Dr. Richard Schwartz (1938 - 2017)
Dr. Schwartz practiced medicine for 43 years and was the founding physician of Advanced Pediatrics. He received his B.S. in zoology and then studied and trained in pediatric medicine at Georgetown University and Children's National Medical Center in Washington DC. In his lifetime, he travelled to 78 countries, had more than 400 medical articles published in his name, saw hundreds of thousands of patients, trained too many physicians and providers to count and was named to the Washingtonian's List of Top Doctors 10 different years; including as recently as 2016.
We are sad to report that Dr. Schwartz passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 after a year long battle with cancer. He died at home with his loving family by his side. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to a medical charity of your choice. Please send condolences to the office or to the family via email at email@example.com. Funeral service details will be shared once finalized.