Meet Ephat

Ephat Russcol


Ephat is a pediatrician with a strong interest in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, as well as a prescriber at Brightline.

Ephat matches her longtime experience in primary care with expertise in the diagnosis and medical management of developmental, psychological, and behavioral challenges. Her practice includes caring for patients with ADHD, anxiety, depression, Autism spectrum disorders, and learning disabilities, among other neurological and psychological disorders. 

As a parent herself, Ephat can empathize with families that are experiencing challenges and is eager to help. She loves fully supporting patients and families with therapy and parent coaching, and appreciates being able to meet patients where they are, both physically and clinically. 

Ephat lives in the Boston area with her husband, four daughters, and golden retriever. She enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time in nature with her family.

Ephat attended Yale College, followed by Yale School of Medicine, and completed her internship and residency at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. 

The Fun Stuff

Random thing about you? I once injured myself opening a tuna can and needed stitches.

Funny family memory? Making up new lyrics to Frozen songs to help with potty training!

Perfect Saturday? Going to Southwick’s Zoo with my family, followed by ice cream.