J. Patrick Tokarz, MD, is board certified in family medicine. After more than 30 years at Northern Virginia Family Practice, Dr. Tokarz retired from practicing medicine in December 2014. He earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, medical degree at the University of Tennessee, Center for Health Care Sciences in Memphis, and completed his family practice residency, followed by a teaching fellowship, at Hershey Medical Center. Dr. Tokarz has received numerous awards during his career, including Best Doctor in America (2005–2010) and Top Doctor Recognition (1995, 1997, 2010, 2011, 2012). He serves as a clinical professor at George Washington Medical School and at Georgetown University Medical School.