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CHKD welcomes new pediatric specialists

Danielle Devenio: (757) 668-9049 or

NORFOLK, Va. – Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters is pleased to welcome the following new pediatric specialists to Children’s Specialty Group.

Dr. Laura Gifford has joined the dermatology department. Dr. Gifford is a board-certified dermatologist. She received her medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University and completed her residency at University of New Mexico Hospital. Dr. Gifford also completed a pediatric dermatology fellowship at CHKD.

Dr. Beth Scharlop has joined the adolescent gynecology department. Dr. Scharlop is a board-certified OB/GYN. She received her medical degree at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and completed her residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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