Comprehensive Women’s Health is home to an experienced and dedicated staff that sincerely enjoys serving the needs of each patient. Our doctors are board certified and experienced in treating a variety of illnesses including diabetes, hypertension, and obesity.

  • Angela Marshall, MD, FACP

    Dr. Angela Marshall is a Board Certified Internist who has practiced in the Washington Metropolitan area since 2002. She received her undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. After completing her Bachelor’s degree, she worked as an Electrical Engineer for the Central Intelligence Agency.

    Dr. Marshall decided to combine her love for science and passion for helping people by pursuing a medical degree. She received a Doctorate of Medicine from Indiana University. She completed her medical internship at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana and her Internal Medicine Residency at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.

    Dr. Marshall understands the unique demands that women experience and has a strong commitment to caring for her patients so they can better care for their families.

  • Christina Neal, MHS, PA-C

    Christina Neal is a certified Physician Assistant and has practiced in Maryland since 2005. Christy received a Bachelor's degree in Biology from St. Mary's College of Maryland in 2002. She received a Master's degree in Health Science and her Physician Assistant Certification from George Washington University in 2005. She is a member of both the American and Maryland Academies of Physician Assistants. Christy is passionate about women's health and has a keen interest in adolescent medicine.

  • Lauren Maragh, MD

    Lauren Maragh, M.D. is a board certified physician in Internal Medicine. Her passion for helping others started at a young age which led her to pursue an undergraduate degree in Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. She worked several years a researcher and technician at the Georgetown University Comprehensive Cancer Center prior to entering medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. Upon completion of her degree she trained at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center with specific focus in primary care. Prior to joining the Comprehensive Women’s Health family she provided healthcare within the Veterans Administration with a focus on women’s health care. She is excited to bring her passion for women’s health to CWH.

  • Marcia Y.L. Parris, MD

    Marcia Parris, MD is a Board Certified Family Physician. She practiced in New York for 15 years and has returned to her native Washington Metropolitan area. Dr. Parris graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Biology from Spelman College.  She went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine from The George Washington University School of Medicine. During that time, she decided she wanted to work in an underserved community and was selected to become a member of the National Health Service Corps.  She completed her residency in Family Medicine at the Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in Queens, NY where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Parris embraces her patients like family and believes in working with her patients to improve their mental and physical health.

  • Layne Held, MPAS, PA-C

    Layne Held is a certified physician assistant born and raised in Houston, Texas. She attended Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, where she studied entrepreneurship and Spanish, before attending physician assistant school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. She values forming lasting relationships with her patients and being involved not only in their physical wellness, but their mental well-being also. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two cats, doing yoga, and studying foreign languages.

  • Sloan Ford, MSN, FNP-C

    Sloan Ford is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and native to the D.C. metropolitan area. She obtained an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences at Drexel University with a minor in Dance. Realizing that nursing was her calling, she went back to school to Marymount University and obtained a Bachelors in Nursing. For over five years, She worked around the D.C. area as a nurse in Internal Medicine, Cardiac Telemetry, and Labor & Delivery. She completed her Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Walden University and graduated with honors as a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She has a passion for Women’s Health and is excited to bring her passion for medicine and patient education to CWH. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new restaurants, seeing the latest movies and taking dance classes.

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