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Richard J Beckerman, M.D.

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Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sibley Memorial Hospital


Languages: English, English

Expertise: Gynecology, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Obstetrics, Women's Health


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Dr. Richard J. Beckerman is the chairman of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Sibley Memorial Hospital. Before this position, he served as the department’s vice chairman for nine years.


His general expertise is in obstetrics and gynecology, in addition to critical care medicine, anesthesiology, women’s health and minimally invasive surgery. 


Dr. Beckerman earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin. He earned his Masters in Physiology at Georgetown University, where he also earned his medical degree. Dr. Beckerman completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at George Washington University Hospital.


Dr. Beckerman is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He was named a Top MD by Consumers Checkbook and Most Compassionate Doctor by the American Registry. more


  • Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sibley Memorial Hospital

Departments / Divisions

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sibley Memorial Hospital



  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine (1986)


  • George Washington University Hospital / Obstetrics & Gynecology (1990)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology / Obstetrics And Gynecology (1992)

Activities & Honors


  • 2015 Clinical Collaboration and Teamwork Award, Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Awards for Physicians and Care Teams, 2015
  • Top Doctor, Consumers' Checkbook
  • Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry


  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists


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Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

GMW discusses male birth control with Dr. Richard J. Beckerman, M.D., FACOG. ABC 7/WJLA (11/18/2016)

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