Resources For Physicians

Providence Health System understands how important your patients are and we share your commitment to providing safe, effective and convenient care. We strive to collaborate with you, offering a wide variety of services for your patients. Please use the resources and contacts below. 


Providence Hospital provides a full spectrum of comprehensive diagnostic imaging studies using advanced technologies under the guidance of a Board-certified team of Radiologists. Medical imaging studies offered at Providence include:

  • X-rays
  • Ultrasound
  • 3D Digital Mammography
  • CT  scan
  • Nuclear Medicine studies
  • PET
  • MRI (Link to MRI Landing Page)

Providence is proud to offer the only open MRI in the District to provide your patients with an anxiety free experience close to home. The MRI Center offers patients and referring physicians the latest scanning technology, including the latest Open MRI technology, featuring a completely open (bore-less) architecture, with high-field strength for high quality images. For more information on the Providence MRI Center, click here.

To schedule an imaging test for your patients, please call (202) 854-7226.

Rehabilitation & Therapy

Our rehabilitation teams offer compassionate and comprehensive care that is tailored to your patients’ needs.  From helping patients recover from surgery to assisting with a pre-existing condition the experienced team at Providence can help. We provide services in the following areas

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Limb function improvement
  • Speech Pathology

To learn more about the services provided in each of these areas click here or contact one of our rehabilitation specialists at (202) 854-7657.

Pulmonary Care

Our experienced respiratory care staff includes Board Certified Pulmonologists and Intensivists, licensed Respiratory Care Practitioners, and Respiratory Therapists who are credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care.  We specialize in promoting optimum cardiopulmonary function and health and provide diagnostic testing for the assessment, diagnosis, and management of pulmonary abnormalities such as Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Restrictive Lung Disease and COPD. Our Services include:

  • Arterial Blood Gas Analysis (ABG’s)
  • Methacholine Challenge / Bronchial Provocation Studies
  • Plethysmography
  • Pre and Post Bronchodilators
  • Spirometry Testing
  • Stress Testing

For more information about respiratory care at Providence or to schedule an outpatient service, call us at: (202) 854-7119.

Sleep Studies

Our Sleep Disorders Center provides diagnostic services and treatment for patients of all ages suffering from sleep disorders. The professional staff uses a multidisciplinary approach to diagnose and treat patients who suffer from a variety of sleep disorders, including:

  • Sleep Disorder Breathing
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Periodic Limb movement Disorder
  • Parasomnias - (night terrors, sleep walking, etc.)

Our state-of-the-art diagnostic services include:

  • Nocturnal Polysomnography
  • CPAP/Bilevel Titration
  • NPSG with Extended Montage
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test
  • Digital Video Recording

To schedule a consultation for one of your patients with our board certified sleep specialists, call the Sleep Disorders Center at (202) 854-3232.

Pharmacy services

As part of our commitment to convenient patient care we offer an on site pharmacy.  The Wellington Apothecary is conveniently located on the ground floor in the main lobby. Hours of operation: Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:30 pm.  Phone: (202) 854-2200  Fax: (202) 854-7462.

Surgical Services

The surgical teams at Providence Health System are leaders in a variety of procedures.  Our teams combine expertise, the latest techniques and technology and a patient centered approach to ensure the best outcomes possible.  As a referring physician you are a part of this team and our Surgeons understand that communication with the referring physician and their patient is paramount.   For more information regarding each surgical service click on the links below.

  • General surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Plastic surgery
  • Bariatrics 
  • Ear, Nose, and throat
  • GYN
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Cardiovascular
  • Gastroenterology

    Main hospital Phone: (202) 854 7000

    Providence Hospital, 1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180