Dr. Henjum has been in private practice in the Olney/Silver Spring, Maryland, area since
completing his medical training in 1989. Dr. Henjum has enjoyed doing a week of service with his daughters, each of the past six summers, at Camp Joy in West Virginia. The purpose of the mission is to help rebuild homes for needy families in this area of Appalachia. He and his wife Susan, a Research Scientist working for Medimmune, Inc., have three daughters and live in Silver Spring.
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
A.B. Biology, 1980
Professional Training and Board Certification
Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine
Washington Hospital Center Washington, D.C.
June 1985 - June 1988
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
June 1988 - June 1989
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Chairman, Department of Medicine, Montgomery General Hospital, Olney, MD
January 2010 - January 2012
Vice - Chairman, Department of Medicine, Montgomery General Hospital, Olney, MD
January 2008 - January 2010
Medical Director, JSSA Hospice
August 2006 - Present
Interim Medical Director, Montgomery Hospice, Inc.
May 2006 - July 2006
Team Physician Leader, Montgomery Hospice, Inc.
February 2004 - July 2006
Honors and Awards
Washingtonian Magazine “Top Doctors”
Best Doctors in America
Washington Consumers Checkbook, Top Rated Primary Care Physicians
Pillar of Excellence Award - 4th quarter 2010 - Montgomery General Hospital
Montgomery General Hospital
Active Staff, 1989 - Present
American College of Physicians/American Society of Internal Medicine
Montgomery County Medical Society
Med-Chi, the Medical Society of Maryland
Committees – Montgomery General Hospital, Olney, MD
Medical Ethics Committee
Member, 1992- Present
Chairperson, 2000 - Present
Diabetes Advisory Committee
Member, 2003 - Present
Patient Care Committee, Department of Medicine
Member, 2001- Present
Chairperson, 2007 - 2009
Medical Executive Staff Committee
Department of Medicine Member-at-large, 2000 - 2002
Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
Member, 1994 -1997
Chairperson, 1995 - 1997
Peggy Dayhoff, R.N.
Peggy has been a nurse for 20 years, mostly in Internal Medicine (most recently in our office and 2003 - 2008 with Dawn Broderick, M.D.) and has worked in two nursing homes in Silver Spring, MD. Peggy lives in Leisure World with her husband Jim, and she has two daughters, three grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Her hobbies are tennis, golf, dancing and mah jongg.