Emily Jennifer Aron, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Psychiatry

Languages: English

202-944-5404

About me

Emily Aron, MD, is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist with a particular interest in infant and early childhood mental health. After completing her general residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital, she completed her child and adolescent fellowship at NYU.
 
Dr. Aron is experienced in multiple therapy modalities including those that focus on prevention for young children and their parents such as Parent Child Interaction Therapy and Child Parent Psychotherapy. Dr. Aron provides services in historically marginalized community settings focusing on trauma and resilience while also addressing social determinants of mental health and advocating for social justice.

Clinical areas of focus

  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Developmental Delay
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Eating Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Self Harming Behaviors
  • Substance Addiction
  • Substance Dependence
  • Trauma
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abnormal Reflexes
  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Addiction Disorders
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Agitation
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Alcohol Dependency
  • Alzheimers Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Anger Issues
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Arm Weakness
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation Avm
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues In Dementia
  • Behcet Syndrome
  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Central Nervous System Lupus
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Cerebellar Disease
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebrovascular Accident Cva
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Cervical Plexopathy
  • Charcot Marie Tooth Disease
  • Cns Vasculitis
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Complicated Bereavement Disorder
  • Compulsive And Addictive Behaviors
  • Concussion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cranial Nerve Injury
  • Cyclothymic Disorder
  • Dejerine Sottas Disease
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dependent Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Developmental Delay
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Diabetic Lumbosacral Radiculoplexus Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disruptive Behavior
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Dysthymia
  • Eating Disorders
  • Encephalopathies
  • Epilepsy
  • Executive Function Disorder
  • Facial Droop
  • Facial Nerve Palsy And Paresis
  • Facial Pain
  • Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy
  • Femoral Neuropathy
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief
  • Guillain Barre Syndrome Gbs
  • Hallucinations
  • Headache
  • Hiv Associated Neurocognitive Disorder
  • Hiv Myopathy
  • Hoarding Disorder
  • Horner Syndrome
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Hypomania
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Inclusion Body Myopathy
  • Intermittent Explosive Disorder
  • Ischemic Stroke
  • Lacunar Stroke
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Leg Weakness
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Lip Droop
  • Lobar Atrophy Of Brain
  • Mania
  • Medication Overuse Headache
  • Memory Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Movement Diseases And Disorders
  • Mulitfocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Multiple Sclerosis Ms
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelitis
  • Myoclonic Epilepsy With Ragged Red Fibers
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nerve Root Disorder
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Neuralgia
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Neuromyelitis Optica Nmo
  • Neuropathy
  • Non Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Panic Attack
  • Paramyotonia Congenita
  • Paranoia And Delusional Disorders
  • Paraplegia
  • Paresthesia
  • Parkinsons Disease Pd
  • Perinatal Mental Health Disorders
  • Perinatal Mood Disorders
  • Periodic Paralysis
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Periventricular Leukomalacia
  • Persistent Depressive Disorder
  • Personality Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Plexopathy
  • Positional Vertigo
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Premenstrual Syndrome Pms
  • Primary Cerebellar Degeneration
  • Primary Progressive Aphasia
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Psycho Oncology
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosomatic Disorders
  • Quadriplegia
  • Radiculopathy
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Self Harming Behaviors
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Sensory Neuronopathy
  • Small Fiber Neuropathy
  • Somatic Symptom Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Spasticity
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Degeneration
  • Spinocerebellar Diseases
  • Statin Myopathy
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Substance Addiction
  • Substance Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Syncope
  • Tetraplegia
  • Thought Disorder
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tinnitus
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischaemic Attack Tia
  • Trauma
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trichotillomania
  • Trigeminal Neuropathy
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Vertigo
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Impairment
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Procedures I perform

  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Angiography
  • Avm Embolization
  • Botox For Dystonia
  • Botox For Hemifacial Spasm
  • Botox For Spasticity
  • Brain Injury Rehabilitation
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Evaluation Emu
  • Headache Therapy
  • Mens Mental Health
  • Mental Health
  • Multiple Sclerosis Ms Infusion Treatment
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Psychotherapy
  • Transplant Psychiatry
  • Womens Mental Health
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Practice locations

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3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
4 N Main
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-8930

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2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC, 20007

202-944-5400

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2910 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast
House of Ruth
Washington, DC, 20020

202-944-5400

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Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry

Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Fellowship Program: New York University Downtown Hospital (2013)

Internship/Residency: Mt. Sinai School of Medicine (2011)

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine (2008)