About Us

Glenna R. Andersen, MD

Dr. Andersen is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Medicine and received her specialty training at the State University of New York Affiliated Hospitals in Buffalo. She was Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1987 and re-certified in February 1997. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Virginia Commonwealth University of Medicine. Dr. Andersen is currently the President of the Medical Staff of Inova Fairfax Hospital.


Darya B. Maanavi, MD

Dr. Maanavi is a graduate of Eastern Virginia Medical School and received her specialty training at the George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC. She was Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1993 and re-certified in February 2003. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine, and Virginia Commonwealth University of Medicine. Dr. Maanavi also serves as the Medical Director for the Inova Fairfax Hospital Women's Service Line.


Eleanor H. Yoon, MD

Dr. Yoon is a graduate of the University of Virginia Medical School and received her specialty training at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. She was Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and Assistant Clinical Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University of Medicine.


Cindy A. Kinder, MD

Dr. Kinder is a graduate of Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine and received her specialty training at the George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Kinder is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University Medical Center and Virginia Commonwealth University of Medicine and is also a registered pharmacist.


Dipa M. Joshi, MD

Dr. Joshi is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School and received her specialty OBGYN training at Johns Hopkins Medical Center, where she was recognized with special awards in teaching, clinical and surgical skills. She has been trained in laparoscopy and robotic surgery, and has contributed to research in cervical cancer screening and preeclampsia. She is also published in the internationally distributed Johns Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics. She is Board Eligible by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is a Junior Fellow of ACOG.


Jennifer S. Truax, MSN, FNP

Jennifer S. Truax has her Master of Science in Nursing from George Mason University and a Post Master's Certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner from George Washington University. Additionally, she is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Prior to joining us, she was at Inova Fairfax Hospital for over fifteen years as a Clinical Specialist for Women's Services and as a RN on the High Risk Perinatal and Labor, Delivery and Recovery Units. She is a member of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.


Elizabeth Itote, MSN, CNM, PhD

Elizabeth Itote has her Masters of Science in Nursing-Midwifery from Wichita State University and University of Kansas. She has a post Masters Certificate in Nursing Education and a PhD in Nursing from George Mason University. She is a Staff Certified Nurse Midwife at Inova Women’s Hospital. Prior to joining us, Liz worked with the Physicians & Midwives Collaborative Practice for seven years.


Rebecca Hindman, MSN, CNM

Rebecca Hindman has her Masters of Science in Nursing from James Madison and a post Masters Certificate in Nurse Midwifery from Shenandoah University. Becca is board certified as a Nurse Midwife by the American Midwifery Certification Board. She is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives and the Association of Women’s, Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses. Prior to joining us, Becca worked as a Registered Nurse on the Labor and Delivery Unit at Inova Women’s Hospital and is a native of Northern Virginia.