At Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG), our four areas of primary care include family medicine, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, and pediatric medicine. Learn more about the different areas of TPMG Primary Care.
Dr. Coleman earned her medical degree at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. She completed a Transitional Internship and General Surgery residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii, as well as a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery through St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in New York.
Dr. Coleman joined the U.S. Army in 1998 and served our country as a Lieutenant Colonel until December 2016. During her time with the Army, she served as Chief Surgeon of the 758th Forward Surgical Team at Forward Operating Base Lagman during Operation Enduring Freedom VII from 2009 to 2010. She was also Chief Surgeon of the Mobile Surgical Team during Joint Task Force Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base in 2011.
Prior to joining TPMG and opening the Center for Colorectal Surgery, Dr. Coleman served as Chief of Colorectal Surgery and Endoscopy at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. In addition to this role, she was an assistant professor and clinical instructor for the General Surgery residency program.
Medical Degree: Western University of Health Sciences
Internship: Tripler Army Medical Center
Residency: General Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center
Fellowship: Colon and Rectal Surgery, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
Board Certified: Colon and Rectal Surgery & General Surgery
HONORS & AWARDS
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine “Top Doc”
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Member, Association of Women Surgeons
Member, Pelvic Floor Disorder Consortium
Member, American College of Surgeons, Virginia Chapter
Member, Virginia Surgical Society