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Dr. Cynthia Plate, MD

Breast Surgeon

Professional statement

Looking after the locals in and around Rockville, MD, Dr. Cynthia Plate is a competent breast surgeon. Currently practicing at Physicians for Women, she spends time with her patients to explain to them their condition. She is also affiliated with Shady Grove Adventist Hospital and Washington Adventist Hospital. A qualified professional, Dr. Plate is certified by the American Board of Surgery. She attended Howard University, where she received her medical degree. She then went on to complete a residency at Howard University Hospital. Passionate about medicine, she constantly keeps herself up-to-date on the most progressive techniques available. Dr. Plate is fluent in English and Spanish, which makes her widely accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds. She realizes surgical care is often warranted but should be thoroughly discussed with the patient. Hence, she informs them about suitable options available before moving on to surgery. She also believes in fostering a healthy physician-patient relationship that facilitates assurance and respect.

In-network insurances

  • AdvantageMD
  • Adventist Health
  • Aetna


  • Breast Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
  • Washington Adventist Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Howard University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Howard University Hospital (Residency)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Office locations

Physicians for Women

9715 Medical Center Dr, Suite 202

Rockville, MD 20850

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Visit was very informative. Doctor was very informed regarding my condition. Excellent bedside manner.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr Plate is the ultimate professional & compassion. Her staff is also very professional, kind & helpful. I highly recommend her to anyone who needs a caring, excellent doctor.
Less than 6 months ago
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