Dr. Wendy Schofer

(757) 668-4851
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

Residency: Naval Medical Center San Diego


Dr Schofer has taken her experiences from the medical office into the community.

She finds great value in working with families to educate that daily lifestyle choices influence health much more than prescribed medicines.

Dr. Schofer infuses discussion about whole food nutrition, daily movement, restful sleep, social connectedness and mindfulness into interactions.

She builds upon additional training opportunities where she has earned certificates as a Registered Yoga Teacher 200 hour, ChildLight Yoga Instructor, CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, REACH Institute Patient-Centered Mental Health in Primary Care Mini-Fellowship, and is often trying a new recipe in the kitchen.

She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Lifestyle Medicine, and is on the pathway towards board certification in Lifestyle Medicine in 2020.

Community Involvement
  • Healthy Chesapeake Coalition, Co-chair
  • Chesapeake Public Schools Health Advisory Board, Physician Member
  • Chesapeake Medical Reserve Corps, Volunteer
  • Western Branch Middle School, Volunteer
  • Journal of Wellness, Section Editor
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Section on Uniformed Services, Uniformed Services East Chapter Member-at-Large
  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Committees on: Pediatric and Adolescent, Community Engaged, Lifestyle Medicine Fitness/Rehab (PT) and Medicine, Veterans Affairs/DoD 
A Note From Dr. Schofer

"CHKD is a pillar of pediatric care in The 757. I am thrilled to be working with a great team of professionals who are working on novel ways to improve the health of all."