Teresa (Terry) Hoffman, M.D., is a Board Certified OB-GYN and founder of Hoffman and Associates in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Hoffman specializes in obstetrics and comprehensive gynecologic care for women of all ages. Her friendly personality helps make patients feel comfortable in her care and strengthens the doctor-patient relationship that can be critical to successful, long-term OB-GYN health.
Named Among the Best OB-GYNs
Dr. Teresa Hoffman has been named a "Top Doc" by Baltimore magazine. The annual list includes those doctors chosen by their peers as the best in the region. Dr. Hoffman is also sought after for her medical input and expertise by various media outlets. She has appeared in several national magazines such as Redbook and Cosmopolitan, as well as Discovery Health Channel’s show, “Special Deliveries.”
Dr. Hoffman received her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed her Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Franklin Square Hospital. She is a member of the American Medical Association and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Dr. Teresa Hoffman and her associates offer three convenient locations for patient visits, including Downtown Baltimore, Catonsville and Dundalk, Maryland. The practice is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, named a Best Place to Have a Baby by Baltimore’s City Paper.
Dedication & Passion for Patients in Baltimore
Dr. Teresa Hoffman’s interest in becoming a doctor was evident at an early age, and with the full support and encouragement of her parents, she pursued her dreams right out of high school. It was her very first rotation in medical school that she knew she wanted to become an OB-GYN. Since that time, Dr. Hoffman has dedicated her career to the women she serves while undoubtedly fostering a passion for her work. And despite the long hours, late nights and a growing family at home, Dr. Hoffman has always found the same enthusiasm and energy that allows her to give her patients her very best.
An Individualized Approach to Health Care
Dr. Teresa Hoffman enjoys caring for all women, young and old, through the various stages of life – adolescence, childbearing years, perimenopause, menopause and beyond. She values the relationships she forms with her patients and loves watching families grow, in some cases delivering two, three and even five babies in a single family.
Dr. Hoffman prides herself on being a source of knowledge and information for her patients. She believes in providing women information that is relevant and timely, pointing out multiple views or ideas and encouraging the patient to decide what’s best for her.
Dr. Hoffman encourages an individualized approach to healthcare; offering the patient the final decision with regards to what is right for her at any given time.
From Family Time to Triathlons
Dr. Teresa Hoffman grew up the middle child of a family of five kids in a small town in Southern Maryland. Her family was and continues to be very close; all living within an hour’s drive of the home in which they grew up. Their close personal relationships and proximity allow them to spend as many holidays, weekends and free time together as possible.
Terry resides in Pasadena, Maryland, with her husband, an emergency physician. Together they have three children. In addition to their careers and personal schedules, the family keeps busy with a host of family pets, including a growing list of dogs, cats and fish.
When Terry does find time outside of the office and home, she has spent the better part of a decade becoming a triathlete. Initially starting as a way to help raise funds for Team in Training and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the training and competing has become a way of life for Dr. Hoffman. She and several companions have traveled as far as Las Vegas for a triathlon and regularly compete in half marathons and ten milers. Terry finds it to be a great way to keep in shape and spend time with friends.
Terry also enjoys crocheting, quilting and gardening, and together with her family, traveling to destinations such as Europe, Central America, Greece, Spain and Peru; with aspirations to find their way all over the world.