Board Certification

  • Family Nurse Practitioner

Areas of Expertise

  • Dermatology
  • Exercise
  • Obesity/Weight Loss/Nutrition


Graduate School

South University
Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner
Savannah, GA

Undergraduate Schools

Shenandoah University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Winchester, VA

George Mason University
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Fairfax, VA


Elham Taheri is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner by the Virginia Board of Nursing. She received her Master’s degree from South University in Savanah, GA. As a 16 year resident of Fairfax, VA, Elham finished her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology at George Mason University and her second Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at Shenandoah University. She is an avid reader of the recent research studies in the fields of dermatology, obesity, weight loss, nutrition, and exercise in order to bring the most benefit to her patients. Elham has a deep passion for helping her patient achieve a healthy weight with proper nutrition, exercise, and healthy habits.

When she is not working, Elham enjoys reading, hiking, weight training, seeing historical sites, sailing, and most importantly spending time with her family.