Dr. Teresa Joanna Wojtasiewicz, MD

Dr. Teresa Joanna Wojtasiewicz, MD

Dr. Teresa Joanna Wojtasiewicz, MD

Languages: English, Japanese, Polish
Phone: 443-777-8807

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Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
About the Provider

Teresa Wojtasiewicz, MD, a neurosurgeon at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, treats all neurological diseases with a particular interest in Parkinson’s Disease, essential tremor, dystonia, trigeminal neuralgia, epilepsy, and spasticity. She is a general neurosurgeon and is able to provide compassionate, skilled care for any patient facing a neurosurgical illness.

Throughout the years, Dr. Wojtasiewicz has developed an interest in functional neurosurgical procedures. She has extensive experience performing a wide variety of treatments to help her patients, including Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS), Stereotactic EEG placement, laser ablation, and baclofen pump implantation.

Dr. Wojtasiewicz is highly skilled in using state-of-the-art technology including improving high precision and accuracy with intraoperative navigation and minimally invasive procedures to help make neurosurgery safer and gentler for her patients. She has written publications on stereotactic and functional neurosurgery and deep brain stimulation.

Dr. Wojtasiewicz is fluent in English and speaks conversational Japanese and Polish.

 “Neurological problems impact people in such a profound way. I love being able to give someone back parts of their life that the illness has taken away from them. As a surgeon, I am honored to use my own hands and tools to directly address those neurological problems and help my patient begin a path to recovery.”

—Dr. Teresa Wojtasiewicz

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Johns Hopkins Hospital (2020)
  • Residency Program: Johns Hopkins Hospital (2019)
  • Internship Program: Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (2014)
  • Medical School: Columbia University (2013)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Insurance
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    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
  • 412 Malcolm Drive
    UNION MEMORIAL WESTMINSTER
    Suite 200
    Westminster, MD 21157
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  • 9103 Franklin Square Drive
    Floor 3
    Baltimore, MD 21237
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