Joy Hampton, certified physician assistant

"We are so lucky to have CHKD in our own backyard. My favorite part of working here is being able to take care of the children in our community."

Joy Hampton, PA-C

(757) 668-4630

College: University of Connecticut

Graduate school: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 


As a Division I lacrosse captain at the University of Connecticut, Hampton's interest in athletics led her to a career in pediatric orthopedics. She recently transferred to urgent care medicine.

Prior to joining CHKD in 2011, she worked in primary care and allergy/asthma. 

Being a physician assistant, she has the privilege of working with a whole team of talented supervising physicians. As a mother of three, she can relate to the parent's perspective in dealing with an injured or sick child.