Ememobong Ubom, MD, is an experienced OBGYN with the team at Center for Women's Health in Wharton, Sugar Land, and Richmond, Texas. Dr. Ubom was born and raised in Calabar, Nigeria, and received a bachelor’s degree in radiography from the University of Calabar. Practicing radiography, Dr. Ubom didn’t feel like she was making the kind of impact on the lives of her patients that she wanted to, so she decided to redirect her career.
In 2007, Dr. Ubom moved to the United States to join her husband and decided to go to medical school. She completed her pre-medical studies and received another bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. She then attended the historical Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, where she received her medical degree. She recently completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology from Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania. During her training, her research work received both departmental and network-wide awards for the best research project. She also received the Society for Academic Specialists in Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident Excellence Award.
Dr. Ubom is trained in obstetrics, gynecology, and minimally invasive surgery. She finds fulfillment in troubleshooting and solving complex medical issues alongside her patients. She loves to connect with her patients during office and hospital visits and is always happy to provide them the highest level of care.
When she is not working, Dr. Ubom loves to spend time with her family, her husband, and her four children, as well as with friends. She also loves to make new friends, cook, read, garden, and shop.