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Elisha Peterson Elisha Peterson, MD, FAAP, is a board certified pediatric anesthesiologist and pain medicine physician at Children’s National Hospital. She is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Children’s National and serves as Director for the Chronic Pain Clinic.

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