Dr. Kemp grew up in the gorgeous mountain community of Park City, Utah. With a Bachelor's degree in Biology and Economics earned with Summa Cum Laude honors, she continued her education at the University of Utah School of Medicine on a U.S. Navy Scholarship. She was honored with membership to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and graduated with distinction. Her passion for the artistry and transformative impact of plastic and reconstructive surgery led her to complete her subspecialty training at the highly-regarded University of Washington in Seattle, one of the top 3 plastic surgery residencies in the country. During her six-year integrated residency program, she honed her skills under the guidance of renowned leaders in every aspect of plastic surgery.
Since finishing her residency, Dr. Kemp has been proud to serve as a Plastic Surgeon in the U.S. Navy at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center. There, she holds several key positions including Plastic Surgery Department Head, Director of Breast Microsurgery, and Director of the Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Team. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she remains dedicated to advancing the field through her roles as Assistant Professor of Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School Plastic Surgery Residency, and as Surgical Director of the Healthcare Simulation and Bioskills Training Center and Portsmouth Naval Medical Center.
Dr. Kemp is passionate about surgical education and strives to empower her patients by providing comprehensive information about their procedures and tailoring treatment plans to their individual needs and desires. Her focus on aesthetics and balance leads to stunning, harmonious results. At the heart of her practice is the belief that building a strong, trustworthy relationship with her patients is essential to a successful surgical experience.
SJ Plastic Surgery in Virginia Beach & Chesapeake
At SJ Plastic Surgery, we believe in treating each patient as though they are family. Our years of training and experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery are at your service. Schedule a consultation today to learn more about Virginia Beach Plastic Surgery at SJ Plastic Surgery Clinic.