Marc DiFazio, MD Neurologist


Locations

Languages Spoken

  • English

Departments

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Child Neuro
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Outside Interests
Alexion Pharmaceuticals; Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology (American Heart Association); DC Public Schools; Fairfax Neonatal Associates; Georgetown University; Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN - DC Medicaid plan) Quality Council and Credentialing Committees; Holy Cross Hospital; Medtronic, Inc.
Bio

Biography

Marc DiFazio, MD, is the Medical Director of the Montgomery County Outpatient Center at Children's National.He served as Chief of Child Neurology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center until 2005 before transitioning to private practice in Rockville, Md. He is well-known to the community for his service, leadership, and expertise in clinical child neurology, with particular emphasis in the areas of Tourette syndrome, headache/migraine, concussion, and the use of botulinum toxin (Botox) for a variety of conditions including headache, spasticity, and sialorrhea.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Child Neurology, 1999
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1994
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 1992
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • MD, 1991
    Loyola University of Chicago
  • BS, 1987
    Providence College
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