Bethesda Hospital East

For Physicians

This section is reserved exclusively for the physicians and prospective physicians of Bethesda Health, Bethesda Hospital East, Bethesda Hospital West and its affiliates. In this section, you will find:

  • Managed Care Agreements
  • Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules & Regulations
  • Medical Staff Services
  • VM View Remote Access
  • And more


Medical Staff Officers / Medical Executive Committee


General Officers

Effective Date: July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015


Ralph B. Breslaw, M.D.
Chief of Staff

David M. Lashway,

Vice Chief of Staff /


Department Officers/Chairmen

Effective Date: July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014

Jorge L. Macia, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Family Medicine

Edward Horvath, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Medicine


Selva S. Ganesh, M.D.
Chairman, Department of OB/GYN

Pedro Jakos, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Pediatrics

Todd I. Parnes, D.O.
Chairman, Department of Surgery

Lawrence M. Weinstein, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Cardiovascular/Thoracic Services

David Weinstein, M.D.
Chairman, Performance Improvement Committee

Nevine M. Carp, M.D.
Chairman, Credentials Committee

Craig B. Kushnir, D.O.
Chairman, Emergency Department Committee