Doctors

Dr. Zaneb Beams is a Board Certified Pediatrician. She has four kids of her own, and grew up in Howard County. She has dedicated her life to helping children and their families by helping them start life healthy, protecting them from infectious illness, establishing lifelong healthy habits, and ensuring their optimal social and emotional development. Dr. Beams deeply enjoys caring for children and their families.

Dr. Tessie Aikara grew up outside of Chicago and moved here to be close to her husband’s family and to work in an underserved clinic after her post-graduate training. She has three young children. She is a Board Certified Family Medicine doctor. That means she is trained to care for patients from birth into and throughout adulthood. She also practices women’s healthcare, providing annual gynecology checks, early pregnancy care, and and post-partum care. Her special interests are in women’s care and infectious diseases.

Dr. Atiya Khan is Dr. Beams’ mother, and also a Board Certified Pediatrician. She has been practicing pediatrics for more than 40 years! She has specialty training in pediatric hematology and oncology and worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital for Children, specializing in brain tumor research and treatment, before going into primary care. She covers for Dr. Beams from time to time.