Dr. Andrew Sokol MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Andrew Sokol is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Sokol accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 46 doctors at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and one of 51 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Urogynecology & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests: Operative Surgical Procedures

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
High performing in Gynecology

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1998–2002

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2002–2005

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 1998


Other Training, Anthropology, 1990–1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Academic Medical Scholarship, Wayne State University School of Medicine
1997

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Wayne State University School of Medicine
1998

Axel-Ingelman-Sunderberg Award for Best Abstract, International Urogynecologic Association
2011

Berlex Faculty Development Award, Berlex Foundation
2005

Best Clinical/Surgical Paper, American Urogynecologic Society
2011

Best Doctors in America, Washington Post Magazine
2013

Best Paper – 1st Place, Robotic Technology Award (for best robotic surgery paper), American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
2008

Best Scientific Poster, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
2002

Best Surgical Video, Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
2011

Best Surgical Video – 2nd Place, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
2007

Chairman’s Award for Exemplary Academic Accomplishment, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2002

Circon Laparoscopy Skills Simulator, 2nd Place, Int’l Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy
2001

Golden Apple Teaching Award (for excellence in resident physician education), MedStar Washington Hospital Center
2012

Golden Laparoscope Award for Best Surgical Video - 1st Place, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
2004

Golden Laparoscope Award for Best Surgical Video – 2nd Place, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
2005

Golden Laparoscope Award for Best Surgical Video – 3rd Place, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
2003

Gynecology Attending of the Year (for excellence in resident physician education), MedStar Washington Hospital Center
2009

“Our Celebrated Physicians” Award, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
2011

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, University of Michigan
1993

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, University of Michigan
1993

President’s Award for Outstanding Research in Gynecologic Surgery, Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
2013

Ralph Ries Research Award for Outstanding Research, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2002

Resident’s Award for Excellence in Endoscopic Surgery, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
2002

Theta Chi Fraternity Academic Excellence Award, University of Michigan
1991

Washington DC-Baltimore-Northern Virginia Super Doctors List, Washington Post Magazine
2012

Publications & Presentations

Three-Year Outcomes of Vaginal Mesh for Prolapse: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Gutman, R. E.,Nosti, P. A.,Sokol, A. I.,Sokol, E. R.,Peterson, J. L.,Wang, H.,Iglesia, C. B.

Vaginal dilators for prevention of dyspareunia after prolapse surgery: a randomized controlled trial.
Antosh, D. D.,Gutman, R. E.,Park, A. J.,Sokol, A. I.,Peterson, J. L.,Kingsberg, S. A.,Iglesia, C. B.

Surgical repair of rectovaginal fistulas in patients with Crohn's disease.
Nosti, P. A.,Stahl, T. J.,Sokol, A. I.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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