VALINDA RIGGINS NWADIKE MD, MPH
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Obstetrics and Gynecology Practitioner and Gynecology surgeon with 19 years’ experience performing deliveries and gynecologic surgeries. Skilled in prenatal, antenatal and postpartum care. Performance of high -risk deliveries, reproductive and infertility services. Extensive knowledge of obstetrics, gynecologic surgeries, reproductive endocrinology, family planning and office procedures.
Licenses and Memberships
Current medical license from the Maryland Medical Board in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current medical license from the Virginia Board of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current medical license from Michigan
Current license from North Carolina
Drug Enforcement Administration license Maryland and Virginia
Board Certified, Diplomat American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrician/Gynecologist- Hospitalist St. Francis Hospital
March 2010 to Current
OB Hospitalist Group - Site Director – Midlothian, VA
Provide prenatal care to pregnant women, delivered babies and provide postnatal care to mother and infant.
Perform emergency surgeries as indicated through the emergency department
Consulted with other physicians and readily assisted during surgeries.
Delivered medical services to patients daily in a hospital environment.
Admitted and treated patients as part of the hospitals 24-hour on-call services.
Gynecologist- Shah Associates
October 2012- August 2020
Office based gynecology practice. Perform pap smears, annual exams, provide birth control services, perform office based procedures and gynecology surgeries
Attending OB/GYN Physician Prince George Hospital
August 2008 to January 2011
Hospitalist- Per Diem- Managed labor and delivery patients, performed deliveries, Cesarean sections, performed consult on patients in the emergency room and hospital.
Resident teaching- supervise and instruct obstetrics and gynecology residents at Howard University Medical School
Obstetrician Gynecologist- Private Practice St. Mary's Hospital
July 2001 to December 2010
Joyce Neal MD – Charlotte Hall, MD
Provided prenatal care to pregnant women, delivered babies and provided postnatal care to mother and infant.
Performed gynecologic surgeries including laparoscopic surgeries, Dilation and evacuation, hysterectomy and office procedures
Thoroughly assessed patients to determine medical condition and level of surgical risk.
Education and Training
Johns Hopkins University May 1987
Baltimore, MD, USA
Bachelor of Art
Recipient of Johns Hopkins Scholarship
Member Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
Columbia University May 1991
New York, New York, USA
Maternal and Child Health (Population)
Masters of Public Health
Coursework in Public Health
Top 2% of class
University of Illinois College of Medicine May 1996
Co founder Women in Medicine
Carilion Hospital 1999
Hahnemann University 2001
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Top resident Reproductive Endocrinology Award
●Chairwoman- Continuum of Care Committee St. Mary's Hospital 2005-2014
●Coordinate quality assurance measures
●Establish hospital benchmarks
●Review and evaluate performance standards and hospital protocols
Bruce T, Nwadike VR - Clinical indications in postpartum anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorders
Nwadike VR, Turner D - Postpartum fetal outcome analysis in women with substance abuse
Nwadike VR, Bayless R - Correlation of endometrial biopsies and progesterone levels
Nwadike,V Das, Krishna America's Board Review Course Written test Manual 2010-present
Free Clinic, Roanoke VA 1996-1998
●Participated in a wide variety of charitable works to support the uninsured.
●Provided free breast and pelvic exams
●Prescribed medications for ongoing care.
●Red Cross Blood Drive- Volunteer 1985- 2000
●EM Provided instruction in obstetrical emergencies to EMS students
●Taught basic obstetrical care
Obstetrics and gynecology expertise
Fluent in Spanish
Associate Clinical Professor in Family Medicine
Preventive care expert
Medical College of Virginia
Quality assurance awareness
●Teaching Award for Excellence in Mentoring
Medical Students ● Clinical benchmarking
● Obstetrics instructor -St. Mary's County 2003-2007