Dr. Ka-Wai G. Ho, MD

Dr. Ka-Wai G. Ho, MD

Dr. Ka-Wai G. Ho, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-444-1540
Fax: 202-444-0399

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Specialties
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Neurology
Conditions I Treat
  • astrocytoma tumors
  • brain metastases
  • brain neoplasms
  • cns lymphoma
  • ependymoma
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Procedures I Perform
  • adjuvant chemotherapy
  • cancer immunotherapy
About the Provider

K. Grace Ho, MD is a neuro-oncologist at the MedStar Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center and sees patients in the Lombardi Cancer Center located at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. She also serves as an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at Georgetown University Medical Center.

 

Dr. Ho’s main areas of clinical expertise include:
• Primary brain and spinal cord tumors
• Brain metastases and leptomeningeal disease
• Neurologic complications of chemotherapy and immunotherapy
• Paraneoplastic disorders
• Radiation necrosis and neurologic complications of radiation

 

Dr. Ho is board certified in both Neurology and Neuro-Oncology. She earned her bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame and her MD from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She completed her internship at Eastern Virginia Medical School and her neurology residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, a Harvard teaching hospital. She subsequently completed her neuro-oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

 

When she is not at work, Dr. Ho enjoys hiking, cooking, and playing the violin.

 

To make a new patient appointment at the MedStar Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center, please call 202-444-4400.

 

To contact Dr. Ho's office directly, please call 202-444-1540. Her fax number is 202-444-0399.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (2020)
  • Residency Program: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2018)
  • Residency Program: Beth Isreal Deaconess Hospital Needham (2018)
  • Internship Program: Eastern Virginia Medical School (2015)
  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2014)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
Insurance
    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
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Washington, DC 20007
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Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital