About Bann Al-Shammaa, MD
Dr. Bann Al-Shammaa is a clinic champion in the fight against childhood obesity. She helped to create a community outreach program to teach children and parents how to combat childhood obesity through realistic diet and exercise options.
Dr. Al-Shammaa was the recipient of a teaching award for 2017-18 which recognized Teaching Performance in the Top 10% of all Inova Children's Hospital Faculty. At the University of Virginia School of Medicine, she served as Chief Resident during her 4th year of residency.
Dr. Al-Shammaa is a certified yoga teacher and teaches at a local studio when she is not caring for children in the clinic.