February 24, 2020

Advisory Board

We are honored to introduce the Hampton Roads Physician 2015 Advisory Board. Their input will help guide the editorial content, format, and direction of the magazine. Along with our Emeritus Board, they will select our featured physicians.

burnsMary A. Burns, MD, FACOG, FPMRS
Urological Surgery Gynecology

Dr. Burns is a partner of Virginia Beach OB GYN and Mid-Atlantic Urogynecology and is past Chairperson of Mid-Atlantic Women’s Care. Her primary focus is treating female urinary and pelvic floor disorders. She operates at Sentara and Bon Secours DePaul Hospitals.

foxBryan Fox, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Fox joined Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center (SMOC) to establish an adult spinal surgery arm of the practice at Obici Hospital where he is Chief of surgery. He is an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery techniques.


gasinkEmmeline C. Gasink, MD, FAAFP, CMD
Family Medicine

Dr. Gasink serves as the full-time Medical Director for the Riverside’s Warwick Forest campus in Newport News. She is Board certified in Family Medicine.


haynesBoyd W. Haynes III, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Haynes is the Senior Partner at Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Newport News, VA.  He is Fellowship-trained and Board certified in Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in minimally-invasive, outpatient Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine and Endoscopic Carpal & Cubital Tunnel Release surgeries.

nadlerJerry L. Nadler, MD, FAHA, MACP
Internal Medicine

Dr. Nadler serves as the Vice Dean for Research and the Harry H. Mansbach Professor of Medicine and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine at EVMS.  He is Board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and was elected to Mastership in the American College of Physicians for excellence and distinguished contributions to internal medicine.

obenPaa-Kofi Obeng, DO
Internal Medicine  

Dr. Obeng  provides a full spectrum of health care services for adults with an emphasis on preventive care at Nansemond Suffolk Family Practice.


petrMichael J. Petruschak, MD
Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Petruschak is Director of Breast Imaging at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.  He is Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and fellowship trained in body imaging.


Michael Schwartz, MD

Dr. Schwartz is a pathologist with Peninsula Pathology Associates and practices at Riverside Health System. He is Board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.


upaJyoti Upadhyay, MD, FAAP, FACS
Associate Professor of Department of Urology and Pediatrics

Dr. Upadhyay is a staff pediatric urologist at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters with special interests in complex genitourinary reconstruction.


yeuElizabeth Yeu, MD

Dr. Yeu is a partner to Virginia Eye Consultants and specializes in Cornea, Cataract, Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgery. She is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Eastern Virginia Medical School.