The Mary Washington Hospital Sleep and Wake Disorders Center has been accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine since 2009, a distinction that signifies the highest standards in quality of care. This wouldn’t be possible without our physicians, who are board-certified experts in sleep medicine.
Maha Alattar, MD earned her medical degree at the College of Medicine of the University of Tennessee – Memphis. She holds a bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry from David Lipscomb University in Nashville.
She completed her internship and residency at Georgetown University Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington, DC, as well as a fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic’s Neurophysiology and Sleep Disorders Department of Neurology.
Dr. Alattar holds certifications from the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry and the American Board of Sleep Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the American Academy of Neurology, and the Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine, as a Board of Education member.
(Note: Dr. Maha Alattar is not related to Dr. Mohammed Alattar, who specializes in pulmonary medicine.)
Dr. Alattar talks about sleep disorders.
Philip B. Fuller, MD, earned his medical degree at Jefferson Medical College in Pennsylvania and holds a bachelor’s degree in pre-med from the United States Military Academy.
He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Wilford Hall Medical Center in Texas, as well as a fellowship in pulmonary diseases at Scott USAF Medical Center in Illinois.
Dr. Fuller is certified in sleep medicine, internal medicine, critical care, and pulmonary disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Medical Society of Virginia, and the Fredericksburg Area Medical Society.
Wendy Drys, FNP-C, is a Family Nurse Practitioner for Sleep Medicine Services. She earned a master’s degree from Graceland University, her BSN from Liberty University, and is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. She is board-certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and has certifications as a childbirth educator, as well as in CPR, advanced cardiac life support, and pediatric advanced life support.