Caring for women throughout all stages of life since 1970

Caring for women throughout all stages of life since 1970

Join our February Step Quest!

In honor of American Heart Month, we’re collectively walking from one end of Advantia to the other. Advantia Health providers and patients are encouraged to join for free. All participants are entered to win prizes and swag!

Did you know? Like any muscle, the heart can benefit from regular exercise. By walking, you actually help make the heart stronger.

Let’s get heart healthy together! 

Welcome Our Newest Providers

Taylor Slaght, LCSW-C

Taylor Slaght, LCSW-C

Brianna Schumaker-Nguyen, DO

Dominique Shaw, WHNP

Sara Schneider, CNM headshot

Sara Schneider, CNM

Practice Updates

LABCORP Walk-ins accepted during normal business hours from 8am – 12pm. Any questions, please contact the main office (301) 414-2300.

COVID Reminders: 
If you test positive for COVID-19, stay home for at least 5 days and isolate from others in your homeYou are likely most infectious during these first 5 days.

After you have ended isolation, when you are feeling better (no fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and symptoms improving), wear your mask through day 10.


May 17, 2023: ‘Updated’ Visitor Policy:

In response to the COVID pandemic, we continue to follow appropriate guidelines for the health and safety of our patients, families, and staff members. After careful consideration, our office is now allowing 2 healthy visitors for all appointments, regardless of age.

If you are experiencing possible COVID-19 or flu-like symptoms, call us at (301) 414-2300 before your scheduled appointment to determine the next steps for your care.

Sign up for our Patient Portal to access benefits such as:

Online scheduling for select appointment types

Digital check-in and payment tools

On demand access to your health information

Quick access to lab results and prescription refill requests

Secure messaging with your care team

Get care virtually

We are here to help keep you and your family healthy and safe as we navigate Coronavirus (COVID-19) together. We offer video-based telemedicine, so you can stay home and still receive care!

You must be an existing patient and have a scheduled appointment to access our telemedicine support. Call us at (301) 414-2300 to schedule an appointment today.

Click the button below to learn more about what to expect before your scheduled telemedicine appointment.

Get care virtually

We are here to help keep you and your family healthy and safe as we navigate Coronavirus (COVID-19) together. We offer video-based telemedicine, so you can stay home and still receive care!

You must be an existing patient and have a scheduled appointment to access our telemedicine support. Call us at (301) 414-2300 to schedule an appointment today.

Click the button below to learn more about what to expect before your scheduled telemedicine appointment.

Personalized healthcare has never been easier

Founded in 1970, we established a tradition of great medical care by emphasizing strong personal relationships between patients and physicians. Our practice is dedicated to continuing medical education and training, and we offer many onsite services including high definition ultrasound, minimally invasive surgery, operative hysteroscopy, and comprehensive antepartum testing.

Personalized healthcare has never been easier

Founded in 1970, we established a tradition of great medical care by emphasizing strong personal relationships between patients and physicians. Our practice is dedicated to continuing medical education and training, and we offer many onsite services including high definition ultrasound, minimally invasive surgery, operative hysteroscopy, and comprehensive antepartum testing.

All of your healthcare needs under one roof

Obstetrics
Gynecology
Postpartum Care
In-office Lab
Procedures
Mental Health

All of your healthcare needs under one roof

  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
  • Postpartum Care
  • In-office Lab
  • Procedures
  • Mental Health

Meet our Midwifery Care Associates

Supported by our physicians, we also offer services from certified nurse-midwives for low-risk obstetric patients to consider. Our midwives provide patients with prenatal care and delivery services, while ensuring that an adequate safety net exists should the care of a physician be needed.

Accepted Insurance

 

  • Adventist Healthcare

  • Aetna

  • Amerigroup

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • BlueChoice

  • CareFirst

  • Cigna

  • Cigna Great West

  • Coventry (Aetna)

  • First Health (Aetna)

  • Golden Rule (United Healthcare)

  • InforMed (Conifer)

  • Johns Hopkins EHP

 

  • Maryland Medical Assistance

  • Maryland Physicians Care

  • MD-IPA (United Healthcare)

  • Medicare

  • OneNet

  • Optimum Choice (United Healthcare)

  • Priority Partners

  • Tricare

  • United Healthcare

  • United Healthcare – MA

  • US Family Health Plan

  • Veterans Medical Center

 

The insurance plans we participate with change regularly. Please call our office if you don’t see your insurance carrier listed.

Accepted Insurance

  • Adventist Healthcare

  • Aetna

  • Amerigroup

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • BlueChoice

  • CareFirst

  • Cigna

  • Cigna Great West

  • Coventry (Aetna)

  • First Health (Aetna)

  • Golden Rule (United Healthcare)

  • InforMed (Conifer)

  • Johns Hopkins EHP

  • Maryland Medical Assistance

  • Maryland Physicians Care

  • MD-IPA (United Healthcare)

  • Medicare

  • OneNet

  • Optimum Choice (United Healthcare)

  • Priority Partners

  • Tricare

  • United Healthcare

  • United Healthcare – MA

  • US Family Health Plan

  • Veterans Medical Center

The insurance plans we participate with change regularly. Please call our office if you don’t see your insurance carrier listed.

What our patients are saying

Free eBooks for Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht patients!

Get firsthand tips from Advantia Health’s Dr. Heather Johnson in her two recently published books about pregnancy and menopause. In both books, Dr. Johnson shares invaluable knowledge from her 40 year career as an Ob-Gyn with women of all ages.

Click below for your free digital download, available exclusively for Advantia Health patients with the code: advantia (the retail price of each book is $19.95 on Amazon). Enjoy your reading!

What They Don’t Tell You About Having a Baby

What They Don’t Tell You About Menopause

Contact & Locations

Contact & Locations

Damascus office
26005 Ridge Rd
Suite 200
Damascus, MD 20872
Parking: FREE

This location provides in-office lab services with LabCorp.

Gaithersburg office
555 Quince Orchard Rd
Suite 410
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Parking: FREE

This location provides in-office lab services with LabCorp.

Frederick office
77 Thomas Johnson Dr
Suite H
Frederick, MD 21702
Parking: FREE

This location provides in-office lab services with LabCorp.

Rockville office
11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 400
Rockville, MD 20852
Parking: $1 – $2

This location provides in-office lab services with LabCorp.

Phone & Fax

Office Hours

LABCORP Walk-ins accepted during normal business hours from 8am – 12pm.
Any questions, please contact the main office 301-414-2300.

      Hospital Privilege

      Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
      9901 Medical Center Dr
      Rockville, MD 20850
      Phone: (240) 826-6000

      Frederick Health Hospital
      400 W 7th St
      Frederick, MD 21701
      Phone: (240) 566-3300