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Dana C. Farabaugh

Dana C. Farabaugh, MD

Associate Dean for Clinical Education; Senior Associate Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education; Professor

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Specialties: Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Minimally Invasive Surgery


  • MD - Drexel University College of Medicine
  • BA in Biochemistry - Rosemont College

Dana Farabaugh, MD, is an obstetrician and gynecologist. Her areas of expertise include general gynecology, obstetrics and gynecologic surgery. Dr. Farabaugh has a special interest in family planning and contraception and has done clinical work in the area of quality assessment and review of prenatal care.

Clinical Services

Adhesion, Amenorrhea - primary, Anemia, CA-125, Cervical dysplasia, Chlamydia, Chlamydia infections in women, Colposcopy - directed biopsy, D and C, Ectopic pregnancy, Endometriosis, Endoscopy, Fibrocystic breast disease, Fibroid tumors, Genital herpes, Genital sores (female), Genital sores - female, Genital warts, Herpes simplex, Hormone therapy, Infertility, Laparoscopy, Menopause, Ovulation, Painful menstrual periods, Painful periods (dysmenorrhea), Pap smear, Pap smears and cervical cancer, Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), Premenstrual dysphoric disorder, Premenstrual syndrome, Sexual intercourse - painful, Trichomoniasis, Urinary incontinence, Uterine fibroids, Uterine prolapse, Vaginal bleeding between periods, Vaginal discharge, Vaginal tumors, Vaginal yeast infection, Yeast infections, HPV vaccine to prevent cervical cancer, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Minimally invasive surgery, Adolescent gynecology, Breast exam, Women's health, Vaginal diseases, Vaginosis, HPV infection, Contraception, Sexually transmitted infections, Gynecologic exams, Gynecologic surgery, Human papillomavirus, Minimally invasive gynecological surgery


  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - Eastern Virginia Medical School


  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - Eastern Virginia Medical School

Dana Farabaugh, MD, is a professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and associate dean for clinical education at Drexel University College of Medicine. She served as director for the medical student third-year Ob-Gyn Clerkship from 2010 to 2014, as well as director of the Ob-Gyn Pathway from 2010 to 2015. She was appointed associate program director of the Drexel/Hahnemann Ob-Gyn Residency program in 2012 and then became program director in 2015.

Dr. Farabaugh has been very involved in the national medical education scene in obstetrics and gynecology. In 2010 she was selected as one of 24 ob-gyn educators across the nation to participate in the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) Scholars and Leaders Program, and in 2011 she received the National APGO Faculty Award for medical student education.

She has received additional training and certification in inter-professional education, including Advanced Master Trainer in TeamSTEPPs and a certificate in medical simulation from the Harvard Institute for Medical Simulation. She currently serves on the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Standard Setting Committee.