Thomas V. Whelan, MD, FACP, FASN
- Dr. Whelan, along with Dr. Michael R. Higgins (deceased) and Dr. Betty Yeh, helped establish Tidewater Kidney Specialists as a highly respected nephrology practice. He came to this area after finishing his scholarship program with the U.S. Navy, where his last duty station was as the Chief of Nephrology at Bethesda Naval Hospital. Dr. Whelan has received a number of teaching and community faculty awards through his involvement with EVMS. He has also worked at Hampton VAMC with their nephrology and internal medicine programs. He has previously held positions on the medical staff of a number of hospitals in the area and served as a Medical Director of many dialysis centers. He has interests in all aspects of nephrology, especially dialysis, stone disease, acid-base and electrolyte derangements. When not working, his primary interest remains with continuing medical education studies. He and his wife now call Norfolk their home and spend time visiting their daughter and a new grandson in Boston.
University of Cincinnati
Portsmouth Naval Hospital
Portsmouth Naval Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Transplant)
Places of Care
- Hospital Affiliations
Tidewater Kidney Specialists-Chesapeake Office300 Medical ParkwaySuite 110Chesapeake, VA 23320Tidewater Kidney Specialists-Leigh Office814 Kempsville RoadBldg 17, Suite 102Norfolk, VA 23502Tidewater Kidney Specialists-Norfolk Office400 Gresham DriveSuite 301Norfolk, VA 23507Tidewater Kidney Specialists-Suffolk Office3009 Corporate LandingSuite #210Suffolk, VA 23434Tidewater Kidney Specialists-Healthy Way828 Healthy WaySuite 270Virginia Beach, VA 23462Tidewater Kidney Specialist-Virginia Beach Office1200 First Colonial RoadSuite 202Virginia Beach, VA 23454