Top Doctors 2023 - General Medicine and Other Specialties

Congratulations to Our 2023 'Top Doctors'!

Johns Hopkins Medicine congratulates more than 100 of our physicians across multiple specialties who have been recognized by Baltimore magazine as 2023 'Top Docs'.


Antoine Azar, M.D.

Expertise: Allergic Rhinitis, Allergy and Immunology, Asthma, Chronic Sinusitis, Drug Allergy


Kimberly Anne Gudzune, M.D., M.P.H.

Expertise: Bariatrics, Disease Prevention, Dyslipidemia, High Blood Pressure (Hypertension), Nutrition

Diabetes Care

Emergency Medicine


Jordan Emily Perlman, M.D.

Expertise: Adrenal Diseases, Hypoglycemia, Pituitary Disorders, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Hospitalist Medicine

Intensivists / Critical Care

Internal Medicine


C. John Sperati, M.D., M.H.S.

Expertise: Atherosclerotic Renovascular Disease, Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (aHUS), Electrolyte Disorders, Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD), Glomerulonephritis

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Mohammed Emam, M.D.

Expertise: Ankle Injuries, Elbow Injuries, Hip Injuries, Joint Pain, Knee Injuries


  • Margaret Smith Chisolm, M.D.

    Expertise: Adult Psychiatry, Medical Education and Program Administration, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

  • Durga Roy, M.D., M.S.

    Expertise: Adult Psychiatry, Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

  • Karen Lee Swartz, M.D.

    Expertise: Adult Psychiatry, Bipolar Disorder, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Depression, Mood Disorders


  • Shivani Ahlawat, M.D.

    Expertise: Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Musculoskeletal Radiology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Peripheral Nerve Imaging, Tumor Imaging

  • Laura Marie Fayad, M.D., M.S.

    Expertise: Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Musculoskeletal Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology, Peripheral Nerve Imaging, Sports Injuries

Reproductive Endocrinology

Chantel Ianthe Cross, M.D.

Expertise: Endometriosis, Fertility before and after Cancer Treatment, Fertility Preservation, Fibroids, In Vitro Fertilization


Homa Timlin, M.D., M.Sc.

Expertise: Joint Injections, Rheumatology, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease

Sleep Medicine

Weight Management

Featured Videos

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Helping Teens Suffering with Depression | Karen Swartz, M.D.

What is Insomnia - Diagnosis and Treatments | Rachel Salas, M.D.

Mohammed Emam, M.D. | Sports Medicine Physiatrist