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Laura A Boomer, MD, FACS, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics; Surgical Director of the NICU and PICU

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Surgery, Solid tumor clinic

Board Certifications

Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Pediatric Surgery


Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Areas of interest

Solid Tumors and surgical oncology
Critical care
Pediatric trauma care
Congenital anomalies
Minimally invasive surgery


Dr. Boomer has a DaVinci robotic certification. She was the recipient of the Rosenkrantz Research Award (AAP Clinical Research Award) in 2013 and the M. Judah Folkman Award in 2009.

Dr. Boomer has been an invited reviewer for the Journal of Pediatric Surgery and JAMA Surgery. She is also a member of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, Pediatric Trauma Society, International Pediatric Endoscopy Group, Association of Academic Surgeons, Society of Critical Care Medicine and American Medical Association.


Education Pediatric Surgical Oncology Training - St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Medical School Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, OH
Residency General Surgery - University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, NV
Fellowship Pediatric Surgery - Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Surgical Critical Care - Nationwide Children's Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine Minimally Invasive Surgery - Nationwide Children's

Research interests

Pediatric trauma care, Pediatric rehab, Critical care, Outcomes, Appendicitis, Thoracic surgery

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  • Specialty: Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Solid Tumor Clini

Board Certifications

Clinical Interests

  • Solid Tumors and surgical oncology
  • Critical care
  • Pediatric trauma care
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Minimally invasive surgery

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