Dr. Cara Novick CHKD Blocks

(757) 668-6550
Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Medical School: New York University School of Medicine

Residency: New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases

Fellowship: Shriner's Hospital For Children


Educated at Yale, Dr. Novick is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters.

She completed an orthopedic surgery residency at New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases and a pediatric orthopedic surgery fellowship at Shriners Hospital for Children in Tampa, Fla.

Prior to joining CHKD, she was a staff pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Shriners Hospital for Children in Tampa, All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., and Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood, Fla.

She specializes in office-based pediatric orthopedics, fracture management, and sports medicine.

Honors & Awards
  • Virginia Business Magazine "Top Doc" 2024
  • Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2015, 2019
Clinical Interests
  • Proximal Focal Femoral Deficiency. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Atlas of Orthotics and Prosthetics
  • Infantile Cortical Hyperostosis. E-medicine.com
  • Polydactyly of the Foot. Emedicine.com
  • Congenital Anomalies of the Thumb. Bulletin of The Hospital for Joint Diseases
A Note from Dr. Novick

"I love the atmosphere at CHKD and being a part of it so much that one of my dogs, Zoie, is a therapy dog and my puppy Sami is hard at work preparing to join the Buddy Brigade as well."