Dr. Ellora Berthet grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She attended Harvard University as an undergraduate, where she developed her interest in medicine while earning a degree in molecular and cellular biology and leading after-school programs for children in Boston. She obtained her MD at the University of Pennsylvania in 2017 and went on to complete her pediatrics internship and residency at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In addition to her clinical pursuits, Dr. Berthet has conducted research at Harvard University, the University of California San Francisco and the University of Pennsylvania. Her work has been published in Cell Reports and Clinical Pediatrics among other journals.
As a pediatrician, Dr. Berthet values building collaborative relationships with families to help children thrive. She has a special interest in early childhood development and loves seeing children learn and grow over the years.
Dr. Berthet lives in Washington, D.C. with her fiancé and their pet cat Cricket. She enjoys cooking and bringing her family and friends together over good food.