News Release

Friday, March 20, 2009

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman, Public Relations Manager, CHKD, (757) 668-7554 or

Pediatrician Erika McLean joins Gloucester pediatric group

GLOUCESTER, Va.Erika L. McLean, MD, has joined Courthouse Pediatrics to provide primary care to pediatric patients. She joins the practice's two veteran physicians, Harriette Fishburne and Cary Fishburne. Courthouse Pediatrics is affiliated with Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters and its Medical Group of more than 15 pediatric practices throughout Hampton Roads.

Dr. McLean holds a medical degree from University of Buffalo School of Medicine in New York and successfully completed a pediatric residency at Women's and Children's Hospital of Buffalo. She is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is fluent in Spanish.

Courthouse Pediatrics accepts new patients and welcomes new patient get-acquainted visits at its 7363 Walker Avenue office in Gloucester. The office number is 695-0305. The practice is open five days a week, accepts most medical insurances, and provides a medical home for children from birth through age 21. It also participates in the national Reach Out and Read program which provides a new book at every regularly scheduled well-child visit from age 6 months to 5 years.