Veronica Gomez-Lobo, MD Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologist | Director of the Positive Reevaluation of Urogenital Differences (PROUD) Clinic



Veronica Gomez-Lobo, MD, is the Director of the Disorder of Sexual Development (DSD) Clinic and Director of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at Children’s National Health System. Dr. Gomez-Lobo is an obstetrician gynecologist who specializes in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. She currently provides care at MedStar Washington Hospital Center (WHC), MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, and Children's National. 

The program provides services in the care of girls and adolescents with gynecologic issues such as menstrual abnormalities, polycystic ovary syndrome, differences in sex development, vulvar dermatologic conditions as well as pelvic masses. Other conditions include: 

Pediatric vulvovaginitis
Pre-puberty vaginal bleeding
Vulvar lesions and skin disorders
Precocious and delayed puberty
Heavy menstrual bleeding
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
Pelvic pain
Contraception including IUDs and Nexplanon

Ovarian cysts
Pelvic masses
Vaginal agenesis/MRKH
Imperforate hymen
Structural abnormalities of the vagina and uterus
After care for repaired congenital genitourinary abnormalities

Dr. Gomez-Lobo has an academic interest in pediatric and adolescent gynecology as well as women’s health issues in solid organ transplant recipients, and is the clerkship site director for Georgetown University Medical Students. She performs research, and has published/lectured extensively regarding the issues in the field of pediatric gynecology as well as obstetrics and gynecology issues in transplant recipients.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Residency Program, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1993
    Tufts Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1990
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • MD, 1989
    Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • BS, 1985
    Georgetown University


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Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Common pediatric vulvar complaints

(2014) Contemporary Ob/Gyn

Multidisciplinary care for individuals with disorders of sex development

(2014) Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol

Pregnancy and Contraception in Transplantation

(2014) The Textbook of Organ Transplantation

Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Education through Simulation (PAGES): Development and evaluation of a simulation curriculum

(2014) J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol

Effects of Age, Parity, and Device Type on Complications and Discontinuation of Intrauterine Devices

(2014) Obstet Gynecol

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