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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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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 prevention and screening for Zika virus, as well as how you can contribute to Johns Hopkins' Zika research.

News and Events

Ovarian Cancer Research Team Receives Development Award

The Ovarian Cancer Research Team at Johns Hopkins, led by Ie-Ming Shih, M.D., Ph.D., has received the 2017 Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance Collaborative Research Development Grant. This award will allow the team to test new and various treatment strategies for ovarian cancer, with the hope of reducing the mortality rate of this disease.

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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.

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia | Natika's Story

After having an ultrasound at 21 weeks, it was suspected that Natika’s baby had a left side congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). Her obstetrician referred Natika to the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy and after further scans, the diagnosis was confirmed by the team.