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Dr. Joseph S. Iobst, MD

Board Certified Gainesville OB/GYN

30+ years of experience, including extensive surgical skills in vaginal surgery and laparoscopic procedures

Dr. Iobst is board certified with the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

He joined the All About Women team in March of 2009, after several years as the Associate Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia. He is a graduate of Bucknell University where he received a bachelor's degree in Biology. He received his M.D. from Temple University School of Medicine.

The field of obstetrics and gynecology continues to provide Dr. Iobst with great personal fulfillment and job satisfaction. He combines a passion for patient-centered care with a thorough and contemporary experience in both routine and high-risk obstetrics. His 30+ years of experience includes extensive use of his surgical skills in vaginal surgery and laparoscopic procedures.

In addition to spending time with his lovely wife and three daughters, Dr. Iobst enjoys running and playing golf in his free time.

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology*


FL State Medical License

Active through 2019


*Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.

Education & Training

Bucknell University

Undergraduate School

Temple University School of Medicine

Medical School

Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hospital

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology


Awards & Recognitions

Healthgrades Honor Roll

Association & Organization Memberships

Fellow (ACOG)

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists


Language Spoken

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

Gainesville OB GYN, Doctor Joseph S. lobst

From Dr. lobst's Desk

I feel privileged to share in the important moments of my patients' lives, whether that's participating in the birth of a new baby or helping someone through a difficult illness. My goal is to provide comprehensive healthcare for women combining personal attention with modern technology, to treat each patient with warmth and enthusiasm, and to provide a nurturing environment in women's healthcare.

Patient Testimonials


"Dr. Iobst never rushes me. I always leave feeling like my concerns have been addressed, from billing to prevention. He and the nurses always make me feel very comfortable. I have never been happier with an OBGYN. Thank you!"

"The physician was very attentive and caring. Physician, nurse, and billing clerk all gave us phone calls after my procedure that was just the day before. Dr Iobst was very professional and has excellent bedside manners."

"Outstanding service from the staff. Dr. Agrios and Dr. Iobst were very wonderful doctors. Shelley made my delivery easy and I was very comfortable. My thanks to the staff for everything they have done."

"Dr Iobst is very good at what he does. He is very attentive and understanding. Unlike other physicians, he does not make you feel rushed. He takes the time to address all your concerns. Thanks Dr. Iobst."

"Dr. Iobst provided outstanding care and educated well."

"I'm glad you are there. I'm extremely pleased overall and appreciate your services. Love my doctor, Dr. Iobst."

Comprehensive, Compassionate Florida OB/GYN Services

Dr. lobst is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for over 30 years. He is highly experienced in treating many illnesses and diseases as well as performing minimally invasive surgical operations on a wide range of conditions.

Gynecology
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Periods
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Breast Pain & Diseases
  • Cervix Disorders
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Reproductive Disorders
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mammogram Screenings
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Inflammation
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Well Women Care
  • Yeast Infections
Obstetrics & Pregnancy Care
  • Breech Position
  • Cesarean Section (C-Section)
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Maternity Care & Midwifery
  • Miscarriages
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
Surgery & Procedures
  • 3D Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • C-Section
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal & Cervix Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy
  • Pap Smear
  • Permanent Birth Control
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs
  • Repair of Anal Defects
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Prolapse Repair
  • Vulvectomy


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