Andrea Badillo, MD Surgeon

Bio

Biography

Andrea Badillo, MD, specializes in pediatric surgery with a special interest in fetal diagnosis and prenatal counseling. She attended Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC, as an undergraduate and moved north to Washington, DC, to complete medical school and her residency at George Washington University. She then spent three years researching at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) during her general surgery residency, before completing her pediatric surgery fellowship there.

She has received a number of awards for her research and has been a member of the Alpha Omega National Honor Society since 2000. She also spends time teaching and mentoring medical students.

Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Andrea Badillo

Patient story

Austin's Story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

Patient story

Stephen's Story

"Through the years, we have been in and out of various departments of Children's National and every single experience has been nothing less than outstanding in expertise, treatment protocol, and compassion."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

The regulatory role of stromal microenvironments in fetal hematopoietic ontogeny

(2006) Stem Cell Reviews

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Marcella's Story

"What I wish to convey to parents who find a "mystery" bump is that the doctors at Children's National not only are the best in their medical fields, but they also care for their patients."

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