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Dr. Marcia DeFreese is a US-trained pediatrician who completed her internship and residency at Vanderbilt newdrdfaceforwebChildren’s Hospital in Nashville, TN.  After fifteen years of private practice in Virginia, she retired to manage her own serious health issues in 2010.  While keeping up with current issues in pediatric medicine and being a single parent to her lovely tween daughter, she has continued to field questions and listen to the  concerns of parents, former patients and others in her town and online.  This site is an attempt to fill the void for parents who are too busy, too embarrassed, or feel  too rushed to get their questions answered in the office*.   More about Dr. D…

*Disclaimer:  The information and opinions provided on this site are for general information purposes only and not to be construed as a treatment plan for any individual person or situation.  There is no replacement for a thorough, in-person discussion with a healthcare provider, and an accurate diagnosis requires a comprehensive physical exam.

Referenced sources and guest writers are well-respected and believed to be reliable, but their information and opinions are not guaranteed by Dr. DeFreese or this site.

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