MedStar Medical Group Women's Health in Leonardtown
Arthur Greenwood, MD, obstetrician and gynecologist joins MedStar Medical Group Women's Health in Leonardtown. Board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Greenwood received his Doctor of Medicine from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences.
Dr. Greenwood was previously the medical director of OB/GYN services at Langley Women's Health Clinic at Langley Air Force Base. He joins a committed practice caring for women through every stage of life—from pregnancy to menopause and beyond.
Philosophy of Care
The birth process is a once in a lifetime experience for parents -- every time. Dr. Greenwood understands this and feels blessed to be part of the journey.
“As an obstetrician, I enjoy working closely with expectant patients to learn about their needs and desires for childbirth. I understand the birth process is not about me—it’s a life-changing experience for the parents, and I’m fortunate to be allowed to experience their joy,” said Dr. Greenwood. “Through my work as a gynecologist, it’s very rewarding to work with women to address medical issues they’ve been dealing with for months, even years, and restore them to a normal lifestyle as quickly as possible.”
Dr. Greenwood believes it's critical to listen carefully to his patients, by addressing their medical needs and concerns, he is able to provide individualized care and reduce pregnancy complications. For pregnant patients, he will do everything he can to allow for natural childbirth and only step in to avoid injury to the mother or her baby.
What patients say about Dr. Greenwood
"He has a wonderful bedside manner and helped me through a very difficult problem when others would not do anything for me."
"Very professional and understanding, he is very easy to talk to and extremely approachable. He understood my schedule and was willing to work me me around it, I did not have to wait long for an appointment. A very compassionate doctor and knowledgeable, he really knows the profession. I would absolutely recommend to any friend, family or coworker!"
"Dr. Greenwood helped me through menopause. Dr. Greenwood took the time to listen to my concerns and helped me come up with options to treat me. He is fantastic!"