AbortionistLeroy H. Carhart (aka Leroy Harrison Carhart, Jr) - active
Elizabeth Fink Swallow is a former abortionist at AbortionCinics.org, now CARE. She worked there from August 2019 to February 2021.
This facility changed its name to CARE (Clinics for Abortion and Reproductive Excellence) per website.
Opened in October 2017, as a replacement location for Carhart’s late-term abortion business after Germantown Reproductive Health Services closed.
AbortionClinics.org has two sister clinics — one in Bethesda, MD, and one in Bellevue, NE.
This clinic has halted surgical abortions since last fall (2021). There is no date when surgical abortions might resume.
Address10401 Old Georgetown Road, Suite 104, Bethesda, MD 20814
381088011-BWS-Letter-to-ACO-06052918June 5, 2018 letter from Biomedical Waste Services cancelling its contract with LeRoy Carhart's late-term abortion facility AbortionClinics.org (ACO) to pick up aborted baby remains.
Abortion-Clinics-termination-letterJune 23, 2018, letter from Biomedical Recovery Systems terminating contract with LeRoy Carhart's late-term abortion facility AbortionClinics.org (ACO) to pick up aborted baby remains.
AbortionClinics.Org initial licensure survey 10 2017(1)Note: This survey took place on Monday, October 16, 2017, just 1 day before abortions were to begin at this facility. As of Friday, October 13, 2017, the facility was not licensed. In "world record" speed, the license was suddenly granted on Oct. 17, 2017. The compliance letter wasn't even penned until October 30, 2017.
AbortionClinics.org -- 2017 Maryland Surgical Abortion Facility license applicationMaryland abortion clinic license application. Note physical "agency address" is in Bethesda, MD, while mailing address is in Bellevue, NE (site of another sister clinic).
Deficiency Report - November 2018
Abortionclinics.org (Bethesda, MD) -- 2018-07-05 Maryland Health Dept InspectionMaryland Health Dept inspection; no violations found.
Aragaw v Carhart Complaint 7-12-2021Federal Medical Malpractice case number 8:21-cv-01739 against LeRoy Carhart, Anh-Chi Dang Do and AbortionClinics.org in which a woman suffered massive injuries during a mishandled suction abortion on a 23-week baby. Needed multiple transfusions and emergency surgery at Shady Grove Hospital in Rockville, MD.
Norris v Carhart et. al. - ComplaintFederal medical malpractice suit filed by Ashley P. Norris on September 23, 2021, after a life-threatening D&E abortion done at 25 weeks of pregnancy. Norris suffered a ripped uterus, torn bowel, retained baby parts, massive blood loss, respiratory arrest, and more. Elizabeth Swallow was the primary abortionist, assisted later in the procedure by LeRoy Carhart at his late-term abortion facility in Bethesda, MD.