Christopher Hobday, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Instructor, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Hobday is a benign gynecologist in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Houston Methodist. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 1994 and Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry in 1995 from U.T. Dallas. He received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2002. Dr. Hobday was named Intern of the Year in 2003 and featured in the Houston Chronicle as "Day in the Life of a Resident" in 2003. He was elected and served as Chief Resident in his final year of residency. Dr. Hobday completed residency training at University of Texas at Houston and joined Houston Methodist in 2008. He is active in resident education and functions as the site coordinator for rotating OB/GYN residents at Houston Methodist. He joined HMRI in 2010.

Description of Research

Dr. Hobday conducts clinical outcomes studies involving patients with high-risk pregnancies.

Areas Of Expertise

Maternal fetal medicine Outcomes High-risk pregnancy
Education & Training

, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
, University of North Carolina

Non-16/18 high-risk HPV infection predicts disease persistence and progression in women with an initial interpretation of LSIL
Lyons, YA, Kamat, AA, Zhou, H, Mody, DR, Schwartz, MR, Hobday, C & Ge, Y 2015, Cancer Cytopathology, vol 123, no. 7, pp. 435-442. DOI:

Factors associated with a lack of pap smear utilization in women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol
Camp, EA, Prehn, AW, Shen, J, Herbst, AL, Strohsnitter, WC, Hobday, CD, Robboy, SJ & Adam, E 2015, Journal of Womens Health, vol 24, no. 4, pp. 308-315. DOI:

Genotype-specific prevalence and distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes in underserved Latino women with abnormal Papanicolaou tests
Zhou, H, Mody, DR, Schwartz, MR, Coffey, DM, Smith, D, Zwain, OA, Kamarapu, NP, Brown, JB, Medina, M, Hodgson, SR, Hobday, CD & Ge, Y 2014, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 3, no. 1, pp. 42-48. DOI:

Postoperative Small Bowel Obstruction Associated with Use of Hemostatic Agents
Hobday, CD, Milam, MR, Milam, RA, Euscher, E & Brown, J 2009, Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol 16, no. 2, pp. 224-226. DOI: