Gwendolyn Patterson Cobbs, MD
Virginia Hospital Center
Insurance accepted: 
Johns Hopkins Medicare Advantage
Provider Network of America
Priority Partners MCO
TriCare Prime US Family Health Plan
OneNet PPO
Medicare Railroad
United HealthCare
Maryland Physicians Care MCO
Maryland Medical Assistance
BlueChoice HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maryland
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield of the National Capital Area
Beech Street
Anthem BCBS Par and PPO (Not in the Pathway Network)
Aetna (Not in the QHP network)
Coventry Health Care
MAMSI- Optimum Choice, MDIPA, MAMSI Life & Health
Johns Hopkins EHP
Coventry of VA - Formerly Southern Health
First Health

Dr. Gwendolyn Patterson Cobbs  is a board certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist and has been practicing in Northern Virginia since 1999. She has practiced at Reston Hospital , Fairfax Hospital and is currently working at Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington. She is a graduate of The Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.,  Goucher College in Towson, MD where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Georgetown University Medical School /Georgetown University’s Medical Center where she completed her medical degree and training in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Cobbs is well trained in Laparoscopic gynecologic surgery, Hysteroscopic  surgery, Infertility, Endometriosis, Fibroids, HPV, Contraception and Obstetrics.  She enjoys educating women about their bodies during all stages of life from the teen years to menopause.

Dr. Cobbs has received awards for her leadership abilities and medical practices: She has been named one of America’s Top OB/GYN’s every year since 2008.  She was also awarded the Sarah E. Stewart leadership award by Georgetown University Medical School.

Dr. Cobbs has been involved in research projects involving male contraception, uterine cancer and adolescent pregnancy.  She also is a clinical instructor with Georgetown University Medical School,  James Madison University’s Physician Assistant program and with the Physician Assistant’s Program at Shenandoah University.

Dr. Cobbs was also the founder and president of the Genesis Food Pantry, Inc.  from  1997-20011.  This organization helped to feed families in the Washington, DC metro area.  She has also has performed missions work in South Africa and in Haiti and has worked with the organization “Birthmothers” for crisis pregnancy.  In her free time, Dr. Cobbs enjoys outdoor acitivities with her three sons and attends Grace Covenant Church in Chantilly, VA.


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4040 Fairfax Dr, Suite 801
Arlington  Virginia  22203
United States

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The providers of Capital Women's Care seek the highest quality medical and ethical standard in an environment that nurtures the spirit of caring for every woman.


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