Welcome to Advanced Neighborhood Pediatrics.

We are a pediatric and benign hematology practice serving the greater Washington metropolitan Area –  DC, MD and VA, with clinics in Silver Spring and Clarksburg, Maryland.

Advanced Neighborhood Pediatrics

Dr Onyinye Onyekwere

Onyinye Onyekwere,

Primary Care Physician

Dr. Onyinye Onyekwere is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in the Washington, DC metropolis (Maryland and District of Columbia). She specializes in General Pediatric, Benign Hematology – including Sickle Cell Disease. She received her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, and has been in practice for over 20 years.

Prior to starting Advanced Neighborhood Pediatrics, Dr. Onyekwere completed her pediatric hematology oncology fellowship at the St Jude’s Children Research Hospital, and Children’s Hospital of Boston and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA, and was a staff at Howard University Hospital.

Beyond education and experience, Dr. Onyinye Onyekwere is a very warm doctor with excellent bedside manner. Your loved ones will be well cared for in our clinic.


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