Dr. Jo Bess Hammer a gynecologist who received her B.S. in Biology at Baylor University and her medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine. She did a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Houston at the Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals which include Methodist, St. Luke's, Ben Tab, Jeff Davis and The Women"s Hospitals. In 1980 after residency she came to Austin. Dr. Hammer is board certified in her specialty.
Dr. Hammer served on the Board of the Texas Rehabilitation Medical Committee for 9 years and was section chief for OB-Gyn at St. David's Community Hospital for the years 1993 and 1994. She is a member of the AMA, Texas Medical Society and the Travis County Medical Society. Her practice now is Office Gynecology.
She has 3 grown sons,enjoys photography, snorkeling, swimming and her gardens.
Being in Austin since 1980 has given her the pleasure of seeing many patients over a lifetime through the birth of their children, and then allowed her the pleasure of caring for those children as they have reached the age themselves of needing Gynecologic care. …