Originally from India, Dr. Thomas-Mohtat grew up in New York City, completing her education through medical school there. She completed her Pediatric Residency at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. She then went on to complete a Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore, with publications in the genetics of children with chronic kidney disease. She changed paths and completed a Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship at Children's National Health System, with an additional year dedicated to Point of Care Ultrasound. Her interests are in using ultrasound at the bedside in the Emergency Department to facilitate patient care, and to teach others about ultrasound.