"Ob-Gyn Insights & Advice: From Pregnancy to Menopause"
askdrheatherjohnson.com Dr. Heather L. Johnson is a board certified, recently retired (12/31/2023) obstetrician gynecologist (OB-GYN) after delivering more than 3,500 babies over 45 years. In her books about pregnancy and menopause, she shares what she has learned throughout her career, fact-filled and up-to-date medical insights, humorous antidotes, and "Dr. J’s Pearls" of bite-sized advice and information.


The Books

What They Don't Tell You About Having a Baby
An Obstetrician's Unofficial Guide to Preconception, Pregnancy, and Postpartum Life

by Dr. Heather L. Johnson

What They Don't Tell You About Menopause
A Gynecologist’s Unofficial Guide to Premenopausal, Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Life

by Dr. Heather L. Johnson

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Dr. J's Pearls Bite-sized advice and information about pregnancy & menopause from Dr. Heather Johnson.
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Dr. Heather L. Johnson

Board Certified OB/GYN (retired 12/31/2023)

Dr. Heather Johnson is a recently retired, award-winning obstetrician gynecologist (OB-GYN), practicing for more than 45 years and delivering more than 3,500 babies. Prior to her retirement, Dr. Johnson was Managing Physician at Reiter, Hill & Johnson, an Advantia practice, with offices in Washington, DC, Chevy Chase, MD, and Falls Church, VA.

Dr. Johnson received her M.D. at Yale University School of Medicine and completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, then located in Washington, DC. Dr. Johnson is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She served in the U.S. Army for eight years prior to going into private practice in 1987. She has two children and two grandchildren.

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