Melinda Penn, MD

Practice:

Certification(s):

American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Endocrinology

 

Education:

Medical School:

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Residency(ies):

Pitt Memorial Hospital

Fellowship(s):

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Bio:

Dr. Penn is a native Virginian, born and raised in Richmond. She attended Eastern Virginia Medical School and after completing her medical training in Charleston, SC, and Philadelphia she returned to Richmond to practice as a pediatric endocrinologist. She is incredibly excited to be back in Hampton Roads.

Dr. Penn has a special interest in Type 1 diabetes and transgender medicine. She has been actively involved in the Central Virginia diabetes community and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. She founded and co-directed the Pediatric and Adolescent Transgender Clinic in Richmond.

Honors and Awards:

Richmond Magazine Top Doc (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)

Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs" 2020

Contact Info:

(757) 668-7237


 

Location(s):

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

 

 

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