Dr. Allison R Edwards, MD

Dr. Allison R. Edwards, MD

Dr. Allison R. Edwards, MD

Languages: English

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Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal cramps
  • abdominal distention
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal bowel movement
  • abnormal stool
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Procedures I Perform
  • administrative physicals
  • annual examination
  • blood pressure screening
  • blood test
  • breast cancer screening
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About the Provider

Areas of Clinical Interest

  • Adult Cardiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Healthy Lifestyle Education (Diet and Exercise)
Certifications and Associations
  • Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • American Heart Association
  • Veterans Administration
Philosophy of Care
“My philosophy of care involves healing through education.”


Fellowship Program: Howard University Hospital (1986) (Cardiology) 

Internship Program: District of Columbia General Hospital (1982)

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Howard University Hospital (1986)
  • Residency Program: District of Columbia General Hospital (1984)
  • Internship Program: District of Columbia General Hospital (1982)
  • Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine (1981)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Preventive Medicine, Internal Medicine
Insurance
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Practice Locations
  • 6409 Crain Highway
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
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