About Me

Narmatha Arichandran is board certified in pediatrics and has been practicing at Capital Area Pediatrics' Herndon office since 1999.

Prior to joining CAP, Dr. Arichandran practiced in Hollywood, Florida, and Chicago, Illinois. She completed her residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center in 1994 and graduated from the Tulane University School of Medicine in 1991.

Dr. Arichandran's special interests include food and environmental allergies, asthma, foreign adoptions and ADHD. She also enjoys working with babies, especially appreciating how wonderful it is to provide medical care for them as they grow into toddlers, children and then adolescents.

Dr. Arichandran enjoys spending time at outdoor musicals and family friendly events.

Hospitals
Hospital Affiliations
  • Reston Hospital Center
Skills
Specialities
  • Pediatrics
Languages
  • English
  • French
  • Tamil
Education & Training
Education
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
    MD
    1987 - 1991
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
    Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
    1987 - 1991
  • University of Virginia
    BA
    1983 - 1986
Training
  • Pediatrics Residency
    University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Medical Center
    1992 - 1994
  • Pediatrics Internship
    University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Medical Center
    1991 - 1992
Certifications
Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics
    1996
Affiliations
Professional Affiliations
  • Fellow
    American Academy of Pediatrics
  • AAP Section
    International Child Health
  • Medical Advisory Task Force
    Head Start City of Chicago
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
  • Recognition Award
    AMA Physician
    1997
  • Medical Student Teaching Notation
    University of Miami
    1992
  • Intermediate Honors
    University of Virginia
    1985
Accepted Insurances
Capital Area Pediatrics