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Department of Gynecology & Obstetrics

The distinguished faculty of the Johns Hopkins Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics provide women with compassionate, research-based care at every stage of life. Led by Dr. Andrew Satin, our team of highly trained experts is advancing the field of gynecology and obstetrics through remarkable patient care, trailblazing research and comprehensive training of the next generation of women’s health leaders.

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Meet Our Experts 
Our well-known and respected physicians care for women at every stage of life.

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Explore Our Research
Led by Dr. James Segars, our team of highly funded reproductive scientists are developing new treatments for women and their offspring.

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Apply for our top-ranked residency and fellowship programs.


Featured Stories

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Our History
Discover the history of gynecology and obstetrics at Johns Hopkins.

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Zika Virus: What You Should Know
As the Zika virus becomes more prominent throughout the Americas, awareness and prevention efforts are increasing for expectant mothers. Learn what you need to know about the Zika virus.

News and Events

What Ob-Gyns Wish Women Knew About Their Fertility

Shape magazine interviews physicians, including Mindy Christianson, M.D., about ovulation, egg freezing and other areas related to female fertility.

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Johns Hopkins Winter 2017 Gynecology Newsletter

Discover the latest innovations and advancements from the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, including advances in ovarian cancer research, immunotherapy trials for endometrial cancer and minimally invasive surgery options for gynecologic conditions.

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Our Patient-Centered Care


Cervical Cancer | Ashley's Story

Ashley was diagnosed with a rare form of cervical cancer when she was 29 weeks pregnant with her first child. Watch and learn how experts at Johns Hopkins were able to save her life and the life of her unborn son.

First Annual Fetal Therapy Family Picnic

Over the summer, the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy hosted its First Annual Family Picnic. The picnic provided families with the opportunity to meet others who had gone through similar challenges during their pregnancies. The event was also a treat for the Center for Fetal Therapy team, who loved spending time with their littlest patients and celebrating them with their families.