed his internship in general surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University and completed his Anesthesiology residency at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Suleiman Abu-Afash, MD

Dr. Afash is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He completed his undergraduate work and received his Medical Degree from Damascus University. He completed his Internship at New York- Presbyterian Queens for General Surgery. He completed his Anesthesiology residency at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr Afash also completed fellowship of Obstetrics Anesthesia at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Afash also holds an MBA degree from University of Mary Washington.

Dr. Kelly Colingo-Fahlberg

Dr. Colingo-Fahlberg is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. She graduated from University of Mississippi with a bachelor of art degree in biology. She received a medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and completed her Anesthesia residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. She also completed a Pediatric Anesthesia fellowship at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital.

William Paul Harris, MD

Dr. Harris, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his bachelor of science in biology from Washington and Lee University, and both a master of science in physiology and his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his Anesthesiology residency at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

Cecil Huang, MD, PhD

Dr. Huang is board certified in both Anesthesiology and in Pain Management. He has served at Inova Loudoun Hospital since 2005 as Staff Anesthesiologist and as Director of Pain Management. Prior to completing Anesthesiology residency and Pain fellowship at Harvard (Brigham and Women’s Hospital), Dr. Huang was an M.D.-Ph.D. student at Stanford, sponsored by the NIH’s Medical Scientist Training Program. Dr. Huang’s Ph.D. in Medical Informatics was preceded by his bachelor’s degree at Carnegie Mellon, where he majored in Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering.

Nicholas J. Marsh, DO

Dr. Marsh, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his bachelor of science in biology and psychology from Syracuse University, and his medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute of Technology. He completed his Anesthesiology residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, where he did a subspecialty concentration in Obstetrical Anesthesia.

Lorna M. Miller, MD

Dr. Miller, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received her bachelor of science in human biology from Stanford University, her graduate degree in nutritional biochemistry from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and her medical degree with distinction from George Washington University School of Medicine. She completed her Anesthesiology residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

Ananth R. Nancherla, MD

Dr. Nancherla, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his undergraduate degree from Government City Science College and his medical degree from Osmania Medical College, both in Hyderbad, India. He completed his internship at Osmania General Hospital in Hyderabad, India, and United States internship at St. Agnes Hospital. He completed his Anesthesiology residency at Michael Reese Medical Center, and his fellowship in Cardiac and Vascular Anesthesiology at Texas Heart Institute.

Charles Philip Nesbitt, MD

Dr. Nesbitt is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his internship in General Surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, and completed his Anesthesiology residency at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Elizabeth Nesbitt, MD

Dr. Nesbitt, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received her undergraduate degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed her Anesthesiology residency as Chief Resident while at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Joseph H. Smith, Jr., MD

Dr. Smith, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his bachelor of art in history from Ohio Wesleyan University, his master of science in physiology and biophysics from Georgetown University Graduate School, and his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his Anesthesiology residency at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Barry S. Valentine, MD

Dr. Valentine, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, received his bachelor of science in chemistry from College of the Holy Cross, and his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed both his Anesthesiology residency as Chief Resident at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists

Gerald Alcantara, CRNA

Mr. Alcantara received his bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Santo Tomas, and his master of science in nurse anesthesia from Columbia University.

Katie Beck, CRNA

Ms. Beck received her bachelor of science in nursing from Florida Atlantic University , and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from Barry University.

Khush Bhatti, CRNA

Ms. Bhatti received her bachelor of science in nursing from State University of New York – Downstate Medical Center. She received her master of science in nurse anesthesia from State University of New York – Downstate Medical Center.

Lorraine Biondi, CRNA

Ms. Biondi received her bachelor of science in nursing from West Virginia Wesleyan College. She received her master of science in nurse anesthesia from Rush University.

Tamara Durniak, CRNA

Ms. Durniak received her bachelor of science in nursing and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Georgetown University.

Marilyn Fisher, CRNA

Ms. Fisher received her bachelor of science in nursing from University of Louisville and master of science in nurse anesthesia from University of Pittsburgh.

Frances Friedman, CRNA

Ms. Friedman received her bachelor of science in nursing from New York University College of Nursing and master of science in nurse anesthesia from University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.

Jennifer Gut, CRNA

Ms. Gut received her bachelor of science from Quinnipiac University, and her master of science from Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Kaitlin Harbin, CRNA

Ms. Harbin received her bachelor of science in nursing from Villanova University and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Duke University and her DNAP degree from University of Virginia.

Douglas Huff, CRNA

Mr. Huff received his bachelor of science in anesthesia from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and a juris doctorate degree from George Mason University.

Linda Hunter CRNA

Ms. Hunter received her bachelor of science in nursing from George Mason University College of Nursing and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Villanova University.

Michele Kurisky, CRNA

Ms. Kurisky received her bachelor of science in nursing from the Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University , and her master of science in anesthesia from Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Michelle Lambert, CRNA

Ms. Lambert received her bachelor of science in nursing from University of North Carolina- Wilmington and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Georgetown University.

Janet LaValle, CRNA

Ms. LaValle received her bachelor of science in nursing from University of Missouri and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University

Kristin Logan May, CRNA

Ms. Durniak received her bachelor of science in nursing from George Mason University and master of science in nurse anesthesia from Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University.

Angelical Matney, CRNA

Ms. Matney received her bachelor of science in nursing from University of Notre Dame and master of science in nurse anesthesia from St. Raphael School of Nurse Anesthesia.

Shannon Mayo, CRNA

Ms. Mayo received both her bachelor of science in nursing, and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Adam Mitchell, CRNA, PhD

Dr. Mitchell is a received his bachelor of science in bioengineering University of California- San Diego. He received a bachelor of nursing, a master of science in physiology and a doctorate of physiology from Georgetown University. He completed his master of science in nurse anesthesia from Kaiser Permanente School of Anesthesia.

Mintra Sarasup, CRNA

Ms. Sarasup received her bachelor of science from the George Mason University, and her master of science from Midwestern University.

Kelly Hoffman, CRNA

Ms. Hoffman received her bachelor of science in nursing and master of science of nurse anesthesia from University of South Carolina.

Deborah Walton, CRNA

Ms. Walton received her bachelor of science in nursing from Georgetown University, and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from the Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University.

Brandi Washington, CRNA

Ms. Washington received both her bachelor of science in nursing, and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from University of Pittsburgh.

Catherine Winiarski-Roth, CRNA

Ms. Winiarski-Roth received her bachelor of science from Albright College, and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from St. Joseph’s University.

Casey Zobel, CRNA

Ms. Zobel received her bachelor of science from Kennesaw State University, and her master of science in nurse anesthesia from Georgetown University.