Dr. Pavan Nataraj aims to merge clinical expertise with empathetic care. He is passionate about the diagnosis and treatment of allergic rhinitis, chronic sinusitis, asthma, chronic cough, food allergy, atopic dermatitis (eczema), allergic contact dermatitis, drug allergy, acute and chronic urticaria (hives), evaluating and treating immunodeficiency disorders, insect sting allergies (i.e. bee, wasp, hornet), and allergic gastrointestinal disorders (i.e. Eosinophilic Esophagitis). He aims to diagnose these allergy/immunology conditions with state-of-the-art technology including pulmonary function testing, allergen immunotherapy (i.e.. allergy shots, oral immunotherapies, stinging insect and venom immunotherapy), and the use of existing and emerging biologic therapies in order to give his patients the best quality of life possible.

Dr. Pavan Nataraj is a distinguished member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology as well as the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. He continues to have significant involvement in clinical research and has been published in multiple journals, including the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Most recently, he has been involved with the study of chronic sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and asthma and its effect on sleep and cognition. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family including his newborn child, visiting national parks and hiking, playing tennis, and following his favorite sports teams!

At DMV Allergy & Asthma Center, we promise to deliver personalized care to alleviate all of your Allergy and Immunology concerns. Dr. Pavan Nataraj, the attentive staff, coupled with our state-of-the-art diagnostic tools will transform your journey towards better health into a seamless experience.

  • Board-certified: Board-certified in Internal Medicine
  • Undergraduate: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Internal Medicine at George Washington University
  • Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology at RUSH University Medical Center
  • Membership of Exclusive Organizations: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), Illinois Society of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ISAAI), and the American College of Physicians (ACP).


Dr. Prasad Nataraj is the former Medical Director of Premier Allergist (formerly Allergy and Asthma Center), with over 32 locations across DC, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Florida. Known for his compassionate and patient-centered approach, Dr. Nataraj has earned the trust and gratitude of those under his care. His ability to communicate complex medical concepts in an accessible manner has empowered patients to participate in their treatment plans actively, fostering a sense of partnership in the healing process. Throughout his years of dedicated practice, he has demonstrated a passion for staying at the forefront of medical advancements, ensuring that his patients benefit from the latest and most effective treatments. 

With a focus on patient-centered care, Dr. Prasad Nataraj has garnered a reputation for his diagnostic acumen and personalized treatment plans. His clinical expertise spans a wide range of allergic and immunological conditions including but not limited to:

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Food Allergies
  • Eczema
  • Immunodeficiencies
  • Chronic Urticaria (hives)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Stinging Insect and Venom Immunotherapy
  • Patch Testing
  • Biologic Therapies

As Dr. Nataraj celebrates his 30th year in allergy and immunology practice, his legacy is marked by the countless lives he has touched and the impression he has left on the field of allergy and immunology. He is currently accepting new patients and multiple insurance plans.

  • Board Certified: UNMC, India
  • Medical School: Jawaharlal Nehru Medical School, Belgaum, India
  • Residency: Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
  • Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology at Louisiana State University-Tulane University Combined Program
  • Membership of exclusive organization: American Academy of Allergy and Immunology and American College of Allergy and Immunology
  • Years practicing in the field of Allergy & Asthma: 30 years
  • Hobbies/ Personal Interest: Dr. Nataraj is an avid runner. He has run 99 marathons and aspires to reach 100. In addition to running, he enjoys traveling, playing tennis, cooking, and spending time with his family.


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