A single specialty practice caring for pulmonary patients with compassion and understanding.
Dr Maria L Jison MDMaria L. Jison, MD, FCCP

Board certified in Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care and Internal Medicine, Dr. Jison is a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of lung illnesses, with a special interest in caring for patients with Asthma, COPD and chronic cough.

Dr. Jison graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. She completed Internal Medicine Residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill. She completed fellowships in Pulmonary Disease at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and in Critical Care Medicine at the National Institutes of Health Warren G. Magnuson Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

Professional Associations
American College of Chest Physicians

Society of Critical Care Medicine

American College of Physicians
Maryland Medical Society, MedChi

Montgomery County Medical Society
Honors

Dr. Jison is a Fellow in the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP).

She was awarded the 2006 Humanitarian Award from the CHEST Foundation of the ACCP for her community service project "Hispanic Asthma Awareness and Treatment Program" at the Spanish Catholic Center Health Clinic in Langley Park, Maryland where she volunteers as a pulmonologist.
Professional Experience
HOSPITAL INTENSIVIST
Southern Maryland Hospital Center
Howard County General Hospital


2002-2003
2002-2004
PULMONOLOGIST/INTENSIVIST
Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Associates, PA


2004-2005
VOLUNTEER PULMONOLOGIST
Spanish Catholic Center Health Clinic, Langley Park


2005-Present
eICU INTENSIVIST
INOVA Health System


2005-Present
HOSPITAL INTENSIVIST
Holy Cross Hospital


2005-Present
OWNER/DIRECTOR/PULMONOLOGIST
Mid-Atlantic Pulmonary Clinic, Kensington, MD


2006-Present
CEO, MDPROS, LLC
A consulting company designing online paperless medical offices for physicians


2007-Present
President, Maximus Medical Billing, LLC
Providing electronic medical claims submission and processing


2007-Present
Publications

Effects of exercise on neuroendocrine secretions and glucose regulation at different times of day. American Journal Of Physiology-Endocrinology And Metabolism. 1998 JUN; 274(6):E1040-E1049

Hemolytic Anemia-associated Pulmonary Hypertension of Sickle Cell Disease and the Nitric Oxide/Arginine Pathway. Am J Respir Crit Care Med.. 2003 Jul 1; 168(1):3-4.

Novel Gene Expression Profiles Characterize the Chronic Inflammation and Oxidant Injury in Sickle Cell Disease. Blood. 2004 Jul 1; 104(1):270-80. Epub 2004 Mar 18.

Pulmonary Hypertension is a Risk Factor for Death in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. N Engl J Med. 2004 Feb 26; 350(9):886-953.

Personal

Dr. Jison enjoys mountain biking, rock climbing and Thai kick-boxing.