Dr. Michael Mendoza

(757) 668-7240
Board Certifications

Pediatric Gastroenterology


Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Residency: Emory University School of Medicine

Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine


Dr. Mendoza is a pediatric gastroenterologist at CHKD.

He completed his residency in general pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.

His clinical interests include pediatric liver disease and pediatric liver transplant. He enjoys teaching medical education at all levels, from undergraduate to fellowship trainees.

He enjoys traveling with his wife and two sons, experiencing new cultures, and planning adventures. Their favorite saying is: "Never let school get in the way of your education."

Research Areas
  • Medical Education 
  • Transition Medicine
Clinical Interest
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Honors and Awards
  • Virginia Business Magazine "Top Doc" 2024