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Dr. David Holzsager CHKD Blocks

(757) 668-2200
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Medical School: Thomas Jefferson College of Medicine

Residency: Bronx Municipal Hospital

Residency: Boston City Hospital


A New York City native, Dr. Holzsager is the son of a pediatrician and an art historian.

He initially wanted to study theoretical math, but found his real calling was to be a physician and decided after his junior year at medical school to be a pediatrician.

Clinical Interests
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Asthma
Research Area
  • PROS (Pediatric Research in Office Settings) with the American Academy of Pediatrics
Honors & Awards
  • Amory T. Hare Honor Society, Jefferson Medical College
  • PREP Education Award, (1995, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2010 and 2013)
A Note from Dr. Holzsager

"When people ask me why I enjoy pediatrics so much, I ask them, 'When you go to work, do people ask you for hugs and kisses and tell you that they love you?' I have that happen at least five or six times every single day."

(757) 668-2200