OBGYN Medical Group of Verdugo Hills

Appointments: 818.790.8121

About Us

Our Physicians

Sharon E. Nelson, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Sharon E. Nelson, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Dr. Sharon Nelson did her undergraduate study at the University of California at Riverside and earned her medical degree from the USC Keck School of Medicine. Honors include membership in Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha Societies. Her internship and residency training were done at LAC/USC Womens Hospital. She is Board Certified and began private practice with this group 25 years ago. Her areas of special interest include High Risk Obstetrics and menopausal health. Dr. Nelson has two grown sons.


Ronald D. Woodard, M.D.

Ronald D. Woodard, M.D.

Dr. Ronald Woodard attended Walla Walla College for his Bachelor’s degree and received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine. His internship and residency in OB/GYN were done at Glendale Adventist Medical Center and Loma Linda University. He is board certified and has practiced in the Glendale area for 22 years, being a partner in this group for the last five years. Dr. Woodard’s special interests include pregnancy fitness and office gynecology. He has been named “Foothill’s Best” for OB/GYN by the Glendale News Press and one of “Pasadena’s Top Doctors” by the Pasadena Magazine. He was Chair of the Verdugo Hills Golf Tournament in 2010. He is married and has two grown daughters.

All four physicians are on staff at Verdugo Hills Hospital and Huntington Memorial Hospital.


Leslie J. Korostoff, M.D.

Leslie Korostoff, M.D.

Dr. Leslie Korostoff is a local having grown up in the Pasadena area. She attended Duke University for undergraduate training, then Saint Louis Medical School and did her residency at University of Missouri-Kansas City before moving back to be closer to family. Dr. Korostoff is board certified and has practiced in the area for the last 11 years, joining the group in 2015. Her areas of special interest are High Risk obstetrics and adolescent gynecology. She has been named one of “Pasadena’s Top Doctors” by Pasadena magazine. Dr. Korostoff has two children, a boy and a girl and is an avid Dodger fan.

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