Obstetrics and Gynecology Patient Care
Dedicated to providing patient-centered quality care to optimize women's health during each phase of life.
Meet our providers
Alfred Abuhamad, MD
Dr. Abuhamad plays a vital role within the institution and in EVMS Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is the Mason C. Andrews Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as President and Provost of EVMS and Dean of the School of Medicine. Dr. Abuhamad has been a pioneering figure in ultrasound education, putting EVMS at the forefront of handheld ultrasound curriculum. He has served as President of the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Foundation and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education and Chair of the Ob Right program. Dr. Abuhamad has authored 31 book chapters, 156 articles in peer-reviewed journals and two textbooks on fetal echocardiography.Read More
Joseph Hudgens, MD
Dr. Hudgens, Vice Chairman of Gynecologic Services, Director of the Sentara-EVMS Advanced Gynecologic Surgery Center and Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, is an expert in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Dr. Hudgens pioneered the 2-port myomectomy, which uses a specialized laparoscopic port that allows multiple tools to be inserted through the belly button. The surgical technique decreases the size and number of scars for patients.Read More
Peter Takacs, MD, PhD, CPE
Peter Takacs, MD, PhD, CPE currently serves as Henry Clay Hofheimer II Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Takacs is a member of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Fellowship training in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive surgery at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital provided Dr. Takacs with the clinical expertise needed to take care of women with pelvic floor dysfunctions.Read More