CHKD Now Offers Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

Danielle DeVenio, (757) 475-8839 or

HAMPTON ROADS, Va.Dr. Mariel Focseneanu is now offering pediatric and adolescent gynecology services through the adolescent medicine program at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters. Dr. Focseneanu is a fellowship-trained specialist in pediatric and adolescent gynecology with Children's Specialty Group.

Dr. Focseneanu's practice will focus on evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of reproductive health issues of girls from birth through age 23. Her areas of particular interest include management of congenital abnormalities of the reproductive tract, menstrual problems, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery and hormonal disorders. She also offers first time and general gynecologic visits for healthy teens.

Dr. Focseneanu did her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center and completed a two-year fellowship in pediatric and adolescent gynecology at Washington University in St. Louis. She recently moved to Virginia after three years in academic practice in New York and Connecticut.

Pediatric and adolescent gynecology services will be offered at CHKD’s main hospital in Norfolk, the CHKD Health Center at Oyster Point in Newport News and the CHKD Health Center in Williamsburg. Please call (757) 668-9330 to make an appointment.

CHKD is the only freestanding children’s hospital in Virginia and serves the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers, urgent care centers and satellite offices throughout its service region.