Tessie October, MD, MPH Critical Care Specialist

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Critical Care, 2007
    Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2004
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2002
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 2001
    University of Washington School of Medicine
  • BA, 1997
    City College of New York
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Tessie October

Patient story

Lindsey's Story

"What sustained us through everything was the knowledge that Lindsey was getting the absolute best care available in the entire region, and the network of folks who comprise the Children's National family."

Patient story

Niko's Story

"Accept help from family, friends, and co-workers depending on what you really need from them when they ask, 'Do you need anything?'"

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Jonathan's Story

Patient story

"Because Children's is equipped with so many specialists who focus not only on diseases, illnesses, and injuries, but also because those experts and specialists have extensively worked with children requiring treatment, we were truly blessed that Children's was where our son was taken for his treatment."

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