Dr. Ritu Prasad joined Patient First in 2004 and she is currently practicing at the Laurel center, Laurel, Maryland. An alumna of Johns Hopkins University, she earned a bachelor of arts degree in 1996. In 2000, Dr. Prasad earned a medical doctorate through Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Prasad attended Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware and she completed an emergency medicine residency in 2003. Dr. Prasad is a staff physician trainer for Patient First. She is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and she is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians.