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Pregnancy & Hematology Clinic

The GW Medical Faculty Associates, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Department of Hematology & Oncology, cater to your health needs. We are welcoming preconception, pregnant, or post-partum women with specific blood or hematologic conditions that are inherited or acquired to receive specialized care by two of our physicians, Dr. Homa Ahmadzia (Maternal Fetal Medicine) and Dr. Najeebah Bade (Hematology). We offer multi-disciplinary exceptional care in an innovative fashion.

Since pregnancy can be a time with increased risk of blood clots or bleeding, especially at delivery, joint visits with our physicians will help optimize your individualized care. We treat the following conditions and disorders:

Bleeding and coagulation disorders:

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  • Hemophilia
  • Von Willebrand disease
  • Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
  • Gestational thrombocytopenia
  • Other factor deficiencies and platelet disorders
  • Factor XI deficiency
  • Ehlers Danlos
  • History of severe HELLP
  • TTP
  • Severe postpartum hemorrhage

Clotting disorders:

  • History of blood clot (PE/DVT/stroke, etc)
  • Hereditary clotting disorder (prothrombin gene mutation, factor v leiden gene mutation, protein c deficiency, protein s deficiency, antithrombin III deficiency, etc)
  • Acquired clotting disorder (anti-phospholipid syndrome)

Blood count disorders:

  • Anemias (including but not limited to thalassemia and sickle cell disease)
  • Bone marrow disorders (polycythemia vera, essential thrombocytosis, etc)

Schedule an Appointment

For appointments with the Pregnancy & Hematology clinic,
please call: (202) 741-2500

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