Vadim V. Morozov, MD| Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery | MedStar Health

Vadim V. Morozov, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.6 out of 5 (225 reviews)

Specialties: Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Languages: Russian, English

202-877-0530

About me

Vadim Morozov, MD, FACOG, FACS, is a leader in the field of gynecologic surgery who specializes in the management of chronic pelvic pain (CPP), endometriosis, and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery (MIGS).

He is a referral provider for Chronic Pelvic Pain (CPP) and endometriosis for the tri-state DC area of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia. Additionally, he is currently Vice President of Product Development for SurgiGyn Inc., a company that creates and manufactures laparoscopic minimally invasive surgical tools and devices for use in gynecological surgery, which he co-founded. Previously, he has served as Program Director for the Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG) at the University Maryland Medical Center and Chair of Robotic Surgery at the University of Maryland Baltimore-Washington Medical Center.

Dr. Morozov is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the American Academy of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), and the Society of Reproductive Surgeons (SRS). He is also a member of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS).

Dr. Morozov began his medical education in the USSR, Belarus in Vitebsk Medical Institute. He then arrived in the United States and began a second medical education. He received a Bachelor’s Degree from Lehman College CUNY and a Doctor of Medicine from the SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine before completing a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center affiliated with the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He then completed an American Academy of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) certified fellowship in gynecologic endoscopy and minimally invasive gynecology at the Nezhat Medical Center in the Atlanta Center for Special Pelvic Surgery and Reproductive Medicine. 

His clinical interests include chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, fibroids, ovarian cysts, abnormal uterine bleeding, and pelvic adhesive disease. Dr. Morozov has dedicated much of his practice and many years to treating endometriosis, which he hopes to continue while at MedStar Washington. In order to provide the most novel techniques in treating endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain, Dr. Morozov performs a multitude of laparoscopic procedures, including laparoscopic presacral neurectomy for endometriosis and central dysmenorrhea/pain. 

Dr. Morozov is passionate about improving the landscape of gynecologic surgery through design, development, patenting, and marketing of new devices for minimally invasive gynecological surgery. As an avid innovator, Dr. Morozov invented the uterine excision device (UED), an electrosurgical element to the uterine manipulator for total laparoscopic hysterectomy; hybrid surgical mesh for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse; and a pelvic device for control of hemorrhage during pelvic surgery.

In 2013, he received the Super Doctors® Rising Star award for the tri-state of Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Northern Virginia. Dr. Morozov is widely published and has spoken on numerous occasions both nationally and internationally. He actively participates in the continued education of physicians and fellows and is a strong influence in the advancement of gynecologic minimally invasive surgery. He is passionate about growing MedStar Washington Hospital Center as a high-volume center for patients in the Washington, DC area to receive laparoscopic treatment of endometriosis, uterine fibroids, and hysteroscopic surgery.

Philosophy of Care

“I have completed two formal medical educations, firstly in Russia based on Eastern philosophy and secondly in the United States based on Western philosophy, which have provided me two different perspectives towards medical care. 

In my practice, the patient always comes first. My educational background contributes to my current philosophy of multidisciplinary care and the need for a selected team of specialists, including the patient and her family, in order to achieve the best results. 

I am honest and straightforward with my patients because this is what I would want for myself. My passion for the treatment of surgical conditions drives my dedication to identify the cause of pain and offer relief using minimally invasive surgical techniques that offer the patient less recovery time and fewer complications.” 

Clinical areas of focus

  • Bleeding During Intercourse
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abnormalities Of The Uterus
  • Adnexal Mass
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Anovulatory Bleeding
  • Arcuate Uterus
  • Bicornuate Uterus
  • Bleeding During Intercourse
  • Cervical Polyp
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspareunia
  • Endometrioma
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Disorders
  • Fibroids
  • Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
  • Hydrosalpinx
  • Imperforate Hymen
  • Leiomyoma
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Ovarian Endometriosis
  • Ovarian Mass
  • Paratubal Cyst
  • Pelvic Adhesions
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Postcoital Bleeding
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Pudendal Neuralgia
  • Salpingo-Oophoritis
  • Septate Hymen
  • Septate Uterus
  • Transverse Vaginal Septum
  • Unicornuate Uterus
  • Uterine Myoma
  • Uterine Polyp
  • Vaginal Bleeding After Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Septum
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Procedures I perform

  • Da Vinci
  • Da Vinci Hysterectomy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopic Adhesiolysis
  • Hysteroscopic Myomectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Lysis Of Peritoneal Adhesions
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Salpingo Oophorectomy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hysteroscopy
  • Myomectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Partial Hysterectomy
  • Pelviscopy
  • Prophylactic Oophorectomy
  • Robotic Myomectomy
  • Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulation
  • Tubal Ligation Reversal
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization Counseling
  • Uterine Lining Removal
  • Uterine Surgery
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Practice locations

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12158 Central Avenue
Suite 700
Mitchellville, MD, 20721

301-430-5880

Fax 301-249-8933

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1133 21st Street Northwest
Suite 800
Washington, DC, 20036

202-416-2000

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106 Irving Street Northwest
Suite 405
Washington, DC, 20010

202-877-6526

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Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage Signature and Select (aka Senior Advantage)
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • CFBCBS EPO
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Open POS II
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Open HMO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • CIGNA EPO
    • Open EPO Plus
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Network OA
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Aetna HMO
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • United Student Resources
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Tricare Prime
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fellowship Program: Northside Hospital Atlanta (2008)

Residency Program: Zucker School of Medicine at HOFSTRA/Northwell (2007)

Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University (2003)

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.6
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.6
  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.6
  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.7
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.6
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.6
  • Nov 27, 2023

    I really appreciate Dr. Morozov's care. He's helped improve my quality of life.

  • Oct 12, 2023

    Dr Morozov is great, love his personality and he makes everything so easy.

  • Jul 31, 2023

    Dr. Morozov was very informative. He made me feel very comfortable. I really like him as a doctor.