Burn Center team collaborating on a medical case


At the Burn Center at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, our team is committed to the treatment and rehabilitation of burn victims. The Burn Center features a multidisciplinary team approach to burn care that provides comprehensive care for burn victims including:

  • Surgical Burn Treatment
  • Burn Rehabilitation
  • Reconstructive Surgery

The Burn Center Team

Burn Surgeons

Jeffrey W. Shupp, MD, Burn Director
Laura Johnson, MD, Burn Attending
Taryn E. Travis, MD, Burn Attending
Marion H. Jordan, MD, FACS, Senior Burn Attending 

Outpatient Burn Care

Director of Nursing

Kathy Lee, RN
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 202-877-2165

Director of Burn Rehabilitation Therapy

Ronald Lassiter, PTDPT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 202-877-5130

Burn Center Outreach

Katie Hollowed, RN, MSN
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 202-877-6662

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street, NW
Washington, DC 20010

Main Phone Number: 202-877-7347

Patient Consults & Provider Referrals: 844-333-3627

Inpatient units:

Burn office, surgeons, rehab staff: 202-877-7347

Outreach coordinator: 202-877-6662

Nurse practitioner: 202-877-5131

Burn Specialists