The following is a list of our providers. Please click on a name to learn more about their medical education, professional affiliations, and extracurricular activities.
Michael May, MD
Dr. Michael May received his medical degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine and did his internship and residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has also completed a clinical fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at Johns Hopkins. Dr. May is Assistant Chairman of Pediatrics at Howard County General Hospital. Dr. May joined our practice in 1989.
Wendell McKay, MD
Dr. Wendell McKay received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1988. He then graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore in 1992. After completing his pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. McKay was chosen to spend an extra year as Pediatric Chief Resident. Upon returning to his home state of Maryland, he was appointed Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Maryland Medical Systems, where he worked before joining our practice in 1997. Dr. McKay is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a member of the department of pediatrics at Howard County General Hospital.
Dr. McKay remains remains committed to being active in the community. His past involvements included serving on the Maryland State Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC) (2004-2013) and the Maryland Commission on Autism (2010-2012). He has also been a a professional mentor for the Howard County Gifted and Talented High School Student/Mentor Program. Dr. McKay currently is a member of Howard County’s Interscholastic Athletic Advisory Committee, the Maryland State Dept of Education Traumatic Brain Injury/Sports Related Concussion Task Force, and the Medical Advisory Board of the Columbia Association, where he helped to develop the YouthFit program to help address childhood obesity in Howard County.
Dr. McKay lives with his wife and two children in Ellicott City. He enjoys playing tennis and is an avid fan of the Baltimore Ravens, the Baltimore Orioles, and the University of Maryland sports teams.
Susan Lee, MD
Dr. Susan Lee received her Bachelor of Science degree with high honors from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 1993 with a major in biology and a minor in psychology. She received her medical degree at the University of Maryland Medical School in Baltimore, Maryland and then completed her residency at the University of Maryland Medical Systems in 2002. She joined the practice in 2002 and continues to work as a full-time partner. Dr. Lee is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is a member of the Howard County General Hospital Department of Pediatrics in Columbia, Maryland.
Dr. Lee has participated in mentorship programs from the local high schools as well as residency programs in the area. She also mentors college students who are interested in medicine. She is an active member of her church and serves in leadership roles there. She has volunteered for community events such as giving flu shots through the Asian American Health Center, and plans to go on medical missions in the future.
Dr. Lee lives in Ellicott City with her husband and three children. She enjoys running, scrapbooking and cheering her children on in their athletic and musical endeavors.
Cathy Mailander, MD
Dr. Cathy Mailander is a native of Southern California. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley, majoring in Molecular Biology and Anthropology. She was also a varsity rower for three years and was on the Olympic Development Crew Team in 1989.
Dr. Mailander attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego. While in medical school she was active in DOC, Doctor’s Ought to Care, an outreach program to discourage the use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs in the youth of San Diego. Her graduate thesis was on invasive bacterial infections in patients infected with HIV. Dr. Mailander did her pediatric residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. She worked for one year in the Emergency Department at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., before joining a pediatric practice in Frederick, Maryland. She acted as a preceptor to both medical students and pediatric residents who were getting their pediatric primary care clinical experiences at the practice. Dr. Mailander has participated in the HCPSS Intern-Mentor program as a mentor to high school students interested in an experience in pediatric medicine. She served briefly on the board of Family and Children Services in Howard County.
Dr. Mailander joined our practice in July, 2008. She has enjoyed the transition to working in her own community. She lives in Ellicott City with her husband and two children who attend Howard County public schools and are active in academic, musical, and athletic pursuits
Patty Liszewski, MD
Dr. Patricia Liszewski received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh in 1987. She then served in the Navy Nurse Corps from 1987-1990 in San Diego, CA. She relocated to this area and graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore in 1996, and completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of Maryland Medical System in 1999. She joined our practice in 1999. Dr Liszewski is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is a member of the Department of Pediatrics at Howard County General Hospital. From 2008-2010, she took a 2 year leave of absence during an overseas tour with her family, but continued to practice Pediatrics at the Naval Hospital Naples, Italy and at the school based teen clinic.
Dr. Liszewski is active in the community and has a special interest in childhood obesity. Most notably, Dr. Liszewski serves on the Medical Advisory Board of the Columbia Association where she helped to develop the YouthFit program, is a member of the Fetal Infant Mortality Review Committee for Howard County Health Department, and is a Board Member for Girls on the Run of Central Maryland. She has also contributed to the Ask the Pediatrician section of Maryland Family Magazine.
Dr. Liszewski lives in Olney, MD with her husband, three children, and two dogs. She enjoys swimming, running, and practicing yoga.
Peggy Martin, MD
Dr. Peggy Martin attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where she acquired her medical degree. She then completed her pediatric internship and residency at the University of Maryland Medical System in Baltimore. Dr. Martin has previously practiced pediatrics in the Baltimore area; and she joined our practice in July 2000.
Sylvia Bank, MD
Dr Sylvia Bank is a native Marylander who received bachelor of science degrees in Biology and Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She went onto receive her medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. After which she did her pediatric residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr Bank worked in private practice for four years in Howard County before moving onto work at the pediatric emergency room at Howard County General Hospital for six years. She joined this practice in 2014.
She is board certified in Pediatrics and lives in Ellicott City with her husband, four children, and dog.