Clinical Sites


Ghent Family Medicine uses tertiary as well as community hospitals to implement its curriculum.  Rotations through the various area hospitals are based on meeting specific educational objectives.


Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

A 144-bed pediatric hospital offering community based primary care and a wide range of specialized pediatric care, CHKD is located on campus of EVMS Medical Center and has a vast history in the area for community and regional care. CHKD is a pediatric referral center that also includes a large ambulatory care center. Family Medicine residents receive pediatric ambulatory, inpatient and emergency training at CHKD taught by family medicine faculty & pediatricians. A number of pediatric electives are available to family medicine residents that can be used towards a pediatric concentration.


Sentara Leigh Hospital

Sentara Leigh is a community-based hospital serving Norfolk, Virginia Beach and Chesapeake where Family Medicine residents gain experience in emergency medicine and other specialties.