Dr. Uma Kumarappan, MD
*Please fill out the check in form online after booking your appointment.* Dr. Uma Kumarappan is a psychiatrist in private practice in Fairfax, VA. She specializes in the biological and psychological treatment of psychiatric disorders, and she believes in an integrated and holistic approach that focuses on body, mind, and spirit. Her special interests are in grief therapy, oncology therapy, and cognitive behavior therapy for depression. Her clinic, the Turning Point Wellness Center, will be offering other services as part of its holistic approach, including nutrition counseling, yoga, medication, musing and healing touch therapy, and therapeutic massage. Dr. Kumarappan was born and raised in India. She received her medical degree from the P.S.Govindasamy Institute of Medical Sciences and Research. She then completed an internship in psychiatry at Bergen Regional Medical Center and a residency in psychiatry at Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Kumarappan and her husband, who is an engineer, are the parents of two children. Dr. Kumarappan speaks English and Tamil.
Education and training
- Medical School - P.S.G. Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
- Georgetown University Hospital, Residency in Psychiatry
- Bergen Regional Medical Center, Internship in Psychiatry
11211 Waples Mill Road, Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22030