Christopher S. Ennen

Christopher S. Ennen, MD

Maternal - Fetal Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Location:
Maternal and Fetal Medicine Clinic

3rd Floor

1204 W. Main St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Secondary Locations:


ABMS Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Obstetrics and Gynecology);
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Maternal and Fetal Medicine)
Clinical Practice:
Gestational Diabetes, Pregnancy & Birth, OB/Gyn


Assistant Professor

Christopher S. Ennen, MD, specializes in maternal-fetal medicine. In the clinic and the hospital, he takes care of patients who have complicated pregnancies. He sees patients for consultation, ongoing prenatal care, and fetal ultrasounds. His clinical interests include obesity, diabetes, and nutrition in pregnancy. He also serves as director for the maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) fellowship program at UVA.

His research interests include medical education and simulation training.

Dr. Ennen was born in North Carolina and raised in central Illinois. He attended Duke University on a Naval ROTC scholarship with majors in biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, and religion. He attended the School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland, and completed residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth. He did fellowship training in maternal-fetal medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He retired from the Navy in 2020 after 25 years of service and started at UVA in 2020.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Caroline, and three children. He enjoys reading, cooking, trail running, cycling, and other outdoor activities. He and his family also enjoy the arts, especially ballet and musical theater.




o   Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi, Magna cum laude as undergraduate at Duke University

o   Excellence in Teaching and Mentorship, Johns Hopkins OB/GYN Residency (as an MFM fellow)

o   Master Clinician at Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia


Uniformed Services University
Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine