Karen W. Jefferson, MDObstetrics and Gynecology
Throughout every age and every stage, Dr. Jefferson encourages preventative care and health maintenance. She looks forward to managing the care of her patients across the full spectrum of women’s health.
In particular, Dr. Jefferson has a special interest in working with adolescent patients as she helps them learn about the unique situations women experience as young adults. She enjoys educating these patients about abstinence, birth control options and irregular cycles.
Dr. Jefferson is skilled in laparoscopy and trained in using the daVinci® Surgical System for minimally invasive procedures. For her post-menopausal patients, she stresses the importance of preventative care and choosing healthy lifestyles.
Dr. Jefferson enjoys caring for women experiencing low-risk, healthy pregnancies. For patients with hypertension, diabetes or other high-risk health conditions, she collaborates closely with our maternal-fetal medicine specialists in their pregnancy care.
Dr. Jefferson is married to Rodney Jefferson and they have three children, a stepdaughter, Brittany, a son, Justin, and a daughter, Gabrielle. She stays active by participating in outdoor sports, playing tennis and biking. Dr. Jefferson enjoys spending time with her family, doing volunteer work with Richmond area youth, practicing photography, enjoying the arts, traveling and participating in her church.
Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
Areas of Expertise
Medical College of Virginia
Bowman ray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
City University of New York, Hunter College
New York, New York
State University of New York
Binghamton, New York
Hospitals Affiliated With
St. Mary’s Hospital
Henrico Doctors’ Hospital
Memorial Regional Medical Center