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CHKD Medical Group Welcomes New Pediatrician


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The pediatricians of CHKD Medical Group are pleased to welcome Dr. Kristen Simon to General Booth Pediatrics. 

Dr. Simon grew up in Chesapeake, and graduated from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. She earned her medical degree at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, where she also received a master’s degree in public health.

She completed her residency in pediatrics at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, N.C., and then joined General Booth Pediatrics in Virginia Beach.  

During her residency, she developed tools and resources for providers to address weight management for children during outpatient visits, which continues to be one of her clinical interests.

“I absolutely love partnering with families throughout every step of a child’s life,” Simon said. “It is such a wonderful opportunity as a pediatrician to support and encourage kids of all ages.

 Please join us in welcoming Dr. Simon to General Booth Pediatrics.  


Dr. Kristen Simon