About GW OB/Gyn
WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY AT THE GW MEDICAL FACULTY ASSOCIATES
Thank you for choosing the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN) at The GW Medical Faculty Associates. We look forward to caring for you, your developing baby, and family during this important time in your life. Our goal is to provide you the utmost in prenatal care.
We are dedicated to providing comprehensive, personalized care through our clinical, academic, research and education missions. We offer superior general obstetrical and specialty care before, during and after your pregnancy at The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) and the George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital).
Our team of expert doctors, nurse practitioners, and certified nurse-midwives provides comprehensive and individualized care to all, both uncomplicated and high-risk pregnancies. Our multi-disciplinary team approach allows for the integration with specialists in maternal and fetal medicine, reproductive medicine, and other specialties, as needed.
Our Care Teams
General OB/GYN Physicians and Nurse Practitioners. Our obstetrics and gynecology specialists and nurse practitioners are dedicated to the full spectrum of health care. We take a personalized approach to your health, whether you need routine gynecologic care, pregnancy care, or care for conditions that require ongoing management and/or surgery.
Midwifery Services - A Collaborative Approach. Our team of certified nurse-midwives specializes in providing low intervention care utilizing evidence-based strategies to promote normal, physiologic childbirth. We believe that collaborative care between midwives and physicians yields the very best outcomes for pregnant people and their babies. Our team offers comprehensive pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum care in addition to routine gynecologic care.
Maternal Fetal Medicine for High Risk Pregnancy Care. Our Maternal Fetal Medicine program has obstetricians (also called perinatologists) and nurse practitioners who specialize in caring for those with high-risk pregnancies. We care for families who have experienced high-risk pregnancies in the past, people with chronic health conditions, and those who develop unexpected problems during their pregnancies. We are available for consultation and collaboration with your primary care team as needed.
Genetic Counseling Services. Our genetic counselors are trained to assess risk for genetic disorders and birth defects by reviewing your family and medical history. They can identify screening and testing options that are appropriate either before or during pregnancy to help in planning for a healthy baby. Our goal is to be available to all individuals or couples to educate and support them about their options to insure they make informed decisions.