“I partner with my patients and work with them to develop an individualized treatment plan based on their specific needs. My focus is patient-first, and my goal is always optimal health for my patients. I believe trust and honesty are key elements in the patient-physician relationship, and I work closely with my patients to keep them well.”

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult and Pediatric Care
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Immunotherapy
  • Asthma
  • Eczema
  • Food Allergy
  • Sinusitis
  • Urticaria

Education

Fellowship

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Allergy & Immunology
Chicago, IL
2008

Residency

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL
2005

Medical School

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Richmond, VA
2002

Undergraduate Education

Duke University
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Magna Cum Laude
Durham, NC
1996

Professional Associations

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Member
2002 – Present

American Academy of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology
Member
2006 – Present

American College of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology
Member
2006 – Present

Greater Washington Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Society
Member
2010 – Present

Publications

“Severe adverse drug reaction to gadobenate dimeglumine” Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

“Obesity and Asthma Morbitidy in an Inner City Community-Based Cohort” Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Personal Interests

Outside of the office, spending time with her 2 sons and labradoodle, Wally, are a priority. She also enjoys exercising, gardening, and needlepoint.

Biography

Dr. Jennifer Pedicano is a board certified Allergist/Immunologist who cares for adult and pediatric patients. She joined PMA Health in 2017. She is a native of Miami, FL. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University, with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. While at Duke, she was a varsity athlete in track and field. She received her medical degree from Medical College of Virginia/VCU in Richmond, VA. She completed her Internal Medicine residency and Allergy/Immunology fellowship, both at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. She was an allergist in the suburbs of Chicago until 2010, when she moved to Arlington, VA. Prior to joining PMA, she practiced allergy for 7 years in Alexandria and southern Maryland.