Meet our friendly, experienced pediatricians and staff at West End Pediatrics! Our entire team is dedicated to helping you and your child feel at home from the moment your walk through the door. We're proud to be members of the Alexandria community and serve the needs of their children.
We pride ourselves in being an exceptional clinic where children come first. Our child-focused practice works hard to meet the needs of children from infancy through adolescence. All of our pediatricians and medical staff are highly trained professionals, and maintain the highest level of accreditation in pediatrics to address the special needs of infants, children, and teens.
We strive to treat each and every patient as we would want our own children to be treated. Our doctors and staff look forward to building a relationship with you and your family.
Lisa Rainey, MD.
Dr. Rainey has been practicing pediatrics since 1995 and is the founder of West End Pediatrics. She completed her undergraduate courses at the University of Virginia In Charlottesville, Virginia with a BA degree in psychology. She received her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed residency training at Children's National Health System in Washington, DC. Dr. Rainey is board certified in Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Rainey is also an American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomate. She is married and has 2 children. In her spare time she enjoys tennis and biking, and spending time with her family
Perdita Taylor-Zapata, MD.
Dr. Taylor-Zapata has been practicing pediatrics since 1997 and joined West End Pediatrics in May 2009. She completed her undergraduate courses with a BS degree in microbiology and received her medical degree from Howard University of Washington, DC. She completed residency training at Children's National Health Systemin Washington, DC. Dr. Taylor-Zapata is board certified in Pediatrics and since residency has worked at the National Institute of Health in pediatric HIV research and pediatric pharmacology research. Her special interests are asthma care and HIV prevention and treatment. She is married and has 1 child. In her spare time she enjoys walking, playing the Wii game, and spending time with her family
Juliet Brown, Nurse Practitioner
Juliet Brown is a Nurse Practitioner with over 5 years of nursing experience specializing in pediatrics. She attained her undergraduate degree from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, North Carolina, and graduated with a BS in Animal Science. In 2014, Juliet pursued her interest in nursing attending the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina where she earned her BS in Nursing. She relocated from South Carolina to the DMV area in 2015 to further her practice. While working at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., she completed her Master of Science in Nursing and is now a board-certified pediatric nurse practitioner. In her spare time, she is an avid traveler. She enjoys lounging on the beach and spending quality time with family and friends.