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Education & Training

  • MSN, PNP, 1991
    University of Pennsylvania
  • BSN, 1988
    University of Pennsylvania

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

National Provider ID: 1861563983


Laura McWade Paez, CPNP, is a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Children's National Hospital Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and is the coordinator of the Feeding Disorders Program. In this role, Laura evaluates and treats infants and young children with feeding disorders including, but not limited to, children with poor appetites, poor weight gain, food selectivity and dependence on tube feedings. She also serves as the coordinator of the multidisciplinary Feeding Disorders Team which includes specialists from psychiatry and nutrition and consultants in speech therapy and occupational therapy.

Research & Publications

4.9 / 5 4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 30 Patient/Family Ratings)

About Our Patient Satisfaction Scores

The main Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

The ratings below are the average of specific questions about interactions with the care provider.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

  • 4.9 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.9 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider