Specialties & Services
Pulmonology & Allergy

PLAC: Pediatric Pulmonology in Northern VA

Appointments: (703) 289-1410

The Pediatric Lung and Allergy Center (PLAC) evaluate and treat infants, children, and adolescents with common and complex breathing disorders and conditions. The PLAC is accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as a CF Care Center in partnership with the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program at the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. 

As pediatric pulmonologists, Dr. Clayton, Dr. Kapoor, Dr. Assefa and Dr. Jain completed advanced fellowships concentrating in the respiratory care of newborns, babies, children and teens.

The doctors work closely with our multidisciplinary team of experienced professionals that include an advanced practitioner, nurses, nurse educators, a nutritionist, and a social worker to provide the optimal care to all of our patients.

Some of the Conditions Treated at PLAC: Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Apnea of Prematurity
  • Asthma
  • Aerodigestive Problems (reflux, dysphagia, and aspiration)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (chronic lung disease of prematurity)
  • Croup
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Tracheomalacia
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction

Pulmonary team at FNAPC

Pulmonology & Allergy

News & Events

COVID-19 Update

We are closely following the most up-to-date announcements and information on the known cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Because this information is always changing, we will be monitoring all updates from the  Centers for Disease Control and Virginia Department of Health. 

If you are experiencing cold or flu symptoms, please make sure to contact us via phone prior to your appointment. You may also contact us for any additional questions by calling our offices.

Here are a few additional resources as well: 

Virginia Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control

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