Deborah A Kernohan, ANP-BC| Geriatric Medicine | MedStar Health
Deborah A Kernohan

Deborah A Kernohan, ANP-BC
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.9 out of 5 (134 reviews)

Specialties: Geriatric Medicine

Languages: English

Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Aging
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Behavioral Issues In Dementia
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Constipation
  • Degenerative Brain Disorder
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Disorder Of Balance
  • Dysphagia
  • Elder Abuse
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Falls
  • Fatigue
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Female Urinary Incontinence
  • Frailty
  • Frontotemporal Neurocognitive Disorder
  • Geriatrics
  • Homebound
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Male Urinary Incontinence
  • Malnutrition
  • Memory Disorders
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Multiple Chronic Illnesses
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's Disease (PD)
  • Polypharmacy
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Senility
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vascular Neurocognitive Disorder
  • Visual Impairment
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Procedures I perform

  • Alzheimer's Testing
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Fall Risk Assessment
  • Geriatric Pain Management
  • Home Health
  • Neurocognitive Testing
  • Nursing Home Care
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Practice locations

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18101 Prince Philip Drive
Olney, MD, 20832

301-570-7400

Fax 301-570-7403

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Fax 301-570-7403

Insurance

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

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • Carefirst Blue Preferred PPO
    • Tricare East Prime
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • WellPoint Maryland
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
    • United Core Essential (HMO)
    • Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund)
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • CareFirst BC/BS Advantage Core/Enhanced
    • Medicaid - Virginia
    • Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Cigna Choice Fund PPO
    • Innovation Health: Open POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrator PPO/TPA
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • UnitedHealthcare Individual Exchange Plans
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • United Optimum Choice
    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • Kaiser Signature
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Virginia Premier
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • D-SNP)
    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Carefirst Healthy Blue (HMO/POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • WellPoint Maryland - Maryland Health Choice
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • I-SNP
    • Aetna Open HMO/Open HMO Option/Open EPO Plus
    • Kaiser Select
    • CareFirst (NCA) Indemnity
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Cigna EPO
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • Carefirst EPO
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Kaiser HMO Plus and DHMO Plus Member
    • CareFirst Administrators
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • Kaiser Medicare Plus
    • United Group Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Medicaid - District of Columbia
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • Kaiser Flexible Choice
    • Cigna HMO Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • United MD IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • United Choice Plus
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthcare Alliance
    • HumanaChoice Honor’s plan PPO
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • United MD IPA (HMO)
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • United Mamsi Life & Health
    • Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • United AARP Medicare Complete
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • Kaiser Medicare Advantage Signature and Select
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • Tricare for Life East
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • United Choice
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • United Navigate
    • United Golden Rule
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Open Access
    • Tricare Reserve Select
    • CareFirst Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • United Medicare Advantage DSNP District of Columbia
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA
    • United GEHA (for all other states) Compass Rose
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • Tricare East Select
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA

Education

Other Certification: American Association of Nurse Practitioners, -

Graduate Education: University of Akron (2010)

Hospital affiliations

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.9
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.9
  • Care provider’s discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.9
  • Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.9
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.9
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.9
  • May 13, 2024

    Relaxed, attentive, great.

  • Apr 30, 2024

    NP Deborah Ann Kernohan was an excellent listener as we discussed my health issues and concerns. She explained how I can minimize the pain I am experiencing.

  • Apr 24, 2024

    Very attentive and informative - takes my questions and concerns seriously.