Meet the Staff

cs-400Christine Siminski

Office Manager

Christine has been a member of Maryland Spine Specialists since 2010. She is a self-proclaimed “Jill of all trades” who holds an Associates Degree in Healthcare Administration and Medical Records.

Christine has been in the medical field for over 15 years. She is an essential part of the Maryland Spine Specialists team. In her spare time she is an avid sports fan, gardener, and animal advocate who loves spending time with her spouse and fur babies.


lh-400-2Lena Hughes

Front Office Medical Coordinator

Lena was born and raised in Baltimore. However, she spends much of her time with family in Western Maryland. Before joining Dr. Haroun, she worked at Johns Hopkins for 12 years. Her background is in medical records, insurance clearance and medical office management. She is a natural “people person” who enjoys helping people, which is one of the reasons she has spent her career in the medical field. When she is not in the office you can catch her spending time with her family. She also enjoys fishing, camping, watching Netflix and playing games with her husband and 3 kids.


Lauren Sakowski

Front Office Medical Coordinator

Lauren was born and raised in central Pennsylvania.  She graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biochemistry from Mount St. Mary’s University. Lauren joined the Maryland Spine Specialists team in 2017. She has a background in biomedical research and has worked in healthcare for 3 years.

In her free time, she enjoys doing yoga and spending time with her husband and two dogs.


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Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, MD

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