Dr. Shireen Atabaki MD

Dr. Shireen Atabaki is an emergency medicine doctor in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with Children's National Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Atabaki accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 2 doctors at Children's National Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine. She also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Children's National Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1992 - 1995

Howard University College of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Risk of Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children Younger than 24 Months With Isolated Scalp Hematomas.
Dayan, P. S.,Holmes, J. F.,Schutzman, S.,Schunk, J.,Lichenstein, R.,Foerster, L. A.,Hoyle, J.,Atabaki, S.,Miskin, M.,Wisner, D.,Zuspan, S.,Kuppermann, N.

Cranial Computed Tomography Utilization for Suspected Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Malfunction in a Pediatric Emergency Department.
Cohen, J. S.,Jamal, N.,Dawes, C.,Chamberlain, J. M.,Atabaki, S. M.

Pharmacological sedation for cranial computed tomography in children after minor blunt head trauma.
Hoyle, J. D.,Callahan, J. M.,Badawy, M.,Powell, E.,Jacobs, E.,Gerardi, M.,Melville, K.,Miskin, M.,Atabaki, S. M.,Dayan, P.,Holmes, J. F.,Kuppermann, N.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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