Dr. Lewis Phillip Rubin, MD

Dr. Lewis Phillip Rubin, MD

Dr. Lewis Phillip Rubin, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-444-8569
Fax: 202-444-4747

Contact this Provider:

  • Neonatology
About the Provider

Lewis P. Rubin, MPhil, MD, is Professor and Vice Chair (Research) of Pediatrics at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington. Dr. Rubin is a recognized authority on intensive care of premature babies and infants who have complex metabolic, cardiorespiratory, or neurodevelopmental disorders or multiple congenital anomalies. He has been an international consultant in women’s and infant care and organization of healthcare services. His scientific research focuses on pregnancy and newborn nutrition and development, nutritional neuroscience, developmental epigenetics and genomics, and clinical trials. Dr. Rubin received his M.Phil. and M.D. from Yale University and trained in pediatrics, newborn medicine, and molecular endocrinology at Harvard. Before being recruited to Georgetown in 2018, he was a faculty member at Brown University/ Women & Infants’ Hospital of Rhode Island, and professor and chief of neonatology at the Cleveland Clinic, University of South Florida, and Texas Tech University. He holds leadership positions in the American Pediatric Society, American Society for Nutrition, and International Carotenoid Society and has been listed in Best Doctors in America annually since 2007.

  • Fellowship Program: Brigham and Women's Hospital (1989)
  • Fellowship Program: Boston Childrens Hospital (1987)
  • Internship/Residency: Boston Childrens Hospital (1985)
  • Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine (1982)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics
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Practice Locations
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Main Bldg 3rd Fl Rm 3400
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-444-8569
    Fax: 202-444-4747

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital