Board Certification

  • Board Eligible – Family Medicine

Area of Expertise

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Management of Chronic Diseases


Dr. Bethel has been involved in the practice of primary care medicine for the past thirty-two years. A native of Miami, Florida, she received her medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine, then completed internship and residency in Family Medicine from St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida. She has practiced in the Greater Washington area since 1987, gaining experience in multiple primary care settings. Dr. Bethel has an interest in Geriatric Medicine. Striving to improve the management quality of long-term care facilities, she has received Medical Director Certification from the American Medical Directors Association.