Dr. Cecelia Boardman, MD

Dr. Cecelia Boardman, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Cecelia Boardman, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

7607 Forest Ave Ste 200

Richmond, VA 23229

Contact Information

(804) 200-7062

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Boardman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ovarian Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Boardman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Boardman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Boardman "Cecelia Boardman, MD, is a gynecologic oncologists in Richmond, Va. Dr. Boardman received her undergraduate degree Cum Laude in Chemistry from Yale University and received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Magee-Womens Hospital at the University of Pittsburgh and a one-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Magee-Womens Research Institute. Dr. Boardman went on to complete a gynecologic oncology fellowship at The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., before joining the VCU Health System where she achieved the rank of professor. She remains active in clinical research at the Massey Cancer Center. Dr. Boardman is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, gynecologic and hospice and palliative medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American College of Surgeons."
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2  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

53  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Magee Womens Hospital University Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Magee Womens Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boardman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boardman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boardman to family and friends
30 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Boardman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Boardman's education, Fellowships, clinical research and experience were the deciding factors in choosing her as my new gynecologic oncologist after moving to the Richmond area. She further impressed me at our first appointment...during my examination, and a review/discussion of my surgeries...more
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Dr. Boardman has been a God send to me! She's extremely professional, knowledgeable and has a very personal relationship with her patients. She makes the best decision for each patient that can be made. Her knowledge is top of the line. Her staff is also as professional, knowledgeable and pleasant...more
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I choose Dr Boardman after she was recommended to me by my daughter in law, a nurse practitioner, 'she is working in a different area'. I trust my daughter in law. And after being treated by Dr Boardman I know, why she recommended her. Being a 'chicken', if it comes to examinations. Dr Boardman is...more
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I was referred to Dr. Boardman by my OB/GYN. As a healthcare provider myself, I have high expectations and can be quick to challenge/find fault with others. This makes me one of the worst patient ever, but especially when I'm scared to death, Dr. Boardman very quickly realized the challenge...more
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Dr boardman is a top notch doctor who is caring and is always so warm and friendly.
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