Craig Derkay, MD



American Board of Otolaryngology



Medical School:

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine


University of Pittsburgh


Children's National Medical Center


Dr. Derkay is president of the EVMS Faculty Senate as well as the Tidewater Pediatric Society and past-president of the Tidewater Otolaryngology and Opthalmology Society. He has been part of the leadership team at CHKD for many years as a member of the Medical Executive committee, Surgical Authorities committee, Medical Directors, Division Directors and various task forces.

Dr. Derkay has written 127 peer-reviewed scientific publications and 33 book chapters. He and his wife, Dr. Kris Kennedy, have two adult children, daughter Alex and son Andy.

Honors and Awards:

Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2019

Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2017

Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2014, 2015, 2016

Dean's Outstanding Faculty Award for Mentorship

Sylvan Stool Lifetime Acheivement Award in Teaching

Robert Ruben Lifetime Acheivement Award in Research

Best Doctor's list every year since inception


Dr. Derkay's published research can be viewed at PubMed.



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