OUR AWARDS INLCUDE:
ALAN F. ANSHER, M.D.
Alan F. Ansher, M.D. has been practicing medicine in Alexandria for the past 20 years. He graduated Summa cum laude from The University of Maryland and attended medical school at The University of Maryland School of Medicine.
ROBERT J. HALLY, M.D.
Robert J. Hally, M.D. received his MD degree from Temple University in 1989 after finishing his undergraduate degree at the University of Scranton. He completed his residecy at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his gastroenterology/hepatology fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
CRAIG M. ELLISON, M.D.
Craig M. Ellison, M.D. completed his Gastroenterology fellowship at Tufts University Medical School. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His Medical Degree is from the George Washington University School of Medicine in 1997.
SEAN P. HURLEY, M.D.
Sean P. Hurley, M.D. obtained his medical degree from Georgetown University. He completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine in the Air Force at David Grant Medical Center/University of California – Davis. He then completed a fellowship in Gastroenterology at Wilford Hall Medical Center/University of Texas – San Antonio.
DEBORAH A. BRAUER, M.D.
Deborah A. Brauer, M.D. earned her B.A. in Public health from The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. She then spent two years in healthcare consulting at Accenture in Washington, D.C., before pursuing her M.D. at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. After medical school, she returned to the region for residency training in Internal Medicine at The George Washington University Hospital.
JENNIFER WU, M.D.
Jennifer K. Wu, MD is board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. She grew up in the Northern Virginia area and went to University of Virginia for both college and medical school. After graduation and being in Virginia most of her life, she decided that she needed to experience other areas of the country, so she went to Boston University for her internal medicine residency. She then went to University of Pittsburgh for her gastroenterology fellowship.
BETH A. BANKER, C.F.N.P.
Beth A. Banker, a board certified family nurse practitioner, joined Digestive Disease Physicians in 2012. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Connecticut, where she was a member of the Phi Sigma Pi national honors fraternity. She received a strong foundation in acute care nursing at Yale New Haven Hospital, INOVA Fairfax Hospital and Virginia Hospital Center before receiving her master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Marymount University.
STACY USHER, C.F.N.P.
Stacy Usher joined Digestive Disease Physicians in 2013 after retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel from the United States (U.S.) Army. She earned an ROTC scholarship from the University of San Francisco School of Nursing and graduated as a distinguished military graduate in 1993. In 1999, she was selected as a White House nurse during both the Clinton and Bush administrations where she coordinated emergency medical support for the President’s travels, both domestic and overseas.