Capital Women's Care is made up of a team of professionals dedicated to providing the best quality healthcare in a responsive and caring environment. Our doctors all have years of experience in the profession. They work in concert with nurses and office staff who try to understand your health issues quickly and apply the right treatment to get you back to your optimal health.
Eric M. Ashkin, M.D.
Dr. Eric Ashkin is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He is currently a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and has been board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2004. He is a member of The American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and speaks and moderates at nationally recognized conferences on advanced gynecologic surgery, each year. He has earned several awards in the education of both medical students and residents in Ob/Gyn throughout his career. Dr. Ashkin received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine where he remained for residency, eventually serving as Chief Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Since entering into private practice in Maryland, Dr. Ashkin has developed an expertise in advanced laparoscopy and robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery utilizing the da Vinci surgical system at Holy Cross Hospital. He currently serves as the Vice President of Medical staff at Holy Cross Hospital. He is married to his wife Amy, and they have a son and a daughter.
Dr. Aliya P. Poshni
Dr. Poshni is a Fellow with the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology and has been board certified since 2003. She is an experienced Robotic Surgeon specializing in advanced gynecologic surgery utilizing the daVinci surgical system. Dr. Poshni attended the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine where she received her Doctorate in Medicine in 1997. During medical school, she was involved in several research projects and received recognition for her work. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology also from the University of Maryland. She was recognized for her excellence in resident training serving as Chief Resident from 2000-2001. She is currently an active member on staff at Holy Cross Hospital, Holy Cross Germantown Hospital, and Shady Grove Hospital. She is married with three daughters.
Dr. Leslie Masiky is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. She is a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and has been board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2009. Currently, Dr. Masiky is an accomplished minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon and also enjoys practicing general and high-risk obstetrics. She currently serves on the Gyn Peer Review Committee at Holy Cross Hospital and is the Secretary of the Medical Executive Council at the Holy Cross Germantown Hospital. While at the Medical College of Virginia, she was awarded the Taliaferro Award as well as the Medicine Commonwealth Award. She went on to residency training at the George Washington University where she received the Attending Physician Association Award for her outstanding skills in clinical diagnosis and management. Dr. Masiky is married with two sons.
Dr. Adam Footer
Dr. Adam Footer is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Foster received his medical degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine. He remained at the George Washington University for residency, where he received the Allan B. Weingold Award for Excellence in Medical Education. He continues to contribute to medical education as a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine, where he recently received an Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Footer is a native of Montgomery County, Maryland.