Ruth M. Kanthula, MD| Pediatrics | MedStar Health

Ruth M. Kanthula, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Pediatrics

Languages: English

Clinical areas of focus

  • Cellulitis
  • Fever Of Unknown Origin
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Influenza
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sepsis
  • Staphylococcus Infections
  • Travel Medicine
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abdominal Distention
  • Abdominal Migraine
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abusive Head Trauma
  • Acne
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Itching
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anxiety
  • Arm Injury
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Muscle Injury
  • Back Pain
  • Behavior Concern
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bicep Pain
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blood In Stool
  • Breast Discharge
  • Breathholding Spells
  • Calf Pain
  • Celiac Diarrhea
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Childhood Onset Fluency Disorder
  • Colic
  • Concussion
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cradle Cap
  • Depressed Mood
  • Depression
  • Destructive Behavior
  • Developmental Delay
  • Diarrhea
  • Disruptive Behavior
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Ear Infections
  • Eating Disorders
  • Eczema Herpeticum
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enuresis
  • Erythema Marginatum
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Feeding Problems
  • Fever
  • Fever Of Unknown Origin
  • Fever With Chills
  • Food Allergy
  • Foot Pain
  • Grave's Disease
  • Headache
  • Hepatitis
  • Hip Pain
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza
  • Irregular Menstruation
  • Irritability
  • Joint Sprain
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Labial Adhesions
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Leg Pain
  • Lethargy
  • Lice
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Malaise And Fatigue
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Mood Disorders
  • Muscle Cramps
  • Muscle Strain
  • Neonatal Acne
  • Nevus
  • Newborn Feeding Problems
  • Night Sweats
  • Nightmares
  • Nose Pain
  • Novel Coronavirus
  • Odynophagia
  • Otalgia
  • Pertussis
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Scabies
  • School Anxiety
  • School Related Problems
  • Seasonal Allergies
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD)
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Disease
  • Skin Tag
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Terrors
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Sprained Muscle
  • Staphylococcus Infections
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stool Changes
  • Strep Throat
  • Substance Addiction
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • Sunburn
  • Syncope
  • Teething
  • Tinea Capitis
  • Tinea Corporis
  • Tinea Cruris
  • Tinea Pedis
  • Toilet Training Issues
  • Underweight
  • Unexpected Weight Loss
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Vomiting
  • Weight Problem
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Procedures I perform

  • Autism Testing
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Camp Physicals
  • Concussion Testing
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Examination Of Eyes
  • HIV Testing
  • Newborn Care
  • Novel Coronavirus Testing
  • Novel Coronavirus Vaccine
  • Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Booster
  • School Physical
  • Sports Physical Exam
  • Travel Medicine
  • Travel Vaccination
  • Visual Field Testing
  • Well Child Exam
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Practice locations

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4200 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
Suite 4
Washington, DC, 20016

202-243-3555

Fax 202-243-3434

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Fax 202-243-3434

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Education

Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Fellowship Program: University of Washington Medical Center (2016)

Residency Program: Jersey Shore University Medical Center (2013)

Medical School: Ben Gurion University (2010)