About Our Physicians

Dr. Cheryl Frances Edmonds.

Dr. Cheryl F. Edmonds is the founder and CEO of The Pediatric Village. The mother of four children, she set out to establish a practice emphasizing two essential elements:
  1. A physical atmosphere of comfort and relaxation for the entire family
  2. An environment encouraging breastfeeding with accessible lactation support and equipment
Dr. Edmonds spent her early developmental years in 5 different states as her father pursued his academic career at various universities. She completed high school in Hamden Connecticut and college at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. She received medical training at Yale University College of Medicine graduating with a combination degree of MD/MPH. More...

Dr. Bertha Koomson.

Dr. Koomson is originally from Ghana, West Africa. She attended the University of Ghana Medical School and received her training in Pediatrics at the Hospital for Sick Kids in Toronto, Canada. It was here that she did a fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. She joined the staff of the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles as Emergency Room Attending and Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Southern California. During this period, Dr. Koomson developed her interest in general pediatrics and the acutely ill child. She later joined a private practice in Los Angeles as primary care pediatrician. More...

The Pediatric Village
4910 Massachusetts Ave
Washington, DC 20016
tel: 202.244.1553
fax: 202.244.2192

Office Hours
Monday & Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 7:00pm
8:30am - 6:00pm
8:30am - 7:00pm

Infant Massage
Lactation Services
Insurance Details
Group for New Mothers