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Mildred R Chernofsky, M.D.

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  • Gynecologic Oncologist, Sibley Center for Gynecologic Oncology and Advanced Pelvic Surgery
  • Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Languages: English, Spanish


Advanced Laparoscopy, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Gynecologic Cancers, Gynecological Surgery, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Ovarian Cancer, Robotic Surgery, Uterine Cancer, Vulvar Cancer more

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Appointment Phone: 202-243-5295
5255 Loughboro Road NW
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Fax: 202-537-4662


Dr. Mildred R. Chernofsky is a gynecologic oncologist at Sibley Memorial Hospital and an associate professor in obstetrics and gynecology at George Washington University School of Medicine and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS). She is board certified in gynecology and gynecologic oncology and practices out of the Sibley Center for Gynecologic Oncology and Advanced Pelvic Surgery. Dr. Chernofsky is affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital and George Washington University Hospital. 

With a focus on gynecology and obstetrics, Dr. Chernofsky has an expertise in advanced laparoscopy, gestational trophoblastic disease and robotic surgery.  

Dr. Chernofsky earned her medical degree from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. She completed a general internship and a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the National Naval Medical Center of San Diego, as well as a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the Los Angeles County/University of Southern California Medical Center. 

Dr. Chernofsky was named a Top Doctor in the Washington D.C. and Washington-Baltimore areas by Castle Connolly in 2012 and 2014. She was also named a Top Doctor in the D.C. region by Washingtonian Magazine. Dr. Chernofsky is also a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Dr. Chernofsky has clinical interests in uterine, ovarian, cervical and vulvar cancers, as well as genital dysplasia. She has contributed to numerous clinical trials in her position as a principal investigator for Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG), as well as various publications and presentations. Dr. Chernofsky also participates in patient educational forums both locally and those sponsored by the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. more


  • Gynecologic Oncologist, Sibley Center for Gynecologic Oncology and Advanced Pelvic Surgery
  • Principal Investigator, Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) Clinical Trials
  • Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics

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  • MD; Penn State College of Medicine (1995)


  • Obstetrics & Gynecology; Naval Medical Center San Diego (1999)


  • Gynecologic Oncology; LAC + USC Medical Center (2002)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Gynecologic Oncology) (2006)
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstetrics And Gynecology) (2004)

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The Johns Hopkins Medicine Report with WTOP-FM: gynecologic oncology. 

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