Obstetrician / Gynecologist in Pippa Passes, Kentucky (41844)

Obstetrician / Gynecologist in Pippa Passes, Kentucky

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John P McMurry
606-633-4823
226 Medical Plz Ln
Whitesburg, KY 41858
13.2 mi.
Nathan W Baker
606-633-4871
226 Medical Plz Ln
Whitesburg, KY 41858
13.2 mi.
Lanny C Hadley
606-633-4871
226 Medical Plz Ln
Whitesburg, KY 41858
13.2 mi.
Mirela Elena Gabor
606-377-3427

Mc Dowell, KY 41647
10.1 mi.
Daniel Keith Sanford

Whitesburg, KY 41858
13.2 mi.
Gerardo Lopez

Whitesburg, KY 41858
13.2 mi.
Chandra Varia
606-285-9221
11021 Main St
Martin, KY 41649
16.6 mi.
Enrico Ascani
606-439-1300
145 Citizens Ln Suite B Primary Care Centers Of Eastern Ky
Hazard, KY 41701
18.5 mi.
Cristiane Guberman
606-439-6908
200 Medical Ctr Dr
Hazard, KY 41701
18.5 mi.
Kamar Jahan Ikramuddin
606-886-0682
5251 Ky Rte 321
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
20.2 mi.
Sammie S Gibson
606-889-6160
5000 Ky Rte 321 Suite 2127
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
20.2 mi.
Bruce L Kinney
606-889-6041
5000 Ky Rte 321
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
20.2 mi.
Angela K Maggard
606-478-4600
911 Bypass Rd
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Aaron W Crum
606-437-7356
419 Town Mountain Rd Ste 206
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Tom Oak McGuire
606-437-7356
419 Town Mountain Rd Ste 206
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Rickey A McClellan
606-437-7356
419 Town Mountain Rd Ste 206
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Tina G Gaunt
606-437-5425
1098 S Mayo Trl Ste 303
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Morton Paul Hibbert
606-436-5572
200 Medical Dr Rm 1-J
Hazard, KY 41701
18.5 mi.
Martin James Caliendo
606-886-7456
PO Box 608
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
20.2 mi.
Narong Chalothorn
606-886-2880
206 Archer Mem Clc 36 Dewey St
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
20.2 mi.
Avtar Kaur Kukreja
606-437-9477
PO Box 2620
Pikeville, KY 41502
20.9 mi.
Indira P Malempati
606-432-1458

Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Tom Oak Mc Guire
606-437-7356
419 Town Mountain Rd # 206
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Krishnarao S Potnis
606-432-6900
161 Hibbard St Ste 202
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Rick Alan Mc Clellan
606-437-1014
419 Town Mountain Rd # 206
Pikeville, KY 41501
21.8 mi.
Eunice Louise Johnson
606-666-6240
540 Jett Dr
Jackson, KY 41339
25.4 mi.
Joanna L Santiesteban
606-886-8997
23 Willow Dr Physicians For Women
Auxier, KY 41602
27.9 mi.
Jennifer Erin Mullins
276-679-1623
102 15th St Nw Suite 301
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Isam T Zibdeh
276-679-1624
102 15th St Nw Suite 301
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Tamara K Kincade
276-679-1623
102 15th St Nw Suite 301
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Rodolfo Cartagena
276-679-6280
280 Virginia Ave Ne Suite 106
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Gayle S Vest
276-679-1623
102 15th St Nw Suite 301
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Roseann J Freundel
276-679-1623
102 15th St Nw Suite 301
Norton, VA 24273
28 mi.
Andrew W Krasuski
606-672-2901
100 Hospital Dr
Hyden, KY 41749
33.3 mi.
Ying Sophie Zhao
276-523-0390
1980 Holton Ave E Suite 301
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
34.6 mi.
Edakandyil Manoharan
276-523-0390
1980 Holton Ave E Suite 301
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
34.6 mi.
Adam T Newman
276-523-0390
1980 Holton Ave E Suite 301
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
34.6 mi.
Hullur Rama Murthy

Wise, VA 24293
26.1 mi.
Arthur W North
276-328-4550
716 Spring Ave Ne PO Box 3906
Wise, VA 24293
26.1 mi.
Angela Kay Maggard

Hagerhill, KY 41222
29.5 mi.
William Thomas Madland

Staffordsville, KY 41256
34.2 mi.
Edakandiyil Manoharan
276-762-0841
PO Box 640
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
34.6 mi.
Narong Chalothorn
606-789-6844
609 James Trimble Blvd
Paintsville, KY 41240
36.3 mi.
Agripina D Grino
606-789-6844
609 James Trimble Blvd
Paintsville, KY 41240
36.3 mi.
Merse Turnquest
606-237-0327
26901 Us Hwy 119 N
Belfry, KY 41514
37.8 mi.
Ramzi Aboujaoude
606-237-1700
306 Hospital Dr
South Williamson, KY 41503
38.3 mi.
Javier Garcia
606-237-1790
306 Hospital Dr
South Williamson, KY 41503
38.3 mi.
Nagi H Abadier
606-789-4005
826 S Mayo Trl
Paintsville, KY 41240
36.3 mi.
Jenq Sheng Liu
606-237-1214
PO Box 560
Belfry, KY 41514
37.8 mi.
Narpat Singh Panwar
606-237-9900
306 Hospital Dr Ste 203D
South Williamson, KY 41503
38.3 mi.
Bahman Payman
276-546-1999

Pennington Gap, VA 24277
40.8 mi.
Gabor Geysa Laufer
270-726-9856
PO Box 70
Pennington Gap, VA 24277
40.8 mi.
Brian Jos Bell
269-639-1308

Vansant, VA 24656
41.7 mi.
Abraham M Betre

Williamson, WV 25661
41.8 mi.
George Francis Craft
Route 83 Slate Creek Po Box 669
Grundy, VA 24614
41.9 mi.
Thomas L Goodin
606-573-7771
132 Village Ctr Rd
Harlan, KY 40831
48 mi.
Yung Lee
606-573-4520
37 Ball Park Rd
Harlan, KY 40831
48 mi.
Emeka C Anumba
606-959-7790
94 Marie Langdon Dr Suite 4
Manchester, KY 40962
51 mi.
Curtis Denver Edens
606-638-4900
108 W Madison St
Louisa, KY 41230
52.1 mi.
Antoun Youssef Khabbaz

Harlan, KY 40831
48 mi.
Ira J Azizpour
606-598-2800
213 Main St
Manchester, KY 40962
51 mi.
Faye Joanne Whiting
606-598-7900
94 Marie Langdon Dr Ste 4
Manchester, KY 40962
51 mi.
Tamara Kay Kincade

Lebanon, VA 24266
54.9 mi.
Judith A Goettert
276-944-5033
Tate & Carroll Sts
Lebanon, VA 24266
54.9 mi.
David Afram
304-831-1670
20 Hospital Dr
Logan, WV 25601
57 mi.
Pimpa Suttiratana
304-239-3888
Hc68 Box 1000 Ste 3 Community Health Foundation Of Logan
Logan, WV 25601
57 mi.
Emmanuel O Soyoola
304-752-6780
70 Hospital Dr Kruger Medical Plz Ste 200
Logan, WV 25601
57 mi.
Brett Allen Manthey
276-628-4232
407 E Main St
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Peter C Earl
276-628-6011
155 E Valley St Glenrochie Mediacl Bldg Ste 200
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Wendy Replogle Strawbridge
276-628-4232
407 E Main St
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Lenita Thibault
423-224-4920
135 W Ravine Rd Suite 1a
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Barbara Richardson-Cox
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Scott Fowler
423-247-7500
105 W Stone Dr Ste 2b
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Christopher Mitchell
423-247-7500
105 W Stone Dr Ste 2b
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Joy Anderson
423-246-3500
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Darlene Fogg
423-224-4920
135 Ravine Rd Suite 1a
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
James P Beckner
423-224-3220
130 W Ravine Rd Suite 3a
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Chadi Jarjoura
423-247-7500
117 W Sevier Ave Ste 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Jorge Gabriel Lodeiro
423-224-3146
132 W Sevier Ave Suite 1
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Donald R Lovelace
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
John R Hereford
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Mark L Withrow
423-246-3500
2002 Brookside Dr Ste 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Octavio J Pinell
243-246-3500
2002 Brookside Dr Ste 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Rosanne Kappa
423-224-4920
135 W Ravine Rd Suite 1a
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
John W Boyle
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Lidia W L Kao
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Robert Saunders
423-224-3220
130 W Ravine Rd Ste 3a
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Robert H Reiff
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Judith P Fischer
423-427-4201
One Sheridan Square Suite 105
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Jack R Crowder
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Sheldon H Fisher
423-246-3500
2002 Brookside Dr Ste 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Sean Patrick White
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Charlotte S Keene
423-392-6370
2002 Brookside Dr Suite 300
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Christy Lenore Stevens
423-247-7500
105 W Stone Dr Ste 2b
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Renda K Knapp
276-596-9660
2951 W Front St Suite 2900
Richlands, VA 24641
59.4 mi.
Timothy Andrew Presnell
276-964-6771
1 Clinic Dr Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641
59.4 mi.
Thimmoji Rao Nagaraja
276-964-6771
1 Clinic Dr Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641
59.4 mi.
Dowell Edward Mullins
276-964-6771
1 Clinic Dr Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641
59.4 mi.
Suthipan Chevy
304-583-8585
650 E McDonald Ave
Man, WV 25635
61.3 mi.
Yelameli S Murthy
276-964-6764
1100 Cedar Valley Dr
Cedar Bluff, VA 24609
61.7 mi.
Susan Beth Robertson
606-337-5885
121 Virginia Ave Suite C 200
Pineville, KY 40977
62.9 mi.
John James Jos Tasker
423-349-1200
PO Box 2072
Kingsport, TN 37662
56.8 mi.
Edmund S Darroux
304-792-1695
Dept Obgyn 20 Hospital Dr
Logan, WV 25601
57 mi.
Cynthia Emily Heresi

Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Jay Wayne Lavigne
276-628-4335
277 White St Ne
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Christine Parker Neal
276-628-4335
Abingdon Obgyn Pc 277 White St Ne
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Joseph Bradley Terry
276-628-4335
277 White St Ne
Abingdon, VA 24210
57.6 mi.
Pickens Allison Gantt
423-392-6330
2204 Pavilion Dr Ste 307
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
John Wm Stutsman
423-247-2252
Kingsport Womens Grp Pc 1 Sheridan Sq Ste 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
John Farris Farr
423-247-7500
164 E Ravine Rd
Kingsport, TN 37660
59.3 mi.
Scott Raymond Fowler
706-722-7458
135 W Reivine Ste 4B
Kingsport, TN 37664
60.8 mi.
Thimmojirao Nagaraja
276-964-6764
PO Box 787
Cedar Bluff, VA 24609
61.7 mi.
Eugene Gregory Rudd
423-844-1000
PO Box 5
Bristol, TN 37621
63.1 mi.
Charles I Smith
606-784-6641
234 Medical Cir
Morehead, KY 40351
67.4 mi.
Robert H Doepke
606-784-6641
234 Medical Cir
Morehead, KY 40351
67.4 mi.
Stephen Basil Mitchell
606-784-6641
234 Medical Cir
Morehead, KY 40351
67.4 mi.
Vaishali C Moghe
606-878-3240
803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 200
London, KY 40741
69.4 mi.
Thomas Mechas
606-878-3240
803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 200
London, KY 40741
69.4 mi.
Charles B Barton
606-878-3240
803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 200
London, KY 40741
69.4 mi.
Gayatri C Maniar
606-878-3240
803 Meyers Baker Rd Ste 200
London, KY 40741
69.4 mi.
David Marden
423-844-5640
1 Medical Park Blvd Suite 205e
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Jeffrey McQueary
423-844-4925
350 Steeles Rd
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Jeffrey Ray Looney
423-844-4925
350 Steeles Rd Unit 1
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Wesley F Adams
423-968-2182
2901 W State St
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Gary C Boyle
423-968-2182
2901 W State St
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Donald Alan Guadagnoli
423-844-4175
663 Hwy 126 Suite 1
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Katherine Scruggs
423-844-4925
350 Steeles Rd
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Alan L Gorrell
423-844-6220
1 Medical Park Blvd Suite 208e
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Dennis Samuel
423-844-4925
350 Steeles Rd
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Deana L Harmon
423-844-4925
350 Steeles Rd
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Scott Matson
423-626-2410
411 Blue Top Rd
Tazewell, TN 37879
70.3 mi.
Aly A M Gorrafa
304-436-8708
454 McDowell St
Welch, WV 24801
74 mi.
James Danl Moore
276-628-6011
PO Box 1192
Abingdon, VA 24212
65.4 mi.
Roger Arthur Glover
276-628-6011
PO Box 596
Abingdon, VA 24212
65.4 mi.
Sulabha Suhas Mujumdar
606-248-3100
PO Box 1208
Middlesboro, KY 40965
66.6 mi.
Kenneth Morris Sussman
606-242-1451
3602 Cumberland Ave
Middlesboro, KY 40965
66.6 mi.
Michelle A Horvath

Abingdon, VA 24211
67.4 mi.
Melanie Ann Leight

Abingdon, VA 24211
67.4 mi.
Jill Renee Talley-Horne
803-895-6612

Piney Flats, TN 37686
67.9 mi.
Jeffrey Allen Mc Queary
423-844-4925
#1 350 Steeles Rd
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
David Paul Russell
423-968-3033
249 Midway Medical Park
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Kevin David Breniman
423-968-3033
249 Midway Medical Park
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Karen Eller Shelton
423-968-3033
249 Midway St
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
Wesley Jackson Harris
423-968-3033
249 Midway Medical Park
Bristol, TN 37620
70 mi.
David Clyde Jude

Huntington, WV 25704
71.3 mi.
Frank Henry Catron
PO Box 495
Corbin, KY 40702
73.6 mi.
Lloyd Rogers Barnes
423-787-7060
1410 Tusculum Blvd Ste 1800
Greeneville, TN 37745
73.7 mi.
Peter A Reardon
423-787-7050
1410 Tusculum Blvd Ste 1300
Greeneville, TN 37745
73.7 mi.
Dennis Cipriano Tumbokon
304-436-3728

Welch, WV 24801
74 mi.
Mrudula Jashwant Shah
606-836-8188
PO Box 2256
Ashland, KY 41105
79.9 mi.
James D Hourigan
606-528-5527
1 Trillium Way Ste 200
Corbin, KY 40701
75.2 mi.
Travis Daniel Gilbert
606-528-5527
1 Trillium Way Suite 200
Corbin, KY 40701
75.2 mi.
Yvon Parent
606-528-5527
1 Trillium Way Ste 200
Corbin, KY 40701
75.2 mi.
William Edward Viner
606-528-5527
1 Trillium Way Ste 200
Corbin, KY 40701
75.2 mi.
Herbert Myers
304-697-2014
1630 13th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Thomas W Jernigan
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd 1st Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Yolanda Y Campbell
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
David P Roe
423-794-5500
301 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Norman A Assad
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd 1st Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Martin E Olsen
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Brenda L Dawley
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Joseph L Kennedy
423-461-8880
408 N State Of Franklin Rd Suite Ste 31
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Selman I Welt
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd First Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
David C Jude
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Bruce R Selman
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Eva Carol Pickler
423-926-8813
2 Professional Park Dr Suite 21
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Joseph Phillip Assaley
304-522-3420
1660 12th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Larry Allen Caserta
304-525-5405
220 13 St
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Javier M Vallejos
304-529-2790
2628 5th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Kathryn A Knodel
304-529-4117
1124 19th St
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Sheri L Holmes
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Hisham Ahmed Keblawi
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
David G Chaffin
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Uchenna C Nwosu
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Lisa G Burke
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Brian H Dunkelberger
423-794-1300
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 200
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Stephen T Box
423-794-1300
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 200
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Kelley Dawn Clark
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd 1st Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Naushad Haziq
304-525-4202
612 6th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Kevin J Conaway
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Jill R Talley-Horne
423-794-1300
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 200
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Theodore P Haddox
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Brian Bower
304-697-2014
1630 13th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Paul Samuel Lee
304-522-3420
1660 12th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Roland Keith Huffaker
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd First Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Olga Sarkodie
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Rosemary McCarthy
423-926-8813
2 Professional Park Dr Suite 21
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Brooke E Foulk
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Marcia Sentell
423-794-1300
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 200
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Jeffrey Taylor Hinton
423-926-8813
2 Professional Park Dr Suite 21
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Robert C Nerhood
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Benjamin M Edwards
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Carolyn E Clark
304-529-4117
1124 19th St
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Amy Carrillo
423-926-8813
2 Professional Park Dr Suite 21
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Brenda Jane Crowder
423-926-8813
2 Professional Park Dr Suite 21
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Rafael Evencio Molina
304-697-2014
1630 13th Ave
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Frederick R Jelovsek
423-439-7272
325 N State Of Franklin Rd 1st Floor
Johnson City, TN 37604
75.4 mi.
Stephen J Feaster
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Bruce A Ratcliff
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.
Shailini Singh
304-691-1400
1600 Medical Ctr Dr Suite 4500
Huntington, WV 25701
75.4 mi.

Obstetrician / Gynecologist / Obstetrician / Gynecologist


Obstetricians and Gynecologists specialize in the female reproductive system, the fetus and the newborn. Some OBGYN physicians specialize in one field or the other, rather than both. Obstetrics involves care of women during pregnancy, delivery of babies and follow-up treatment. Gynecology is the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the female reproductive organs and the reproductive process. Conditions treated are infertility, infections of the genital tract, cancer of the genital organs and complications of pregnancy. Included is prescription for birth control and performance of sterilization procedures. Pelvic surgery, including hysterectomies are performed. Medication, diet and/or exercise is prescribed.

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