News Release

Friday, November 21, 2003

Contact: George Stinnett, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

Physician Joins CHKD Medical Group’s General Booth Pediatrics

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.—Pediatrician Michelle Bartimoccia, MD, recently joined CHKD Medical Group’s General Booth Pediatrics, 2117 General Booth Blvd. Dr. Bartimoccia is board certified in pediatrics and completed her pediatric residency training at West Virginia University in 2002. She is a graduate of Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine and earlier received a bachelor’s of science degree in biology from Duke University. She is proficient in French, and her hobbies include tennis, golf and fiction writing. She relocated with her husband, Todd, from Lincolnton, N.C. For more information about appointments and practice hours, call 563-9889. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region. Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to nearly 130,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions.