Barbara Henley

Section Chief

Barbara Henley

Section Chief

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery


Dr. Barbara R. Henley, the only board-certified Urogynecologist in the Augusta area, currently serves as an Associate Professor and the Section Chief of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.


  • MD, Medicine University of Maryland, Baltim, 2005

  • BA, Molecular Biology Princeton University, 1997


  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2014

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011

  • PHY State of Georgia, 2012

  • Georgia State Medical License State of Georgia, 2012

Awards & Honors

  • Augusta University Outstanding Teamwork Award Employee Advisory Council, 2017

  • National Faculty Teaching Award Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2016

  • Outstanding Presentation Southern Group on Educational Affairs, 2015

  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists Award 2009

  • The John Riva Oncology Award for Excellence in Gynecologic Oncology Pennsylvania Hospital, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • OBGN 5000

    Basic Clkshp OBGYN
  • OBGN 5009

    OB/GYN Sub-I
  • ROBG 5000

    Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • OBGN 5012

    Urogynecology Externship
  • OBGN 5016

    Gynecology Boot Camp


Selected Recent Publications

  • Thirty-six-month Prospective Study of Transvaginal Bovine Graft vs Native Tissue Repair for the Treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Permanent Compared With Absorbable Suture for Vaginal Mesh Fixation During Total Hysterectomy and Sacrocolpopexy: A Randomized Controlled Trial., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Postoperative pain after Urogynecologic Procedures in the Elderly, 2015
  • A periurethral mass in a 25-year-old woman. Acute Care and Emergency Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach, 2014
  • The Effect of Age on Postoperative Morbidity in Women Undergoing Urogynecologic Surgery, 2014