Meet The Providers

Dr. Maiya Clark

Dr. Maiya Clark MD, FAAP graduated Magna Cum Laude from Spelman College where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. She completed her medical education at Georgetown University School of Medicine in her hometown of Washington, DC. She completed her pediatric residency at The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. After residency, Dr. Clark returned to the DC metropolitan area and practiced for several years at a large practice based in Annapolis, MD.

After leaving that practice, Dr. Clark opened her own practice in Silver Spring, MD 2008. Dr. Clark wholeheartedly believes in practicing the art of medicine with integrity and compassion. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is Board Certified in Pediatrics. Dr. Clark has a special interest in behavioral pediatrics and childhood obesity. In her spare time she enjoys, traveling, reading and spending quality time with her daughter.

Felicia James

Felicia James, MSN, CPNP-PC, IBCLC is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) who earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Marymount University. From there she gained several years of nursing experience working at Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC) on a pediatric medical-surgical care unit and in CNMC’s Level I emergency and trauma department. She earned her master’s degree in Nursing as a Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner at the John Hopkins University School of Nursing.

Felicia is certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB). She is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.

Felicia is very passionate about lactation and infant/maternal health advocacy. Her other interests include integrative medicine, childhood obesity, asthma education, and community health. In Felicia’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, traveling, arts & crafts, and volunteering in the community.

Dr. Christopher Robert

Dr. Christopher Robert is a licensed psychologist who specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies and has experience in Integrated Primary Care. His training has prepared him to address a wide range of mental health concerns, including Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Depressive Disorders, Adjustment, Trauma and Stress-Related Disorders, and Tic Disorders. He is equally prepared to address some of the most common presenting concerns among pediatric populations, including anxious mood, depressed or irritable mood, difficulty following instructions, school-based problems, difficulties controlling anger or temper tantrums, sleep and bedtime problems, interpersonal conflict, picky or unhealthy eating, bed-wetting and toileting, and dysfunctional habits (hair pulling, fingernail biting, skin picking, and thumb sucking). He completed his predoctoral internship with the Florida Consortium for Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health and his postdoctoral fellowship with Boys Town Washington, DC Behavioral Health Clinic.