Dr. Caroline Ahlers, MD

Dr. Caroline Ahlers, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Caroline Ahlers, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2006 and specializes in psychiatry.

105 N Virginia Ave Ste 200

Falls Church, VA 22046

Contact Information

(571) 210-2276

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ahlers "I specialize in treating challenging psychiatric conditions and aim for remission of symptoms and maximal quality of life for my patients. I feel that open and free communication between doctor and patient is essential and treat my patients as equal partners in our therapeutic alliance."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

22  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • National institutes of Health, National library of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of California At San Diego
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahlers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahlers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahlers to family and friends
32 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Ahlers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

if you are considering starting a relationship with this doctor, I highly advise you to look elsewhere. her complete lack of ethics and regard for her patients is truly unforgivable, and will leave you with more problems than you came in with. it was impossible to make an appointment because she...more
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My 6 month relationship with this doctor was a disaster - She routinely had “family emergencies” leading to multiple cancellations of our appointments when I was in a dire need of a med change for medications she recklessly prescribed me given the nature of my medical history. You can get better...more
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This physician, and I am using the term generously, should not be permitted to prescribe anything to anyone, let alone someone with a psychiatric disorder. She is unreliable, unprofessional, and lacks any sense of empathy for her patients, unless it suits her personal agenda. Please God, do...more
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Dr Alhers is by far the worst psychiatrist I have ever seen. She was invalidating, was constantly looking distracted and struggled to find words while talking to me. Honestly she seemed like SHE was off HER meds. She prescribed me medication that any psychiatrist with sense would not have given...more
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Doctor is wonderful, and her assistant is super nice. Very helpful.
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