Posts By: Colleen Mathias

TEEN CARE

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic… Read more

Gynecology

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic… Read more

Losing Weight and Winning the Battle of the Bulge

One  of the most common challenges that our society and our patients face is maintaining a healthy weight. Obesity is both a national epidemic and a personal struggle for many patients and for me. In my patient population and personal life, certain choices are consistently associated with success in weight loss and weight maintenance. These… Read more

Sentara Princess Anne

OBGYN Chesapeake VA

Sentara Princess Anne Hospital is a 160-bed acute care hospital that serves Southern Virginia Beach, as well as the neighboring Chesapeake and northeastern North Carolina communities. Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, in partnership with Bon Secours Virginia, brings quality clinical outcomes, experienced physicians, award winning patient safety initiatives, advanced technology and a patient-centered approach to care… Read more

Welcome Dr. Nugent!

Welcome Dr. Nugent! We are excited to announce that Andrea Scharfe Nugent, MD., will be joining Virginia Beach Obstetrics & Gynecology, PC, on September 2, 2014!   Dr. Nugent was trained in Dublin, at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. She completed her OB/GYN Internship and Residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD…. Read more

Best of the Beach!

Congratulations Everyone! Thank you to our patients and supporters who voted for Virginia Beach Obstetrics & Gynecology as the best OB/GYN practice in Virginia Beach! We won GOLD in Pilot’s 2014 Best Of Contest!

Virginia Beach Obstetrics & Gynocology is a Winner!

Congratulations to …us! Virginia Beach Obstetrics and Gynecology has been awarded American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Ultrasound Practice Accreditation in the areas of Gynecology and First, Second, and Third Trimester Obstetrical Ultrasound. We achieved this recognition by meeting rigorous voluntary guidelines set by the diagnostic ultrasound profession. All facets of the practice were… Read more

How to Beat Insomnia and Get Back to ZZZZZZ…

One of the most common complaints among my patients is that of poor sleep.  From difficulty falling asleep to middle of the night awakening to restlessness with poor sleep quality–the complaints keep coming! Whether you are an expectant mother struggling to sleep, or a new mom trying to get much-needed rest, there are several things… Read more

A Salute to Military Mommas

Like most women, I can vividly remember the day I went into labor with my second child. My contractions started on a Sunday morning, and I was in denial. I began that Sunday like any other during my husband’s 2nd deployment. I woke up, showered, dressed, and helped my two year old put on a… Read more

Bladder Control: Another great benefit of Botox

Did you know there is another great reason to love BOTOX? Many of us know the advantages of Botox- keeping us ladies and gents from losing our fountain of youth. There have always been known, but limited medical uses for this lovely substance until now. A recent study was presented at the  American Urogynecologic Society’s… Read more