Kyrie Shomaker, MD



American Board of Pediatrics



Medical School:

School of Medicine at the University of Virginia


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Dr. Shomaker is a board-certified pediatrician at CHKD, and is currently the academic director of the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine. She enjoys teaching families, students, and residents about the evidence-based, inpatient care of children.

Dr. Shomaker completed her pediatric residency training and chief residency at the University of North Carolina Children’s Hospital in Chapel Hill. She spent a year in Australia gaining additional neonatology experience prior to beginning her career as a pediatric hospitalist in 2007. She returned to her native Hampton Roads in 2009 to join the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at CHKD.

Honors and Awards:

Coastal Virginia Magazine “Top Doc” 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Pediatric Division Excellence in Teaching Award, 2013

James W. Hayes, MD Faculty Teaching Award, 2010

Faculty Teaching Award for medical student education, 2009-2010


Contact Info:

(757) 668-8177



CHKD Main Hospital
601 Children's Ln
Norfolk, VA 23518



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