Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG) is pleased to announce Valerie M. Harvey, MD, MPH has joined its practice of more than 200 providers and added the TPMG Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology in Newport News to its more than 50 locations throughout Tidewater, VA.
“The inclusion of Dr. Harvey to the TPMG team allows us to add dermatology to our expanding list of specialties,” said TPMG Medical Director Dr. Jennifer Sharp-Warthan. “As we continue to grow, it is important to expand in new areas and meet the needs of our patients and the communities we serve.”
Board certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Harvey earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Virginia, and completed an internship and dermatology residency at University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Harvey received a Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2012.
Dr. Harvey’s primary clinical interest is general medical dermatology, with a special interest in pigmentary disorders and skin conditions which disproportionately affect minority patient populations.
She is an active member of multiple local and national organizations including the Skin of Color Society and American Academy of Dermatology. She has published numerous academic papers, serves on the editorial review board of various dermatology medical journals, and is a sought after speaker at dermatologic events and conferences.
Having previously practiced in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, Dr. Harvey said, “Moving my practice from Norfolk to Newport News was a big decision for me personally, but one I am delighted I have made. I’m excited about joining TPMG. It’s a new chapter in my career, and I look forward to welcoming my former patients as well as meeting new patients on the Peninsula.”
Dr. Harvey is accepting new patients for acne treatment, skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, rosacea, eczema, dry skin, psoriasis, skin tag removal and so much more. Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology is located at 860 Omni Boulevard, Suite 112 in Newport News, VA. Make an appointment or learn more about the practice at (757) 232-8856.