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This document represents, primarily, a listing of doctors as recommended by and for CFS/CFIDS/FM patients; sorted by country, state/province/region, and city. Any physicians who has asked to be included because of their personal experience with CFS and/or FM patients are clearly identified as being "Self-Referred".
DISCLAIMER: The "ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Good Doctor List" is provided as a convenience to CFS/CFIDS/FM patients. Co-Cure has not verified any of the information submitted for the purpose of inclusion on this list and provided herein as to accuracy nor professional standings. As always, patients should check with local/regional agencies that monitor physicians prior to engaging services/treatment.
NOTE: This list is not to be reproduced in part or whole with the intention of use for profit.
[For additional Maryland ME/CFS and fibromyalgia healthcare providers, see the Web site of the Northern Virginia Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Fibromyalgia Support Group.]
Dr. Frederick T. Sutter
Center for Wellness Medicine
171 Defense Highway
Annapolis, MD 21401
Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D.
2525 Riva Road #120
Annapolis, MD 21401
Tel: (410) 573-5389
(Wrote the book From Fatigued to Fantastic; had CFS; personable; takes a holistic approach mixing vitamins & drugs. Expensive.)
Alan Weiss, M.D.
Annapolis Integrative Medicine
1616 Forest Drive
Annapolis MD 21403
Tel: (410) 266-3613
Fax: (410) 266-6104
Web site: AnnapolisIntegrativeMedicine.com
(Statement from Dr. Weiss: "I treat quite a few patients with Fibromyaliga and CFS. I have worked extensively with Dr Jacob Teitlebaum [a friend and colleague]."
Statement from one of his patients: "Dr. Weiss is caring and interested in each patient as an individual. With treatment from Dr.Weiss, I feel more energy, less pain, and much better overall than I have for many years.")
Chesapeake Medical Center
1300 Ritchie Highway, Suite F
Arnold, MD 21012
Tel: (410) 544-6038
Johns Hopkins Hospital
(A pediatrician. Widely known as an expert in Neurally Mediated Hypotension and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in children and adolescents.)
Julie Smith, Ph.D
University of Maryland Outpatient Psychologist
("Dr. Julie is a very caring friendly therapist who really cares about her clients' well-being and has a big heart. She understands well what its like to have chronic fatigue and she is very supportive")
William T Greer, III, M.D.
Atlantic General Hlth Systems
124 N Main St # A
Tel: (410) 641-2600
("I've found Dr. Greer to be open, understanding, enthusiastic, smart, kind, and not above asking for assistance when he's stumped for answers.")
Robert Gerwin, M.D. and Medical Director (Neurologist)
Pain & Rehabilitation Medicine
Headache, Pain Medicine and Neurology
7830 Old Georgetown Rd, #C16
Bethesda, MD 20814
(Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and Assistant Professor of Neurology at Johns Hopkins University; he has a physical therapist, physiatrist, dental surgeon, acupunturist, social worker and psychologist on staff.
He is considered to be one of the world's foremost experts in the medical diagnosis and treatment of myofascial pain and chronic pain. His mentor is Dr. Janet Travell (she was JFK's personal physician); he teaches workshops throughout the country and abroad as part of the Janet G. Travell, MD Seminar Series.
He is also on the FMS Network list.)
Russell Rothenberg, M.D.
The Camalier Building
10215 Fernwood Road
Bethesda, MD 20817-1106
Tel: (301) 571-0894
("Dr. Rothenberg, a Rheumatologist, has written extensively and served Fibro patients for many years.")
Eugenie Connall, LCPC NCC
5401 Twin Knolls Rd.
Columbia, MD 21045-3257
("Eugine is a caring understanding person very familiar with fibro and chronic fatigue. She is supportive and very much your advocate. A great resource for therapy.")
Grace Ziem, MD, Dr. PH
16926 Eyler's Valley Road
Emmitsburg, MD 21717
Tel: (301) 241-4346
(Occupational & Environmental Health Physician who diagnosed that my CFIDS/FMS was causally linked to my occupational exposures to the chemicals comprising carbonless copy paper (CCP) business forms, a mainstay office product which has been linked to severe health effects (the Swedish Trade Union has requested a ban on CCP) and is currently being seriously investigated by the Dept. of Health & Human Services, National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health [Federal Register: February 21, 1997 (Volume 62, Number 35)] [Notices] [Page 8023] or online at
Glen Burnie, MD
Bay Area Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Dr. Stephen Brown, Dr. Edwin Fulton, Dr. Edward McDevitt, Dr. Milford H. Marchant, Jr.
1600 South Crain Hwy., Suite 401
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Tel: (410)768-5050 (FMS)
Clarence Winfred Gehris, Jr. M.D., F.A.C.S.
Drs. Gehris, Jordan & Assoc, LLC
Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery. Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery. Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.
1212 York Road C-202
[Just north of Baltimore Beltway (#695) on west side of York Road]
Lutherville, MD 21093
E-Mail: cgehris AT drshehrisjordanandassociates.com
("Graduated from Johns Hopkins Medical School in 1968 with M.D. degree; Active staff Fallston General Hospital, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Franklin Square Hospital Center.
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins; Board Certified - American Board of Otolaryngology.
Very kind with sense of humor; knows about CFS/FMS, I asked him to order a sleep study on me; turns out I have sleep apnea; he also did deviated septum surgery on me. Has Audiologists on staff.")
Upper Chesapeake Medical Campus
520 Upper Chesapeake Dr. Ste 206
Bel Air, MD 21014
608 S. Union Avenue
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
Perry Hall Professional Building
9712 Belair Road - Suite 302
Baltimore, MD 21236
6830 Hospital Drive - Suite 108
Baltimore, MD 21237
Dr. Jon Weingart, Neurosurgeon
Johns Hopkins at Green Spring Station
Hopkins Pavilion I
10755 Falls Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
Tel: (410) 614-3052
(Has performed about 75 surgeries on children for Arnold Chiari Malformation; has been doing adult surgeries since 5-99. Some people who were diagnosed with CFS and/or FMS actually had this disorder which shows up on an MRI.)
Kenneth B. Singleton, MD, MPH
Greenspring Wellness Center
2324 W. Joppa Road, Suite 100
Lutherville, MD 21093
Tel: (410) 296-3737
("As it turns out, he has FMS, so he knows first-hand what it's all about. He is board certified in internal medicine, and takes the approach that FMS is primarily metabolic.")
North Bethesda, MD
Janine Annette Blackman, M.D, Ph.D.
11300 Rockville Pike
One Central Plaza, Suite 1205
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Tel: 866-546-0777 or 301-230-2530
Janet K. Anderson, Ph.D
Maryland State Licensed Psychologist
1212 Brookview Road
Towson, MD 21286-1600
Ph/Fax: (410) 337-9666 (Hours by appointment; she knows which neuro-cognitive tests need to be done for CFS patients for SSDI; is listed with local CFS support group; she is available for counseling also; she is compassionate)
Gwynn Chippendale, M.Ac., L.Ac.
Licensed Acupuncturist/Traditional Acupuncture
Ruxton Towers, Suite 211
8415 Bellona Lane
Towson, MD 21204
Tel: (443) 324-8020
("Handicapped accessible. Very respectful and professional.")
Jeff Gould, MAcOM, LAc
Licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist
Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine
658 Kenilworth Drive - Suite 206
Towson, MD 21204
Tel: (410) 828-3585
(Note: Self-referred to the list. "I am an acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist working in Towson. I have experience in the treatment and management of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome using acupuncture and herbs, as do my colleagues.")
Letitia W. Short, M.D.
Integrated Medicine, Allergy, Specialized Pediatrics and Adult Medicine
901 Dulaney Valley Road
Dulaney Center II, Suite 101
Towson, Maryland 21204
Web site: www.drlshort.com
Tel: (410) 337-2707
Fax: (410) 337-2841
(Note: Dr. Short is self-referred to the list. "I am a complementary/alternative care practitioner caring for adults and children who suffer from chronic disease.")
Dr. Michael Kaplan (Physiatrist)
680 Poole Rd.
Westminster, MD 21157
Tel: (410) 840-9297
("I originaly went to him for pain management because my PCP threw his hands up and said he couldn't figure me out so try this guy, he's aggressive for pain. Not only did he figure out what was wrong with me, he found a couple of other complaints my PCP didn't figure out like restless leg and carpal tunnel. He has given me my life back.")