ABOUT US

Dr. Virginia Hackenberg

Dr. Virginia Hackenberg - Loudoun Gynecology AssociatesDr Virginia Hackenberg opened her Gynecology practice in Leesburg in 1990.

Raised in Princeton, NJ, she completed her undergraduate degree at Duke university, graduating summa cum laude with a degree in Biochemistry. She was then accepted to the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA, with a full scholarship from the Air Force Health Profession Scholarship Program. She graduated from medical school in 1983. She remained at Emory for her OB/GYN residency, where she underwent a wide range of surgical and obstetrical training at both Grady Memorial Hospital as well as Emory University Hospital.

Once Dr. Hackenberg finished her residency in 1987, she became an active duty Air Force officer working as a staff OB/GYN at Nellis AFB hospital in Nevada. For her time serving the active duty members and their families, she was awarded the Achievement Medal for meritorious service.

Board certified in both obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Hackenberg decided to specialize in women’s health and gynecologic surgery when she moved to Loudoun county. She performs a wide variety of gynecological procedures and has an interest in menopause management, becoming a certified Menopause Practitioner through the North American Menopause Society. In addition to helping patients with conditions such as infertility, endometriosis, premenstrual syndrome and abnormal uterine bleeding, she promotes wellness and cancer risk reduction through nutritional and exercise counseling.

Dr. Hackenberg is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She is presently serving on the INOVA Loudoun Hospital Board as well as the Loudoun Medical Group Board of Directors.

Dr. Hackenberg lives in Loudoun county with her husband, an anesthesiologist at INOVA Loudoun hospital. They have 2 children. She enjoys playing tennis, hiking, biking, cooking and reading.

Our Staff

Maria, Dr. Hackenberg’s office manager, is the person behind that welcoming voice who makes your appointment and the friendly face that first greets you when you come in. She will help you with scheduling, forms and insurance. She enjoys all things glamorous, shiny, and is known for her fabulous headbands. During her free time, she enjoys spoiling her nephew, and spending time with her family.

Lashaunphone2064 (1)La Shaun is well known to many of Dr. Hackenberg’s long term patients for her kind, reassuring, and warm hearted personality. As Dr. Hackenberg’s medical assistant, she is involved in caring for patients during exams, procedures and on the phone, answering medical questions and scheduling surgeries. She found her calling in healthcare, switching from her previous career in information technology. She enjoys traveling, spending time with her 2 dogs, and visiting local vineyards.

gina@scaleservicesGina, Dr. Hackenberg’s part time medical assistant, rounds out our healthcare team. She may be involved in obtaining your vital signs and medical history, expertly drawing blood or giving injections, as well as relaying lab results and health information on the phone. She has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. On her days off she enjoys spending time at her beach house with family, taking Tabata exercise classes, and making homemade jams.