Suraiya Salvemini, CPNP-AC

"I am thrilled to be back at CHKD, doing what I love most: taking care of kids."

Suraiya Salvemini, CPNP-AC, MSN, RN, CCRN

(757) 668-7990

College: Villanova University

Graduate school: University of Pennsylvania


Salvemini grew up in suburban Philadelphia. She spent the first five years of her nursing career as a bedside nurse in the pediatric intensive care unit at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she fell in love with pediatric acute care.

Salvemini initially joined the neurosurgery team at CHKD in 2013 after completing her master’s degree. 

After moving away briefly, she soon returned to the Hampton Roads area and rejoined the team.

Clinical Interests
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Spinal cord and brain tumors
  • Spinal deformities
(757) 668-7990