Committed to providing individualized care for patients and their families, Monica Hannon, MD, FACOG, is known for her compassion and caring bedside manner. Dr. Hannon welcomes patients to Lakeside Obstetrics, Gynecology & Fertility, which boasts two San Francisco, California, locations on 8th Avenue at Geary Boulevard and Ocean Avenue at 19th Avenue.
She is a San Francisco native and a Lowell High School graduate. Dr. Monica Hannon earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Over the next eight years in Washington D.C., Dr. Hannon completed her Doctor of Medicine and a competitive residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and The George Washington University Medical Center. During this time, she was the recipient of multiple awards, including induction into the “Gold Humanism Honor Society” and selection by her colleagues as “OB/Gyn Resident of the Year.”
Board-certified through the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Dr. Monica Hannon is committed to providing patient-centric, comprehensive women’s healthcare services. Dr. Hannon specializes in the management of contraception, fibroids, abnormal bleeding, pelvic pain, endometriosis, abnormal pap smears, and pelvic organ prolapse, to name a few. She enjoys educating patients about their health and developing collaborative treatment plans. Minimally invasive surgery, vaginal or laparoscopic, is the first choice when surgical treatment is warranted. With her extensive experience in managing routine as well as high-risk pregnancies, she provides personalized birthing experience for her patients and is committed to meeting the family planning needs of the diverse San Francisco Bay Area community.
Dr. Monica Hannon is also a strong healthcare advocate within the LGBTQ community. She takes pride in offering respectful and individualized care for her LGBTQ patients – from assisting with conception for queer families to performing gender-affirming surgery for transgender patients.
When not in the office or on-call, Dr. Monica Hannon spends time with her wife and family. She is an active member in Our Family Coalition, a community-based queer family support and advocacy organization. When not at the zoo or the park, Dr. Monica Hannon enjoys snowboarding, rollerskating, swing dancing, and exploring new corners of the beautiful Bay Area.