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CHKD Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon and Nephrology Specialist


HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – We're pleased to welcome an orthopedic surgeon and a nephrology specialist to CHKD.

Dr. Peter Moskal, a pediatric orthopedic spine surgeon, received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and did his residency at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C.

Dr. Moskal Joins the orthopedic and sports medicine program at CHKD. His clinical interests are pediatric orthopedic injuries and conditions, such as scoliosis, spinal deformity, fracture care, foot and ankle deformities, and sports medicine.

Dr. Alexandra Idrovo, a pediatric nephrology specialist, received her medical degree from the University of Guayaquil. She did her residency at John H. Stroger, Jr., Hospital of Cook County in Chicago, and completed a fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

Dr. Idrovo joins the nephrology program at CHKD, treating children with kidney disease and its associated disorders.

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Moskal and Dr. Idrovo.

News Releases - Dr. Peter Moskal  News Releases - Dr. Alexandra Idrovo

Dr. Peter Moskal, Dr. Alexandra Idrovo


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. In 2019, CHKD broke ground on a 60-bed, 14-story mental health hospital and outpatient center on its campus to address the mental health crisis facing our youth. The new tower being built on CHKD’s campus in Norfolk is scheduled to open in 2022. Learn more at