Philosophy

In addition to promoting a child’s overall well-being and healthy lifestyle, I am committed to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of childhood diseases. I strive to provide current and compassionate care as I serve the child and the family.

Jade Carden, NP

Biography
Jade received her BSN from South University in Richmond and worked as a behavioral health nurse in Tucker Pavilion for over a year. Then transitioned to the pediatric unit at Mary’s Hospital, where she also worked in the NICU and PICU. She went on to advance her education at Old Dominion University receiving her MSN as a pediatric nurse practitioner, becoming board certified in 2021. She joined Chesterfield Pediatrics in November 2021.

Personal Interests
Jade grew up in the Richmond area, and enjoys spending time with her husband and their two dogs. Jade likes to travel and go cheer on the Hokies at basketball and football games. She is also very active and plays in pick up coed softball tournaments in her spare time.

Education
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
Bachelor of Science
Blacksburg, VA
2015

Graduate School
Old Dominion University
Master of Science in Nursing
Norfolk, VA
2021

Undergraduate School
South University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Richmond, VA
2018

Professional Associations

  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners