Dr. George Hennawi, MD

Dr. George Hennawi, MD

Dr. George Hennawi, MD

Languages: English, Arabic, French
Fax: (443) 444-4145

Contact this Provider:

  • Internal Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • aging
  • alzheimer's disease
  • behavioral issues in dementia
  • benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • cognitive impairment
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Procedures I Perform
  • alzheimer's testing
  • cardiac rehabilitation
  • fall risk assessment
  • geriatric pain management
  • home health
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About the Provider

George Hennawi, MD is the Director of the department of Geriatrics at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Hennawi completed his residency at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in 2002 and then returned to work there from 2007 to 2012. In 2013, Dr. Hennawi was named a "Top Doc" in Baltimore Magazine for Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Hennawi has always had a passion and commitment for caring for the aging. He developed a unique model of care which he built into the Center for Successful Aging at MedStar Good Samaritan. The Center is a place where patients receive comprehensive care and all age-related issues can be addressed from medical conditions to balance and gait to social needs. His goal in caring for the patients is to improve their quality of life and empower patients to become an integral part of the direction and decision-making regarding their care.

George Hennawi, MD, has been recognized as a Top Doctor in Baltimore Magazine for Geriatrics since 2013.

Presentation - "Connecting the Clinical System, Caregivers and Community Resources to Improve Healthcare for Older Adults"
In September 2016, Dr. Hennawi was a featured speaker at The AgingWell Hub event, The Spoken Hub: Creating Integrated Environments Conducive to Aging Well. During his presentation, he discussed available resources and support for caregivers of aging adults. Watch the full presentation here.

  • Fellowship Program: University of Virginia Hospitals (2003)
  • Internship Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (2002)
  • Residency Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (2002)
  • Internship Program: Dar AlShifa Hospital (1997)
  • Medical School: University of Damascus (1996)
  • Medical School: Universigty of Damascus (1996)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.

Practice Locations
  • 5601 Loch Raven Boulevard
    Gsh Russell Morgan Building
    Floor 5
    Baltimore, MD 21239
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  • 10450 Lottsford Road
    Bowie, MD 20721
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Member of Medical Staff
  • 2013 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2014 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2015 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2016 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2017 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2018 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine
  • 2019 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine 
  • 2020 Top Doctor, Baltimore magazine