Our Team.

Our team of professionals are licensed, certified and experienced to provide the very best care plan for you.

65 Years

Combined Experience

30 Mile Radius

Service Area Covered

Dr. Benjamin L. Krepps

Pain Management

  • Anesthesiologist


DR KREPPS graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004 and went on to complete a four-year residency in anesthesiology.  After this, he entered active duty military service in the U.S. Army as a staff anesthesiologist.  He served as Chief of Anesthesiology at Ft. Campbell, KY and Camp Cropper, Iraq. In 2011, Dr. Krepps completed an interventional pain management fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.  He was the Director of Pain Management at Ft. Belvoir Community Hospital.

Dr. Krepps is board certified in Anesthesiology and a Harvard University graduate in Acupuncture. He was the last personal student of the A.T. Still family in Osteopathic Manipulation.  He is committed to preserving the traditional values of Osteopathy and the principles of energy medicine into the modern medical landscape.

Yolanda. Ragland-Lewis, MD

Weight Loss and Bariatrics

  • Bariatrician
  • Pediatrician

DR. LEWIS RAGLAND is board-certified in both pediatrics through the American Academy of Pediatrics and bariatrics through the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She is originally from the District of Columbia and has been practicing in the DMV as a community pediatrician for more than 10 years at Children’s National Health System and also an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at George Washington University. Since 2007, she has focused attention and conducted research in child and adolescent obesity and with recent acquisition of a second board certification, she has expanded her expertise to adults as well.

Darryl A. Hooker

Physician Assistant

  • Licensed, Certified

Darryl Hooker graduated high school in Washington DC and served  in the US army where he won national Golden Gloves.  After exiting the military, he became a licensed electrician for 25 years until graduation as a physician assistant from Howard University.  His focus has been pain medicine with experience in primary care as well as weight management.

Morgan Woods

Physician Assistant

  • Licensed, Certified

Morgan is native Washingtonian and Howard Graduate with special training in surgery from Yale-Norwalk surgical residency.  She has over 12 years experience in emergency medicine and internal medicine.

Interested in becoming part of our team?

Meridian is interested qualified people-loving providers and support staff to join our team.