• We provide direct, independent healthcare advocacy to individuals and families in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia (nationwide virtually available.)

  • We help you to understand your situation, learn about your options, listen to as well as respect your needs and help you choose the best course of action.

  • Our services empower you to make the health care system work for you.

  • We will find the best medical specialists and institutions for your condition.

"Patients who have a family member or a   patient advocate tend to do better and

 get out of the hospital quicker."

  -Dr. Ronnie Samet, Anesthesiologist

    UMD Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore

" I would highly recommend having Lea by your side through any medical situation."
- S.W, Silver Spring, MD

Lea Milgraum, Professional Patient Advocate

Lea Milgraum, M.D. PA(ASCP)

Board Certified Patient Advocate

"Born in Lithuania, brought up in Germany via Israel and married to an American, I know all about cultural differences. I know how two very reasonable people can look at the same situation and see very different things. this happens in families, as well as between patients and doctors. I'm here to understand your needs and views, communicate them to your doctor, share their views with you, and achieve the best health for you. on your terms."


Lea Milgraum holds an M.D. degree from University of Munich, Germany and Certification as Pathologists' Assistant in the US, which she practiced for the over 10 years. Lea was also a licensed Massage Therapist from 2000 to 2010.

Nobody should have to navigate healthcare alone

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