How can I refer my patient to CHKD's physical medicine and rehabilitation practice?

  • Urgent outpatient consultations (providers) call Doctors Direct at (757) 668-9999 and ask to speak to the outpatient rehabilitation doctor on call. 
  • Non-urgent referrals (providers) call (757) 668-9915
  • Faxes (providers) can be sent to (757) 668-9925
  • Scheduling (families) can be made by calling (757) 668-9915
  • For referral to inpatient rehabilitation, call Doctors Direct (757) 668-9999 and ask to speak to the inpatient rehabilitation doctor on call.

When will my patient be able to obtain an appointment?

Your patient will be seen at the earliest appointment available. Urgent referrals will be priortized. Urgent referrals will be accommodated within 24 hours or less.

What work-up is needed prior to the first appointment?

After referring your patient, please send us any relevant office notes that are not accessible through CHKD's Electronic Health Record (EHR).

Where will my patient be seen?

Physical medicine and rehabilitation offices are located at the following CHKD Health Centers: Oakbrooke (Chesapeake),  Tech Center (Newport News), Harbour View (Suffolk), Lightfoot (Williamsburg), Concert Drive (Virginia Beach) and Fort Norfolk Plaza.