Dr. Baynesagn

About Dr. Woldegabriel Baynesagn

Office Location(s): Fairfax


Woldegabriel Baynesagn, M.D., F.A.A.P., is a board-certified pediatrician on the team at Virginia Pediatric Group. Dr. Baynesagn sees patients from the practice’s locations in Herndon, Fairfax, and Great Falls, Virginia. 

Dr. Baynesagn, better known to his patients as Dr. Gabriel was born and raised in Tigray, Ethiopia. He earned his medical degree and completed his pediatric residency at the Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia in 1994. 

For over a decade, he gained international experience as a pediatrician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Armed Forces Hospital in Addis Ababa. He ultimately completed another pediatric residency at the New York Methodist Hospital in New York City in 2011. He is board certified by The American Board of Pediatrics. 

Prior to joining Virginia Pediatric Group in 2017, he worked as a pediatrician and hospitalist in Wisconsin and Illinois for several years. He is fluent in English, Amharic, and Tigrigna. His special areas of interest include preventive medicine, immunizations, and nutrition. He is accepting new patients.

He resides in Alexandria with his wife, daughter, and two sons. In his free time, he enjoys gardening, walking, reading, and music.


Patient Reviews

“He was gentle and kind with myself and my daughter. Felt relieved when talking to him.”
- Leigh P.


“Dr Gabriel B always takes his time to listen to our concerns. He offers kind recommendations without judgment. We leave the office feeling well taken care of.”
- Cristie M.


“Dr. Gabriel always helps us understand and explains everything thoroughly. We love seeing him and he is such a caring doctor to the kids.”
- Kat P.


“Dr. Gabriel was attentive and thorough during my daughter's visit and promptly called to follow up on a question I had after the visit.”
- Yvette M.