Michelle Atwood, FNP-BC




Texas Tech University

Graduate School(s):

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


Atwood’s pediatric nursing journey began in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

As a nurse practitioner, she started in pediatric primary care clinic specializing in family-centered care with delayed developmental milestones and special needs.

Wanting to combine her NICU and pediatric backgrounds led her to Developmental Pediatrics at CHKD.

Clinical Interests:

  • Developmental delays
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Congenital disorders
  • Learning difficulties

Community Involvement and Memberships:

American Association of Nurse Practitioners
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Contact Info:



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



Children's Specialty Group

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