About Prescott W Prillaman

Prescott W. Prillaman, MD, FACOG, was born in Birmingham, Ala. and raised in Radford, Va. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and his medical degree from VCU’s Medical College of Virginia. He completed his residency as chief resident at West Virginia University in Morgantown, Va. with awards in laparoscopic surgery.

Dr. Prillaman is involved in several Phase III pharmaceutical studies for a variety of OB/GYN issues including endometriosis, heavy menstrual flow, decreased libido and menopausal symptoms. He is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American College of OB/GYN. He is a member of the Richmond Academy of Medicine, the Medical Society of Virginia and the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine.

Dr. Prillaman began performing daVinci surgery in January of 2005, the month the FDA approved this robot assisted surgery for gynecologic use. He was the first surgeon in Central Virginia to perform both total and laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomies, sacrocolpopexy (vaginal suspension) and myomectomy using the daVinci Robot. He has participated in training most of the daVinci gynecologic surgeons at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, both proctoring (training for privileges) and assisting with complicated cases.

Dr. Prillaman specializes in minimally invasive procedures including advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic techniques. He has been invited to instruct on single incision methods and deflectable tip laparoscopes.

Dr. Prillaman is married and has 4 children.


Medical School
VCU’s Medical College of Virginia

West Virginia University

Certifications & Memberships

Obstetrics and Gynecology



Languages Spoken



Obstetrics and Gynecology

Office Locations

OB/GYN Specialists of Richmond
7611 Forest Ave
Suite 330
Richmond, VA 23229
Phone: (804) 673-8791
Fax: (804) 673-3228

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm