Aliya Ladha, MDPhysician
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
Internship and Residency
Providence Hospital and Medical Center
Obstetrics & Gynecology
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
University of Waterloo
Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology with a Pre-Health focus
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Dr. Ladha has recently moved to Northern Virginia with her husband and is looking forward to engaging in the local community. During her free time, Dr. Ladha enjoys being outdoors biking along the Potomac River and has recently taken up golfing. As she is Canadian, Dr. Ladha enjoys watching hockey and basketball, especially when the Toronto teams come to town.
Dr. Ladha is committed to the health and wellness of women throughout the continuum of their lives, from adolescence to pregnancy to the postmenopausal period. Each spectrum of a woman’s health is unique and being an integral part of this journey is very rewarding.
Dr. Ladha is the recipient of multiple research and scientific awards. During her senior year of residency, Dr. Ladha won the Bernard Mendelbaum Award for demonstrated commitment to sustained personal involvement in Obstetrics & Gynecology teaching. She was also the first resident to complete a one-month international elective rotation in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, East Africa, where she saw first-hand medical challenges in the developing world.
“Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.” ~ Albert Einstein