About Us

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Howard University Hospital offers comprehensive care for women of all ages. We care for women during pregnancy and birth, and we care for them long after menopause.

We have assembled an exceptional team of physicians with the talent and compassion to ensure the highest quality of patient care. Our obstetricians, gynecologists, residents, nurses and staff work closely to provide a family-friendly environment focused on patient safety and satisfaction. Whether patients need routine or specialized care, we have specialists in every area to meet their unique needs.

The Department is divided into five clinical divisions:

  • General Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Dr. J. Sellers
    • Dr. O. Bada
    • Dr. V. McDonald
    • Dr. B. Jones
    • Dr. T. Halscott
    • Dr. S Booker
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
    • Dr. H. Mighty
    • Dr. K. Atkins
    • Dr. T. Halscott
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, Urogynecology
    • Dr. T. Sanses
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

We invite you to visit our labor and delivery unit, nursery and state-of-the-art Perinatal Diagnostic & Ultrasound and Pelvic Floor Centers.

With our commitment to technologic advancements and affordable healthcare, we have incorporated our electronic medical record system and state-of-the-art simulation center to improve surgical and clinical skills. We will continue to promote and develop other programs to enhance women’s health and address disparities. Our faculty also conducts basic and clinical research.

Our Mission:

The mission of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Howard University Hospital is: 

  • To enhance the quality of women’s health care in the Metropolitan Washington community
  • To incorporate evidenced-based medicine approaches to patient care
  • To provide our medical student, residents, and physicians with the necessary educational experiences to ensure the highest quality in obstetric and gynecologic care
  • To participate in clinical research as an integral part of quality patient care