Rachel K. Love, M.D. joined Virginia Women’s Center in 2015 and practices at our St. Francis Medical Pavilion location. Dr. Love earned a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, where she graduated summa cum laude. She earned her medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, where she also completed her internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology. During her residency, she was awarded the William C. Langdon Award which recognized the personal concern she demonstrated for her patients, as well as the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Award for Excellence in Obstetrics. Dr. Love is a junior fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists as well as a member of the Richmond Academy of Medicine.

Dr. Love enjoys the full spectrum of obstetric and gynecologic care. She has particular interests in adolescent and teen health, reproductive health, menopause, and minimally invasive surgery. She is enthusiastic about low-intervention hospital births, but also is comfortable caring for women during high-risk pregnancies. She has a passion for caring for women and has volunteered her medical services both locally and internationally. Additionally, Dr. Love is fluent in medical Spanish.

Dr. Love, her husband, and their two terriers reside in Richmond. In her spare time, Dr. Love enjoys hiking, traveling, and visiting local museums and festivals.

Delivery Hospital

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center

Board Certification

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Areas of Expertise

  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics

Education

Fellowship

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Junior Fellow

Internship and Residency

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
OB-Gyn
Richmond, Virginia
2015

Medical School

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
M.D.
Richmond, Virginia
2011

Undergraduate School

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
B.S. Biochemistry Summa Cum Laude
Blacksburg, Virginia
2007

Professional Associations

Richmond Academy of Medicine
Member