Dr. Joanna Sexter, MD

Dr. Joanna Sexter, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Joanna Sexter, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from George Washington University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pediatrics and adolescent medicine.Read her story

4900 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, DC 20016

Contact Information

(202) 966-5000

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Dr. Sexter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Sexter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sexter "A native Washingtonian, Dr. Sexter completed her undergraduate studies at Tufts University in 1992 where she received a B.A. in Child Study. She then earned her medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine in 1997. She completed her pediatric residency at Georgetown University Hospital in 2000 where she was recognized as Resident of the Year. Dr. Sexter is a board-certified pediatrician and has been in private practice in Washington, DC since 2000. Her practice philosophy emphasizes preventive medicine and health maintenance through education, physical examination and immunizations. Dr. Sexter is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the DC Osler Medical Society. She continues to be recognized as one of The Washingtonian Magazine's Top Doctors in Pediatrics. Dr. Sexter is a member of the medical staff at Sibley Memorial Hospital and Children's Hospital. She is a Clinical Instructor on staff at Georgetown University Hospital and Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at GW Hospital. She currently resides in Rockville, MD with her husband and their two children. Personal interests include ballet, skiing, hiking, and world travel. Dr. Sexter looks forward to forming and maintaining long-lasting relationships with you and your family. AWARDS & ACCOLADES Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor Award FORMS OF PAYMENT The office accepts cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. INSURANCES ACCEPTED As we do not maintain any contracts with insurance providers, you are responsible for paying Spring Valley Pediatrics directly for medical services. We will send you a bill that you can submit to your insurance company to be reimbursed under the terms of your arrangement with them. Our business office can help you to facilitate this process. OFFICE HOURS Monday to Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday, Sunday and Holidays call for appointment. "
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2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Adolescent Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

7  Procedures

  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • George Washington University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Pediatrics-Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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