303 W Memorial Blvd, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Phone: 301-791-7060  Fax: 301-791-8990

Emeka Obidi, M.D., M.P.H.

Board-Certified Pediatrician

Dr. Obidi is a Board-Certified Pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He completed his pediatric residency at SUNY Downstate Hospital, Brooklyn, New York in 2004 and also has a Masters degree in Public Health (MPH) from Columbia University, New York.  His areas of interest include general pediatrics and mental health disorders like ADHD, Depression, and Anxiety disorders."Pediatrics for me is a passion.  It’s rewarding to watch kids grow and develop from year to year; and the relationship I develop with their families is priceless.  Promoting good health for the whole family is important to me."  Dr. Obidi is married with three children of his own. He enjoys working out at the local gym and is active in his local church community.


Partners in Pediatrics was founded in 1998 and has provided quality medical care to the community over the years. Our patients and their families are treated with respect and dignity. Our moto is "There's no such thing as a dumb question". Under the new leadership of Dr. Obidi, we have expanded our practice to include the whole family and we now have a Family Practice provider on hand to treat our adult patients. We cherish the opportunity this provides to partner with families to promote their optimal health and wellness.The Medical Assistants and office staff at Partners in Pediatrics and Family Health are well trained and exceptionally friendly. We understand that for many of our young patients, visiting a doctor's office can be a stressful experience and so our compassionate medical professionals do their best to meet your needs in an individualized way and in comfortable surroundings.

Kharen Dreyfus is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who began her nursing career in hospitals focusing on medical-surgical, critical care, and cardiac nursing. She completed her Masters of Science in Nursing through Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, focusing on Family practice. “As a Family Nurse Practitioner, I have been trained to treat the whole family, from infancy to the elderly.” Her passion is caring for patients and having a positive impact on their lives by focusing on teaching patients about maintaining a balance for optimal health. “I want the people of this community to know that they can get special care right here based on their individual needs and concerns." Kharen loves to make visits to the office a positive, pleasant and educational experience for her patients and their families and overcoming the language barrier with her Spanish speaking patients. In her spare time, she loves to read, craft, paint, and spend time with family and friends.

Kharen Dreyfus, MSN, C.R.N.P

Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Joan Miller, M.S., C.R.N.P

Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Joan  Miller is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner.  She completed her Masters of Science in Nursing through Walden University.  Before becoming a nurse practitioner, Joan worked in Women’s and Children’s Health.  She enjoys building relationships with patients and families in all areas of family medicine with special interests in preventative medicine and women & children’s health.  Joan is married with three children and she enjoys spending her free time with family and friends.