News & Events

Open on Columbus Day, Electronic Medical Records, and Flu Shots

Pediatrics of Arlington will be open on Monday, October 14th. 

We are excited to announce that Pediatrics of Arlington will we going electronic in November!  We have already started to use the new system for scheduling and for sending prescriptions.  The office will be closed on November 5th as we make the big transition.

Please call the office to make appointments for your children to get their flu vaccine.  We make appointments for flu vaccines during regular business hours as well as Tuesday evenings and Saturday moorings.  

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Welcome Dr. Anjali Modi

We are so excited to welcome Dr. Anjali Modi to Pediatrics of Arlington!  

Dr. Anjali Modi is a board certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. At a very young age she started apprenticing under her physician parents, and knew that medicine was her calling. 

She graduated at the top of her class in medical school and did her residency at  Inova Fairfax Hospital in Northern Virginia. 

She has been practicing pediatrics for 11 years. She has recently relocated back to the DC area, after working for a few years in Atlanta and Chicago. 

She is passionate about helping families stay healthy and is a huge proponent of preventative health. 

She lives in Arlington with her husband and 11 year old son. In her spare time she likes to cook Indian food, travel and listen to audiobooks.

She is looking forward to help children stay safe and healthy at Pediatrics of Arlington.
 

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Extended Hours

MORNING WALK-IN HOURS (MONDAY-FRIDAY)

We have walk-in hours from 7:00am to 8:30am for acute illness only (sore throat, pink eye, ear pain, for example). You do not need to make appointments to be seen during this time period. Walk-in hours are for established patients only. These visits should be for illness that have developed over the preceding 24 hours. If your child has a more complicated or longer illness, please schedule a sick appointment so that we can allocate sufficient time to diagnose and treat your child.

Please note that we will NOT have walk-in hours on the first Tuesday of each month.

We do not have walk-in hours on Saturday mornings. Please call to make an appointment for a Saturday visit. We start scheduling patients at 8:30am.

We will continue to provide same-day sick appointments during regular office hours and late hours.

 

 

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Pediatric Neuropsychologist Dr. Caroline Ba started her practice at Pediatrics of Arlington

We are so excited to announce that Pediatric Neuropsychologist Dr. Caroline Ba has started her practice at Pediatrics of Arlington!  

Dr. Caroline Ba is a pediatric neuropsychologist who specializes in the assessment and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g., ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, learning disabilities, etc.) and acquired difficulties with attention, learning, and executive functioning (e.g., concussion, pre-term birth, epilepsy, etc.).

Dr. Ba completed a two-year, APPCN postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology/autism at Children’s National Medical Center and an APA-accredited pediatric psychology internship at Eastern Virginia Medical Center. Her clinical experiences also include specialty training in autism/developmental disorders, behavioral sleep medicine, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, child psychology, and community mental health at Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins University, Children’s National, and George Washington University. Dr. Ba obtained a master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology from George Washington University, a master’s degree in public policy from George Mason University, and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from George Mason University.

She is the recipient of the prestigious American Psychological Association (APA) Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Postdoctoral Award. She was also selected for the APA MFP’s Psychology Summer Institute for research and program development training. Dr. Luong-Tran has research experience in the areas of autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, executive functioning intervention, prematurity, resilience in chronic illness, Alzheimer’s disease, and cultural research. She has co-authored several peer-reviewed papers and has presented her research at numerous international, national, and regional conferences. She enjoys teaching and training students, and is a faculty member of the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis and guest lecturer for local universities and institutions.

Dr. Ba is highly committed to community service and issues related to neurodiversity and cultural diversity. Prior to her career in psychology, Dr. Ba worked as specialist in refugee resettlement and was the co-founder/director of a non-profit organization serving youths and families from disadvantaged backgrounds. She was also the producer of a Vietnamese mental health television program. Dr. Ba has provided numerous free workshops for the local community, and she intends to continue serving families in the local community.

Please call 202-643-6463 to set up an appointment with Dr. Caroline Ba.  

 

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