Mohammed Kabir Abubakar, MBBS| Neonatology | MedStar Health

Mohammed Kabir Abubakar, MBBS
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialties: Neonatology

Languages: Hausa, English

(202) 444-4747

About me

Director Neonatal ECMO Program and Respiratory Services

Clinical areas of focus

  • Critically Ill Infants
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Benign Neonatal Hemangiomatosis
  • Benign Neonatal Seizures
  • Birth Asphyxia
  • Congenital Cytomegalovirus
  • Congenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome
  • Critically Ill Infants
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Hydrops Fetalis
  • Intraventricular Hemorrhage
  • Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis In Newborn
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
  • Neonatal Acne
  • Neonatal Adrenoleukodystrophy
  • Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia
  • Neonatal Bowel Obstruction
  • Neonatal Cholestasis
  • Neonatal Conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus
  • Neonatal Hemochromatosis
  • Neonatal Hepatitis
  • Neonatal Hypoglycemia
  • Neonatal Isoerythrolysis
  • Neonatal Jaundice
  • Neonatal Lupus Erythematosus
  • Neonatal Meningitis
  • Neonatal Sepsis
  • Neonatal Toxic Shock Like Exanthematous Disease
  • Newborn Feeding Problems
  • Omphalocele
  • Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension Of The Newborn
  • Premature Birth
  • Transient Neonatal Pustular Melanosis
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Procedures I perform

  • Body Cooling
  • High Frequency Ventilation
  • Inhaled Nitric Oxide
  • Medical Education
  • Newborn Care
  • Umbilical Arterial Line Insertion
  • Umbilical Granuloma Cauterization
  • Venous Line Insertion
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Practice locations

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3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
M3400 - Neonatology
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-8518

Fax 202-444-7161

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5255 Loughboro Road Northwest
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Washington, DC, 20016

202-444-8569

Fax 202-444-4747

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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 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 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 for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • 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
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • 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
    • 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
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)"
    • CFBCBS EPO
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)"
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO"
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage Signature and Select (aka Senior Advantage)"

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (1998)

Residency Program: Inova Fairfax Hospital (1997)

Fellowship Program: McMaster University (1996)

Residency Program: Our Ladys Hospital (1994)

Internship Program: Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (1984)

Medical School: Ahmadu Bello University (1983)