Nicholas Ah Mew, MD Genetic Specialist

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  • Main Hospital Washington, District of Columbia 20010 1-888-884-2327

Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Brd of Med Genetics/Clin Biochemical Gen
  • American Board of Med. Genetics/Clinical Genetics

National Provider ID: 1255623815

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

Outside Interests

  •  Medscape
  •  Hyperion Therapeutics 

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Medical Genetics, 2011
  • Fellowship Program, Biochemical Genetics, 2010
  • Residency Program, Medical Genetics, 2007
    McGill University
  • MD, 2002
    McGill University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Nicholas Ah Mew

Patient story

Ashley's Story

"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."

Patient story

Caroline's Story

"You are probably still trying to remember how to say your child's disorder. Don't worry. It took me three days!"

Myles's Story

"We will always be grateful for Children's National and for all the miracle workers they provide."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Ncarbamylglutamate augments ureagenesis and reduces ammonia and glutamine levels in patients with propionic acidemia

(0001) Pediatrics

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Hanan's Story

Patient story

"All in all, Hanan has been a joy and I think coping with challenges may make her even stronger. I know I am wiser, having met extraordinary people on this journey. I think you will too."

Read More of Hanan's Story