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Answering Service is Down Today 12/26/22

Our Answering Service is currently experiencing down time due to an outage. If you have a medical emergency or think you are in labor, please proceed to labor and delivery or the emergency room at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital.

Retirement Message from Dr. William Martin

It is with a mixture of sadness and joy that I announce my retirement from the practice of medicine, as of January 1, 2022. While I am looking forward to having the opportunity to spend more time with my wife, children, grandchildren, and to travel and pursue other interests, I will miss the challenges and… Read more

Get the Facts: COVID-19 Vaccines, Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Fertility

Register for a Virtual Discussion on Thursday, Sept. 9 from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Register for a virtual panel discussion with three trusted Sentara and EVMS physicians who will answer your questions about COVID-19 vaccination as it relates to pregnancy, breastfeeding, fertility, and children’s health. This webinar is free and open to all. The panel… Read more

Congratulations to Dr. Pamela Pyle and Dr. Dan Unger for being honored as the John J. Krueger Lectureship Physicians of the Year

Congratulations to our own Pamela Pyle, M.D., and her husband, Dan Unger, M.D. for being honored as the 2020 “John J. Krueger Lectureship Foundation Physicians of the Year” by the Virginia Beach Medical Community. The purpose of the Krueger Foundation is is to further the educational, philanthropic, and collegial efforts of the Virginia Beach Medical… Read more

Sentara Princess Anne Family Maternity Center Virtual Birthing Tour

The current COVID-19 pandemic has led to many changes with regard to how we deliver healthcare, and has impacted how prenatal education is delivered to expectant parents. For the safety of our patients and their families, Sentara Princess Anne Hospital (SPAH) Family Maternity Center has created a virtual tour of their facilities in order to… Read more

Maura Eaton, WHNP

We are pleased to welcome a new nurse practitioner to our healthcare team.  Please join us in welcoming Maura Eaton, WHNP, to Virginia Beach OB/GYN!   We are excited about the knowledge and experience she will bring to our practice.  Maura will be joining us on June 1, 2020.

Watch Dr. Mary Burns on Coast Live!

Watch Mary Burns, MD, on Coast Live as she describes causes and treatments for Pelvic Floor Disorders.  Millions of women needlessly suffer from urinary and fecal incontinence because they believe it is a natural consequence of aging.  Not So!  Watch as Dr. Burns clears up some common misconceptions.  Click this link:

Congratulations to Virginia Beach OBGYN’s 2016 Top Docs!

Lisbet Hanson, MD, Pamela Pyle, MD, and Reena Talreja-Pelaez, MD were honored as Coastal Virginia Magazine’s 2016 Top Docs of OB/GYN!  This award is the result of a survey completed by their physician peers in Hampton Roads.    Please join us in congratulating them for this well-deserved honor.

Join Us This Friday, February 5th as we Go Red For Women in the fight against heart disease!

Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. Fortunately, we can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. That’s why this year we are asking that you join our physicians and staff as… Read more

Congratulations to Virginia Beach OB/GYN for being the first practice in the state to achieve SCOPE certification!

Please join us in congratulating our physicians and staff on becoming the first practice in the state of Virginia to achieve SCOPE certification. SCOPE (Safety Certification in Outpatient Practice Excellence) is a voluntary comprehensive patient safety review program available to medical practices in which obstetrics and/or gynecology services are provided. SCOPE assesses the implementation and… Read more

Congratulations Dr. Rodgers

Congratulations to Natalie Rodgers, M.D. on passing her oral board examination in Obstetrics and Gynecology.  She is now a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist!

Dr. Hanson appointed as Ambassador for ISOUG!

Congratulations Dr. Hanson! Congratulations to Dr. Lisbet Hanson for being appointed as an Ambassador for the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISOUG)! ISUOG’s new Ambassador program aims to support membership growth and provide educational opportunities in underrepresented regions of the world. These 16 Ambassadors have been appointed in recognition of the work… 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

Congratulations Dr. Mary Burns!

Congrats! Congratulations to Dr. Mary Burns on her recent certification in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery! Dr. Burns is among the first group of obstetrician/gynecologists to become board certified in this new sub-specialty. We’re so proud! Return to Latest News

Congratulations Dr. Lisbet Hanson!

Congratulations to Dr. Lisbet Hanson! She is the 2013 John Krueger Lectureship Physician of the Year! Dr. John Jay Krueger was a prominent Virginia Beach physician and community leader for 32 years before his death in 1996. As a pathologist, he organized and directed the laboratory, and served as president of the Virginia Beach General… Read more