"The most exciting part of my practice is watching babies grow up and now having babies of their own. It has been rewarding taking care of the many generations of children who have come through the doors of Pediatric Specialists."
Dr. Fredric Fink
American Board of Pediatrics
Medical School: University of Virginia
Residency: University of Alabama Birmingham Children's Hospital
"Dr. Fred" is a Norfolk native and a graduate of Norfolk Academy and the University of Virginia. He has been practicing pediatrics since 1985 with Pediatric Specialists, which was started by his father, William Fink, in 1946. He feels privileged to work with so many terrific doctors and staff to take care of children and young adults in
the Tidewater area, and proud to be a part of Pediatric Specialists' growth over the years, now with four offices and 14 providers.
Dr. Fink was a summer camp doctor in Maine for 10 years and coached youth
basketball for 15 years. He serves on the Board of Trustees at Norfolk Academy and lives in Norfolk with his wife, Debby, and is proud father of Kevin and Kathryn.
Dr. Fink has special interest in infectious diseases in children and behavior.
Honors & Awards
- Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2015
- Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2014
- Best Doctors in America – multiple years including 2013
- Hampton Roads Magazine Top Doctors – multiple years including 2013
Scheld WM, Fletcher DD, Fink FN, Sande MA. Response to
therapy in an experimental rabbit model of meningitis due to Listeria
monocytogenes. J Infect Dis. 1979 Sep;140(3):287-94.
Scheld WM, Fink FN, Fletcher DD, Sande MA. Mecillinam-ampicillin
synergism in experimental Enterobacteriaceae meningitis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother.
Community Involvement and Memberships
- Norfolk Academy Board of Trustees
- American Academy of Pediatrics
- Medical Society of Virginia
- American Medical Association
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