Dr. Aysha Farooqi is originally from Cleveland, Ohio. She received her medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University in 2003. After graduation, Dr. Farooqi moved to Washington, DC to complete her post-graduate training. She completed her internal medicine residency and nephrology fellowship at the Georgetown University and Washington Hospital Center. Dr. Farooqi enjoys the practice of nephrology and finds it interesting and rewarding. In her practice, Dr. Farooqi seeks to build relationships with her patients while helping to best treat their complex medical issues.
In addition to working with Dr. Rana as a nephrologist, Dr. Farooqi serves as a hospitalist at the Virginia Hospital Center, where she also teaches Georgetown residents and medical students. She also regularly volunteers at the Arlington Free Clinic. Dr. Farooqi resides in Arlington with her husband and enjoys reading, traveling, and hiking.