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Annapolis OB-GYN Associates

Nov 20, 2015 02:14PM ● By Cate Reynolds
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Frederick Guckes, MD

Dr. Guckes moved to Annapolis and joined AnnapolisOB-GYN in 1998. Originally from Rockville, MD, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed his obstetrics and gynecology residency at Washington Hospital Center in 1997 where he served as Chief Administrative resident. While there, he was named the outstanding resident in gynecologic laparoscopy.

In 1999 Dr. Guckes was certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was then elected as a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American College of Surgeons. He has received the leadership excellence award from Anne Arundel Medical Center and is an AAGL Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology designee. Dr. Guckes has served as the President of the Maryland Obstetrics and Gynecology Society and as the Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He continues to work on patient safety both locally and nationally.

His clinical interests include obstetrics, minimally invasive gynecology, and perimenopausal medicine.

He resides in Annapolis with his wife and three boys and enjoys skiing, sailing, fishing and reading.

Karen Hardart, MD

Dr. Karen Hardart joined Annapolis OB-GYN Associates after completing her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. Dr. Hardart received her bachelor’s degree at Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California. She moved east to attend Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. There she received the Bunn Award for academic excellence and graduated Magna Cum Laude.

She went on to do her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospitalin Baltimore.

Dr. Hardart is currently practicing gynecology and exclusively performing gyn surgery. Her medical interests include minimally invasivce surgery, including da Vinci robot-assisted laparoscopic procedures, menstrual irregularities and adolescent gynecology. Dr. Hardart and her husband have three children.

She enjoys jogging, skiing and traveling.

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