John G. Lavin, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

I see myself as a health coach and readily available resource for my patients. My staff and I are your respectful partners working with you to understand the genetic, physical, emotional and social issues that impact your health and wellness.

Physician Profile


College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA
Bachelor of Arts 1972
Medical School
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Doctorate of Medicine 1979
Mercy Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Straight Internal Medicine 1976-1977
Mercy Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Internal Medicine 1976-1979

Professional Society Memberships

Member, American College of Physicians
Member, American Medical Association

Honors and Awards

Chief Resident in Medicine, Mercy Hospital, Inc. 1978-1979
Young Internist of the year, Maryland Society of Internal Medicine 1987
Founding Board Member and Secretary, Mid-Atlantic Institute for Health Care Delivery 1977-1998

Hospital Affiliations

St. Joseph Medical Center
Greater Baltimore


American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Tom

    I have been with Dr Lavin for many years and am very grateful that he is my doctor. He is very thorough during my examinations and...

  • Member: Martha

    Dr. Lavin is the best Doctor I have ever had in my 95 years on this earth. As a former RN, I know what I am talking about. Witho...

  • Member: Wayne

    Thanks for being there doc

  • Member: rob

    he is the greatest. he picked up the phone on saturday to help me with an ER issues that saves my sons life. and he was in Cabo wi...