Dr. Vanitha Seethappan, MD

Dr. Vanitha Seethappan, MD

Dr. Vanitha Seethappan, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (301) 570-7425

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Specialties
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal dermoid cyst
  • abnormal pap
  • abortion information
  • adenocarcinoma in situ of the cervix
  • adnexal mass
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Procedures I Perform
  • abdominal cerclage
  • abortion
  • annual gynecological examination
  • antepartum and postpartum care
  • anti-mullerian hormone testing
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About the Provider

Vanitha Seethappan, MD, specializes in obstetrics and gynecology at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, offering services to meet the needs of women of all ages, from routine gynecologic care to prenatal care to non-surgical and surgical treatments.

Trained in total laparoscopic hysterectomy and advanced laparoscopic procedures at the Laparoscopic Institute for Gynecology & Oncology in San Francisco, CA, her experience also includes serving as an ovarian cancer research assistant at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Mass.

Dr. Seethappan earned her medical degree at Coimbatore Medical College in India followed by a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Kasturba Medical College, also in India. She continued her education in the United States with residencies in obstetrics and gynecology at SUNY Downstate at Long Island College Hospital and at Staten Island University Hospital, both in New York.

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Education
  • Residency Program: Staten Island University Hospital - North (2015)
  • Residency Program: Long Island College Hospital (2013)
  • Residency Program: Kasturba Medical College (2006)
  • Medical School: Coimbatore Medical College (2002)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Insurance
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