Dr. Pooja Prasad, our Pediatric Physician from our T. Stacy Lloyd Campus, is listening to one of her patients during a well-child visit.
- Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
- D.O. – New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Residency – INOVA Fairfax Hospital for Children
Dr. Pooja Prasad is a pediatric physician who provides comprehensive and personalized care to children of all ages-from birth to early adulthood. She has special interest in teaching children and their families about asthma and how to manage it as well as treating developmental delays, autism, ADHA, depression and anxiety. Dr. Prasad is a compassionate provider and loves watching kids grow up and being a part of all the milestones along the way.
When Dr. Prasad is not caring for young patients, she loves to travel and explore new cultures and spend time with her husband and their three boys. She’s also a big Redskins fan and always cheers them on whether they win or lose.
7:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Effective 10/01/2018, the location listed above will be Dr. Prasad’s new location.
Located in Suite 102.
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I am an almost 40 year old female physician. Can you guess what the hardest thing is that I have had to do in my life? Go through medical school and residency….no! Give birth naturally without medication….no! Raise three boys…..okay maybe! But without a doubt one of the hardest things I have ever had to do in my life is breastfeed my boys.
You wake up in the middle of the night to crying, your tiny angel who was starting to sleep through the night is acting weird. You pick him/her up and realize that they are hot to the touch. What do you do next?!??!