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Our On-Site Providers

Our providers, care coordinators, and staff work together as a team with the goal of providing our patients with well-rounded and effective health care.

At BNWS, we believe that our team-based approach makes us unique and sets us apart from others. Here are the providers that you will see around the Ingleside office:


Loreto S. Albiol, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Over 30 years in private practice

– Specialties include family practice, geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

Education

– Universidad Nacional de Asunción Faculty of Medicine in Paraguay (MD)

Personal Tidbits

Dr. Albiol has lived in six different countries and many different states in the USA. She is fluent in both Spanish and English.

*Please note: Dr. Albiol does not see patients at Ingleside.



Tierra Anderson, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Special interest in geriatric patient care and preventative medicine

Education

– University of Maryland (Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner)

– Pace University (BS)

Personal Tidbits

Tierra grew up in Baltimore, MD. Tierra received her bachelor’s degree in Biology with a concentration in neurophysiology and was a scientist before becoming a nurse practitioner.



Aparna Duggirala, DPM FACFAS

Podiatrist

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Has been in private practice since 2004

– Board certified by the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons

Education

– Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (PhD)

Personal Tidbits

During her professional career, Dr. Duggirala has lectured about foot and ankle disorders to the medical community as well as been a spokeswoman for podiatric education. She is a speaker for the national podiatric educational conference hosted by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA).



Gary Fisher, MD

Physician

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Specializes in internal medicine and cardiology

– Over 40 years in private practice

Education

– University of Maryland (MD)

Personal Tidbits

Dr. Fisher sees patients for general medical conditions and also provides his expertise for BNWS patients with cardiovascular health concerns.



Pallavi Gowda, DO

Physician

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Interests are in cardiovascular disease, osteopathic manipulation for musculoskeletal disorders, sports medicine, obesity management, cancer screening, and geriatrics

Education

– Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)

– George Washington University (Master of Health Administration)

Personal Tidbits

Aside from being a physician, Dr. Gowda is also a marathon runner and a certified Zumba instructor.



Ashley Lewis, RDN LDN

Registered Dietitian & Care Coordinator

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Licensed registered dietitian nutritionist

– Currently serves on the board of directors for the Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as Communications Chair

Education

– University of Maryland College Park (BS in nutrition and food science)

– Supervised practice at Virginia Tech

Personal Tidbits

Ashley is a Baltimore native and enjoys eating Maryland steamed crabs, being outdoors, running, and spending time with family, friends, her two cats.


Susan J. Miller, MD

Susan J. Miller, MD

Physician

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Over 30 years of internal medicine/geriatric care experience

– Former Medical Director of JSSA Hospice

– Ongoing board member for JCA

Education

– Eastern Virginia Medical School (MD)

– Geriatric medicine fellowship at George Washington University

– University of Virginia (BS)

Personal Tidbits

Dr. Miller grew up in Suffolk, VA where she was a part of the 4-H club and enjoyed riding horses.



Rosemary Oshinsky, RN

Diabetes Nurse Educator

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Registered nurse for over 40 years, Certified diabetes educator, and Certified nurse health and wellness coach

– Over 30 years of experience in diabetes education, including: Diabetes & gestational diabetes self-management, Insulin pump therapy, and Continuous glucose monitors

– Certified IPATH yoga instructor

Education

– American University (BSN) (Sibley School of Nursing)

– George Mason University (MSN in nursing administration)

Personal Tidbits

Rose enjoys being active and her favorite activities are scuba diving, mountain climbing, and skiing.



Gargi Parikh, RDN LDN

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Professional Career & Affiliations

– Licensed registered dietitian nutritionist

– Over 15 years of specialized experience in Type I, Type II and gestational diabetes with extensive experience in insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitors

Education

– Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health (MPH)

Personal Tidbits

Gargi was born in Baroda, Gujarat, India and speaks 4 different languages. She grew up in Silver Spring, MD then lived in California for 20 years. For one semester in college she sailed around the world.


Contact Us

Please use the form below to send us an Email. We can also be reached at 240-449-3094. We look forward to talking with you.

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