Geri Hewitt

Geri Hewitt, MD

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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About Me

Geri Hewitt, MD, is a general obstetrician and gynecologist and professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

Dr. Hewitt earned her medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine where she was elected into the Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society. She did her Ob/Gyn residency at Georgetown University Medical Center, where she served as the administrative chief resident her final year.

After completing residency, Dr. Hewitt returned to Ohio State as a faculty member in the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology. Her clinical interests include general obstetrics and gynecology as well as pediatric and adolescent gynecology (PAG). She maintains an adult faculty practice at Stoneridge Obstetrics and Gynecology were she serves as the medical director. Additionally, she is the chief of obstetrics and gynecology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital where she runs a gynecology referral specialty clinic addressing reproductive health needs of patients from birth through age 21 years.

Dr. Hewitt serves as a board examiner in general obstetrics and gynecology for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG.) She is also on the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Writing Committee for ABOG and the PROLOGUE Writing Committee for the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). She is active in the national PAG organization, NASPAG, serving on the Executive Committee since 2010. She is currently serving her first year of a three-year term as the treasurer of NASPAG. Dr. Hewitt is also an editor for the journal JPAG’s “Tips for Clinicians” section. Dr. Hewitt has written numerous articles and book chapters on clinical issues in PAG and has spoken at many national meetings. Dr. Hewitt has served the FDA on committees examining Plan B, and most recently the contraceptive patch and drosperinone-containing oral contraceptives.

Dr. Hewitt’s passions outside of medicine primarily revolve around her family, which includes her husband, two sons, and a large yellow lab. When time allows, she loves being outside, particularly when it involves skiing, hiking, gardening, cycling or water sports. She is also an avid reader and knitter.

Highlights

  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2011–2018
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America, 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Women's Health
  • Preeclampsia
  • Reproductive Health
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
  • Pregnancy
  • Parturition

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Residency

Obstetrics / Gynecology
Georgetown University Hospital
7/1/1991 - 6/30/1994

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of OB/GYN
11/15/1996

My Department

Obstetrics & Gynecology

My Division

General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Reviews

254 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.8
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

50 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 01, 2018

Knowledgeable, personable, good listening ability and remembers personal details for good interpersonal relationship, gives clear and direct medical advice.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2018

Always very good.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2018

I love Dr. Hewitt. She always takes the time to listen to all my concerns. She never makes me feel embarrassed to ask questions. she is very clear in answering my questions.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2018

She takes time during the visit. She is thorough. She replied to my MyChart message immediately after visit with follow up info.

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2018

Dr Hewitt is a wonderful listener and physician!

Reviewed on Oct 01, 2018

Dr. Hewitt always takes the time to discuss in detail what I need. She is very interested in what I say and ask.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2018

all ok. no issues

Reviewed on Sep 09, 2018

Dr. Hewitt is one of the best doctors I've ever been to. I have seen her for many years regarding OB/GYN care.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018

Comes to exam room prepared - i.e., has read my chart & family history, ready for questions. Always friendly & professional. Would recommend to this doctor to everyone.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2018

She is always nice and friendly.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Hewitt has reported no relationships with companies or entities.