Alyssa Abo, MD Emergency Medicine Specialist


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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine

National Provider ID: 1245285659

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

  •  American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) 



Alyssa Abo, MD, joined the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine in June 2013. After medical school in Israel, Alyssa completed her pediatric residency at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, followed by fellowships in pediatric emergency medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, and emergency ultrasound at the University of California, Davis. Dr. Abo is a leader in the field of pediatric emergency ultrasound and enjoys teaching both nationally and internationally. Her research interests include bedside ultrasound and its applications in the pediatric emergency department.

Outside of the hospital, she enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends, as well as traveling and training for triathlons.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Emergency Ultrasound, 2010
    University of California-Davis Medical Center
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2009
    Children's Hospital of Boston
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2006
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2004
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • MD, 2003
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
  • BS, 1999
    University of Pennsylvania


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