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Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2018
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Otolaryngology, 2017
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Otolaryngology, 2013
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • MD, 2012
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College
  • BA, 2008
    University of Pennsylvania

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

National Provider ID: 1164780342


Lyuba Gitman, M.D., is a board-certified pediatric ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist at Children's National Hospital. Dr. Gitman has a special interest in treating children with airway lesions, chronic sinusitis, masses of the head and neck and those with genetic disorders that involve the head and neck. She also has an interest in the evaluation of swallowing disorders, including functional endoscopic evaluation of swallow (FEES). She is interested in all aspects of pediatric ENT, including surgery of the tonsils and adenoids, frenulectomy and chronic otitis media (COM).

4.7 / 5 4.7 out of 5 stars (based on 40 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.

  • 4.8 / 5

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

  • 4.6 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.6 / 5

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

  • 4.5 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider