Ann K Jay, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology

Languages: English

(202) 444-4899

About me

Ann K. Jay, MD, is a neuroradiologist, specializing in head and neck imaging, at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. In addition, she is an Associate Professor with dual appointments in the Departments of Radiology and Otolaryngology.
At MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Jay serves as the Vice Chair of Education, Program Director for the Diagnostic Radiology Residency program, and Division Chief of Neuroradiology.

For Georgetown University School of Medicine, she serves as the Medical School Faculty Advisor for the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (AMPSA) and annually interviews applicants to the medical school. She is also co-director for the Diagnostic Reasoning and Testing (DRT) medical school course. Dr. Jay previously served as the Neuroradiology clerkship director for the medical school.  Dr. Jay serves on multiple committees for the GUSOM, including as a Faculty Senate member and as a member of the DEI subcommittee. 

Dr. Jay is passionate about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and is the co-director for the new DEI Longitudinal Scholar Track. She was selected as a Lead Coach for the Bias Reduction and Improvement Coaching (BRIC) inaugural class at GUSOM and is a member of the Racial Justice for Committee for Change (RJCC). Dr. Jay is a Vice Chair of the DEI committee of the Association of Univeristy Radiologists (AUR) and contributed to the creation of the IDEA Scholars (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Allyship) program.


Dr. Jay's clinical and research interests are in the radiographic manifestations of otolaryngology diseases, specifically, temporal bone and paranasal sinus diseases, and head and neck cancer. She specializes in the head and neck biopsies, and is one of the few radiologists in the Washington, DC area that performs percutaneous biopsies of lesions in deep neck spaces. As Director of Head and Neck Imaging, Dr. Jay is an integral part of the multi-disciplinary Head and Neck Cancer and Skull Base Disease Teams at MedStar Georgetown.


She has published her research in peer-reviewed journals, including Radiology, American Journal of Neuroradiology, Academic Radiology, Journal of the American College of Radiology, and Frontiers in Oncology. She has also published multiple chapters for radiology and otolarynogology textbooks. Dr. Jay serves as a peer reviewer for Radiology and RadioGraphics. Her professional affiliations include membership in the American Society of Neuroradiology, the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology, the American College of Radiology, the Radiological Society of North America, the Association of University Radiologist, and the Association of Program Directors in Radiology. Dr. Jay has received awards recognizing her commitment to teaching residents, including the Teacher of the Year award.


Dr. Jay completed the MedStar Teaching Scholar's program, graduating with the first class to complete an extended two year program. She has received certifications in two AAMC programs: Medical Education Research Certificate (MERC) program and Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate program. Dr. Jay is also a part of the inaugural MedStar Teaching Academy class as a principal member of the Education leadership cohort.


Her medical degree is from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She then completed a two-year Neuroradiology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where she stayed on as faculty before joining MGUH.

Procedures I perform

  • Brain Perfusion Scan
  • Ct Guided Biopsy
  • Ct Of The Cervical Spine
  • Ct Of The Facial Bones
  • Ct Of The Soft Tissue Of The Neck
  • Ct Of The Temporal Bone
  • Fluoroscopic Guided Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Mra Of The Head
  • Mra Of The Neck
  • Mri Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Mri Spectroscopy Of The Brain
  • Myelogram
  • Neck Biopsy
  • Perfusion Imaging Of The Brain
  • Ultrasound Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound Guided Thyroid Biopsy
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Practice locations

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5601 Loch Raven Boulevard
MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
Baltimore, MD, 21239

443-444-2430

Fax 443-444-4656

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Fax 443-444-4656

24035 Three Notch Road
Hollywood, MD, 20636

301-373-7900

Fax 301-373-6900

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Fax 301-373-6900

10 Saint Patricks Drive
Waldorf, MD, 20603

301-705-7870

Fax 301-705-9622

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Fax 301-705-9622

201 East University Parkway
MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
Baltimore, MD, 21218

410-554-2728

Fax 410-554-2584

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Fax 410-554-2584

Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Neuroradiology

Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship Program: University of Pennsylvania Hospital (2008)

Residency Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2006)

Internship Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (2002)

Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine (2001)