Capital Digestive Physician Robert F. Musselman, MD, FACP

Robert F. Musselman, MD, FACP


A fourth-generation Washingtonian, Robert Musselman, MD has resided in the Washington area his entire life. He has been recognized by his peers as a “Top Doctor” in Washingtonian magazine on 5 occasions over the past 20 years and has received recognition in Consumers’ Checkbook magazine for the Washington area. He is a board-certified gastroenterologist and a member of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Gastroenterology and former Vice President of the Department of Medicine at Holy Cross Hospital.

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Dr. Musselman enjoys spending time with his 3 children and has a special interest in visiting our national parks. He also enjoys golf, softball, weight training and Pilates.

Office Locations

Endoscopy Centers

Special Areas of Interest

  • Colon cancer screening and prevention
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Infectious diseases of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Hemorrhoids and hemorrhoid treatment using hemorrhoidal banding


Medical Education

University of Maryland / Baltimore, MD / Doctor of Medicine


John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center / Baltimore, MD


Gastroenterology / University of Maryland / Baltimore, MD

Undergraduate Education

Bachelor of Science / The Catholic University of America / Washington, DC


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  • Gastroenterology

    American Board of Internal Medicine


Endoscopy Center Affiliations

  • Endoscopic Surgical Centre of Maryland-North
  • Endoscopic Surgical Centre of Maryland

Hospital Affiliations

  • Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
  • MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
  • Holy Cross Hospital

Member of

  • Montgomery County Medical Society
  • The Maryland State Medical Society
  • MedChi
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America – Member
  • American Gastroenterological Association – Member
  • American College of Physicians – Member