South Riding Office: 703-722-1000   •   Manassas Office: 703-369-5000

South Riding Office: 703-722-1000
Manassas Office: 703-369-5000

Meet the Team


Parimal Desai MD

Dr. Parimal Desai is a Board Certified Family Physician, practicing in Northern Virginia for more than 20 years. He is a compassionate physician who provides care for the entire family including children of all ages. He completed internship and residency at Hamot Medical Center in Erie, PA and served as Chief Resident. He lives with his wife and two sons and enjoys wildlife photography.


Andrea Carter PA-C

Andrea Carter, MPAS is a board certified Physician Assistant born in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. She attended undergrad at New Mexico State University studying Biology, with a minor in Forensic Science. She received her Masters degree from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, CA. Shortly after graduating she worked in the Operating Room, First Assisting in orthopedic, vascular, neurosurgical and general surgery cases. She joined Northern Virginia Family Medicine in 2013 and genuinely enjoys treating all aliments and ages. She lives in Manassas with her husband and 3 kids. She enjoys reading, Yoga, horse-back riding with her daughter and coaching her son's soccer team.


Tara Smith PA-C

Tara Smith is a Board Certified Physician Assistant, graduate of the George Washington Univ.. She joined Northern Virginia Family Medicine in 2017. She loves treating people of all ages and looks forward to meeting new patients. Born and raised in California, she made Virginia her home after completing her undergraduate degree at Virginia Tech. She enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and their dog.

Priscilla "Angie" Serrano PA-C

Priscilla "Angie" Serrano is a Board-certified Physician Assistant and has practiced as a PA-C for 13 years. Angie began her career in the Norfolk and Virginia Beach areas where she completed undergraduate school at Old Dominion University receiving a B.S. degree in Biology and and Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Eastern Virginia Medical School.  Angie is now a Northern Virginia gal and enjoys the hustle and bustle of life in the Washington D.C. suburbs.  When she is not working, Angie along with her husband, manage a very active household of three boys age and a daughter who all enjoy musical theater and participating in sports activities.  Angie loves spending time with her family and making a difference in patient care.


Jenn Moses, Office Manager

Jenn Moses has been working with Dr. Desai for more than 15 yrs and knows almost all the patients and most patients also get to know her very well. Very often, patients will directly get in touch with her when they need help to get their medication or service approved that insurance is denying to patients. She fights so hard for patients and so many have come to know her so very well. She really is a cohesive factor that keeps all our employees bound together. Whenever any of them have any problem, they run to Jenn. She splits her time between both offices, Manassas and South Riding.