Kent Reifschneider, MD



American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Endocrinology



Medical School:

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University


Greenville Hospital System


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center


Dr. Reifschneider is a fellowship-trained pediatric endocrinologist and assistant professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He is a community advocate in the areas of diabetes and health awareness.

Honors and Awards:

Coastal Virginia Magazine “Top Doc” 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020

Appointed Associate Professor of Pediatrics 2017

Top Doctors of Hampton Roads 2013

Invited guest speaker to several conferences in the Virginia and throughout the Southeast


ADA Consensus Report (reserved) – Standardizing Clinically Meaningful Outcome Measures Beyond HbA1c for Type 1 Diabetes: A Consensus Statement of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the American Diabetes Association, the Endocrine Society, JDRF International, the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, the Pediatric Endocrine Society (Reifschneider KL, Weinzimer, S and Rubin, K) and the T1D Exchange. Diabetes Care. October 2017

Reifschneider KL, Auble BA, Rose SR. Update of Endocrine Dysfunction following Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Clinical Medicine July 2015, (4) 1536-1560

Virginia Pediatrics, Update on vitamin D and optimizing bone health in infants, children and adolescents, Spring 2011

Traumatic brain injury in children: Endocrine sequelae. Anne-Marie D Kaulfers, MD, Samantha Blum, RN, Philippe F Backeljauw, MD, Linda Michaud, MD, Moshe Weiss, MD, Kent Reifschneider,MD, Susan R Rose, MD: Journal of Pediatrics, Dec 2010

Virginia Pediatrics, Article addressing late effects clinic: Endocrinological follow-up for childhood cancer survivors. Summer 2010

Prevalence of adrenal insufficiency following systemic glucocorticoid therapy in infants with hemangiomas. Lomenick JP, Reifschneider KL, Lucky AW, et al. Arch of Dermatology 2009 vol.145(3): 262-66 with valuable editorial pages 319-20

FOCUS on Pediatrics, Greenville Hospital System Medical News Letter. Article informing primary pediatricians regarding endocrine related signs and symptoms following treatment in cancer survivors. June 2008

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