News and Announcements -COVID-19

We are doing telemedicine visits for our sick patients to keep you safe at home and still treat your illnesses.  If you need a telemedicine appointment, please call us for instructions.  We continue to do well checks for children 2 years and younger.   Read More.

Doctor Glen Burnie, MD

1405 Madison Park Drive
Suite 1
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(410) 582-9434

Office Hours

Monday:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tuesday:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Wednesday:
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Thursday:
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Friday:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday:
Closed

Sunday:
Closed

Welcome to Our Practice

East West Pediatrics welcomes you! 

At East West Pediatrics, we offer comprehensive care for Infants, children and adolescents. Conveniently located in Madison Park a short distance from Baltimore Washington Medical Center, our courteous and knowledgeable staff works hard from first contact to make every visit to our office a positive one.

Our shared goal is to guide your child on a path of optimal health. In order to attain this, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our patients' expectations while maintaining the highest standards of excellence in pediatric medicine. From prenatal visits and preventive care to treatments of acute illnesses and the ongoing treatment of chronic conditions, East West Pediatrics offers exceptional, compassionate medical care for children from infancy through adolescence.

We want our patients' families to be informed about their child's health issues and treatments, because informed parents make better decisions about their child's health and wellbeing. That is why we've included a section on this website covering common topics associated with pediatric care, prevention and treatment. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern related to your child's health.

We also know that convenience is important to your selection of a pediatrician in Glen Burnie. In these web pages, you will find information about East West Pediatrics' office, including our location, maps, directions, hours, insurance policies and appointment scheduling. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you have or to request and appointment. We hope that you find that our office offers the accessibility and personal commitment your family looks for in a pediatrician.

News and Announcements -COVID-19

We know that many people have concerns surrounding the Coronavirus (Covid-19).  We are seeing sick patients via telemedicine and screening those who may need to be seen in person.  If you are experiencing a fever, cough, or shortness of breath, please call the office for instructions.  Please do not come into the office.  Our staff will triage your symptoms over the phone to determine the appropriate course to treat you and keep your loved ones and others around you safe.  

As recommended by the Maryland Department of Health, we are continuing to do well checks for children 2 years and under to make sure that they are staying up to date on their vaccines.  They have asked us to hold off on well checks for older children for now.

Lifebridge Health is posting information and updates on its website: lifebridgehealth.org/covid19..

COVID-19 TESTING-Currently, we are not able to test for COVID-19 in the office. We are hopeful that the recent announcements of more wide spread access to safe testing is reliable, and we are most hopeful that drive through testing is coming soon to our area. 

In these stressful times please be patient with the doctors and staff.  We are in uncharted territory and our entire practice, from the front staff to the medical staff, are under significant stress. Please have some extra patience as we all work through this unique time together. We ask that everyone be understanding of the fact that our providers are accepting extra risk to themselves to continue to care for your children. 

One of the encouraging aspects of this pandemic is the continued evidence that children are doing very well. Their symptoms are minimal with very rare progression to more severe disease. 


Finally, please understand that we are all responsible for each other’s well being. Our collective effort to ‘flatten the curve’ is critical. This cannot be overstated. Now is the time to stay home, wash hands and maintain social distancing. We are at an inflection point and individual choices can have a dramatic effect on other people’s lives. 

 Together, we will get through this!




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Meet Our Staff

  • Naomi Shaikh, M.D.

    Dr. Shaikh was born and raised in Pennsylvania.  She is a board-certified pediatrician who has been practicing in Anne Arundel County since 2002.  She did her undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University and then attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
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  • Christine Habersaat, CPNP

    Ms. Habersaat received both her Bachelor of Science and her Master of Science degrees at The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing.  She brings a warm and enthusiastic presence to our office along with her extensive knowledge of pediatric care.  
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Testimonial

    I can trust the health of my children with East West Pediatrics.

    Stephanie De Leon

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Monday:

8:30 AM-4:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-3:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-3:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed