Dr. Eric Werner

(757) 668-7243
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology


Medical School: Jefferson Medical College

Residency: Rhode Island Hospital

Residency: Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University at Syracuse


Dr. Werner has practiced in the division of pediatric hematology/oncology at CHKD since 1987 and began the bleeding disorder program in 1988.

 He developed the special hemostasis lab at CHKD and continues as a clinical consultant in the lab.  His research has focused on bleeding disorders including von Willebrand disease, neonatal hematology, and quality improvement. 

Dr. Werner has served as chairperson for the section of pediatric hematology/oncology for the American Academy of Pediatrics.  He is currently on the faculty for the Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Network project to reduce central venous catheter infections in pediatric hematology/oncology patients.

He is also the co-chief medical information officer for CHKD and is board certified in clinical informatics.

Special Interests
  • General pediatric hematology/oncology
  • Hemostatic disorders
  • Medical informatics
  • Neonatal Hematology
Honors & Awards
  • Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021