Brooke D Vergales

Brooke D Vergales, MD

Division:
Neonatology
Department:
Pediatrics
434.924.5428
Primary Location:
University Hospital

1215 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.243.0649

Expertise

ABMS Certification:
Pediatrics-General, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Research Interests:

Apnea Prediction Monitoring|Quality Improvement

Clinical Practice:
Pulmonary Hypertension in Newborns (PPHN), Neonatal Care (NICU)

About

Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Brooke D. Vergales, MD, is a neonatologist and program director for the Neonatal Fellowship at UVA. She specializes in caring for premature infants and has an interest in advancing patient care through remote monitoring.

Born and raised in New Orleans, Vergales received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before returning to New Orleans to attend medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine. She went on to pursue a pediatric residency at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland and then completed a neonatology fellowship at the University of Virginia before joining the faculty in 2012.

Vergales, her husband and two children enjoy spending winter weekends at Wintergreen and summer weekends in the water. They also enjoy exploring the Charlottesville dining scene.

Awards
  • 2019 Best Bedside Manner Awards, OurHealth Charlottesville and Shenandoah Valley Magazine; Second Place, Neonatology

Education

Primary:
Tulane University School of Medicine 2006
Residency:
Rainbow Babies and Children's University Hospitals (Pediatrics)
Fellowships:
University of Virginia School of Medicine (Neonatology)

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