International Adoption Clinic

Sarah Boggs, MD; International Adoption Clinic

Opened in 2001, the International Adoption Clinic offers pre-and post-adoption consultations and developmental and growth evaluations for your child. Our services attract families from all over Virginia and out-of-state.

Services offered:

  • Review medical records, photos, and videotapes before you adopt
  • Address growth and development issues, pre-and post-adoption
  • Perform a complete medical evaluation of your adopted child
  • Initiate a vaccination schedule
  • Complete blood work profiles to screen for illnesses

Follow-up visits are scheduled as needed for your child’s situation.

If you can’t make it into our office, we’re available by phone to answer your adoption questions and help guide you through the process.


Important Information

Thank you for your interest in the International Adoption Clinic at the University of Virginia. Open since 2001, we offer a wide range of services for families interested in international adoption, including file reviews and seeing newly adopted children in our clinic at the UVA Children’s Hospital. Reviews and assessments are completed by board-certified pediatricians with expertise in global health and infectious diseases.

Please read this informational letter from Dr. Sarah Boggs in regards to File Reviews & In-person Assessments; International Adoption Information.


Faculty & Staff

Sarah Boggs, MD
Assistant Professor of General Pediatrics

Ruth Goldeen, OTR/L, M.Ed.
Occupational Therapist with Masters in Early Childhood Education

Clinical Services

Clinic Hours:
2nd Wednesday every month from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM.

4th Floor Children’s Hospital (Battle Building)
Directions & Map

Phone: 434-924-0123

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