About US

Gail Anderson, MD, FACS

Dr. Gail Anderson is board certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

She is a local from Anne Arundel County, and after her training she decided to return to her home to provide high quality care to the eastern-shore area. 

She founded Chesapeake Otolaryngology Associates LLC in 2001, and was a founding member of the Centers for Advanced ENT Care in 2017 to ensure all patients in the Maryland and DC area had access to expert ENT care. 

She received her Bachelor’s Degree from The Johns Hopkins University. She then received her Master’s Degree in Pathology from the University of Maryland in Baltimore. She worked as a physician’s assistant for several years at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan before attending medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. After receiving her MD from Wayne State, Dr. Anderson completed a five year residency in Otolaryngology at the prestigious University of Pennsylvania ENT training program. 

She presently serves as the Chief of Surgery of the Dimensions Surgery Center. 

Dr. Anderson was one of the first doctors in the country to perform the Balloon Sinuplasty Procedure and has extensive experience with endoscopic sinus surgery. 

She currently lives in Calvert County, is a Master Gardener, and enjoys kayaking and strength training.

Katherine Perry, MD

Dr. Katherine Perry is an Annapolis Native and is board certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. 

She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She then went on to receive her medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine, where she graduated with distinction, and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. 

Dr. Perry completed a five year residency in Otolaryngology at the University of Maryland before joining Chesapeake Otolaryngology Associates in 2015. Dr. Perry currently lives in her hometown of Annapolis, with her husband and two children. She enjoys boating  and hiking with her family.

She has an interest in sinus surgery, pediatrics, and head and neck surgery. 

Manan Shah, MD

Dr. Manan Shah grew up in Columbia Maryland and decided to return to his home state after his training. 

After receiving his medical degree at the University of Maryland, he completed his Otolaryngolgy residency at the prestigious University of Connecticut Otolaryngology Program. There he trained in advanced ENT techniques such as endoscopic ear surgery, the hypoglossal nerve stimulator, and advanced endoscopic sinus surgery. Dr. Shah has an interest in cutting-edge technology, and has served as a member of the Academy of Otolaryngology's Medical Device and Diagnostic Committee, as well as authored articles on the use of technology to advance surgery. He has published numerous articles in peer reviewed journals, and his research focus was on hearing loss, and tele-medical diagnosis of ear diseases. 

He has an interest in ear surgery and balance disorders, in addition to sinus and endocrine disease. 

He lives in Washington DC and enjoys playing music in his free time. 

Lynne Jacobs, DNP, CRNP

Lynne Jacobs comes to Chesapeake Otolaryngology with over 30 years experience in nursing and 17 years as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

 She grew up in New England, attending Boston College where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in 1982. She completed her Master’s Degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of New Hampshire in 1996, and her Doctor of Nursing from the University of Alabama in 2010. Additional certification in nasopharyngolaryngoscopy and stroboscopy round out her education. 

Lynne is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and she holds membership with the Academy as well as the Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Nursing. 

Lynne also holds the rank of LCDR in the US Naval Reserves. She is married to a retired Navy Captain and resides in Pasadena where she and her husband enjoy boating in their spare time.

Lynne specializes in the treatment of sleep apnea and the management of CPAP, which she earned her Doctorate of Nurse Practitioner in. 

Erica Seibert, AuD

Erica Seibert earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Ball State University and received her Doctor of Audiology degree from Ball State University in 2018. Her forth year audiology externship was completed at the University of Florida medical center, Shands Hospital, in Gainesville, Florida. Her externship was focused in pediatrics and balance testing. Her interest in audiology stems from her year of student teaching at the Indiana School for the Deaf in Indianapolis, Indiana. She knew she wanted to influence the connection between those with hearing loss and their community.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She loves traveling, volunteering for KaBOOM!, game nights, and reading.

Our Family

Our team is a family. Each one of us strives to treat you and your family, like we would our own. Please feel free to reach out to any of our members at the numbers below.


Bowie office: Jessie or Pam: 301-860-0985 x2

Prince Frederick office: Amy or Melanie: 410-535-6975 x2


Bowie office: Kerri: 301-860-0985 x5

Prince Frederick office: Lisa: 410-535-6975 x5

Clinical Staff

Bowie office: Carrie, Porshia, or Lauren: 301-860-0985 x3

Prince Frederick office:

 Crystal or Monica: 410-535-6975 x3

Office Administrator/Hearing Aid Coordinator

Jenny: 301-860-0985 (Bowie) or 410-535-6975 (PF)

Communications Director

Becky: Becky@Chesapeakeotolaryngology.com

Surgery Coordinator

Suzanne: 301-860-0985 x4

Office Manager (and team mom)

Shelly: 301-860-0985 x6