13135 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway #202, Fairfax, VA 22033                       Telephone: (703) 429 - 2901                           Fax: (703) 429 - 2902

Physicians

Dr. Shubhra Saksena

 

Dr. Vanessa Peyton

                        Dr. Shubhra Saksena

          Originally from North Carolina, Dr. Saksena earned her bachelor’s degree in biology from UNC – Chapel Hill and her Doctorate of Medicine from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1999. (In case anyone is wondering, she is a Tarheel, of course!).
She was Chief Resident during her Family Practice residency training at Harrisburg Hospital, PA graduating in 2002. She was one of the distinguished students to graduate from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics – a school for gifted students from across the state.  She is Board Certified in Family Practice and has been practicing medicine since 2002 and in Fairfax County since 2005. 

She has been listed in Northern Virginia Top Doctors and has received a service award from Angie's list and Checkbook. She continues to enjoy rave reviews from patients on various medical review websites. 

She enjoys living in Fairfax County and the diverse culture it offers with her husband and two young sons. Between her medical practice and the kid's busy activities schedule, she enjoys travel, music, and relishes a good Sci- Fi movie, so feel free to make recommendations.

 

                        Dr. Vanessa B. Peyton

          Having spent most of her childhood and high school years here in Northern Virginia,  Dr. Vanessa Peyton returned in 1999 with her family. She completed her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Rochester;  Medical Degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and completed her Residency training at Natividad Medical Center in Salinas, California in 1997 – where she was Chief Resident. She has been   practicing medicine for 17 years (of which 15 have been here in Fairfax County). She  has also spent considerable time teaching Family Practice residents and medical students. She has received several awards including the Chief Resident Award and James M. Lauderdale, MD Memorial Award in 1997. She has been listed in Northern Virginia Top Doctors, has been approved and has received a service award with Angie’s List, and was awarded Checkbook approval. Dr. Peyton has special interests in women’s health, obesity management, asthma, and  procedures.  

          Outside of her medical practice, she loves to spend every free moment with her 3 children  -- who are heavily involved in sports (2 are black belts), robotics, band, orchestra, theatre,  and academics  (just to name a few).  She has family in this area and has grown to love Fairfax County and all the wonderful things it has to offer.