Boston Medical Center is proud to be a nationally recognized leader in women's health. Those who seek care with the Department of Gynecology are provided with comprehensive gynecologic healthcare including:
- Family Planning
- Gynecologic Cancers
- Minimally Invasive and Robotic-Assisted Surgery
- Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
BMC is proud to be named a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), the largest minimally invasive gynecologic professional organization in the world. The designation is awarded to facilities and surgeons that have met AAGL’s requirements for delivering high-quality perioperative patient care and are dedicated to offering women minimally invasive surgery whenever possible.
Shapiro Center 617.414.2000
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
BEACON: Family Planning and Pregnancy Loss Services
Refugee Women's Health Clinic
Our mission is to provide comprehensive and culturally sensitive women's health services to refugee, asylum seeking, and recent immigrant communities in the Greater Boston area.
Conditions We Treat
Paul Hendessi, MD
Tejumola M Adegoke, MD, MPH
Shannon L Bell, MD
Rachel Cannon, MD
Sarah L Crane, MD
Alison B Dick, MD
Anissa E Dickerson, CNM, MSN, MPH
Stephen J Fiascone, MD
David C Harrison, MD
Ronald E Iverson, MD, MPH
Padmasini Kandadai, MD, MPH
Samantha E Kaplan, MD, MPH
Wendy Kuohung, MD
Nyia L Noel, MD, MPH
Danielle K O'Rourke-Suchoff, MD
Elizabeth W Patton, MD
Rebecca B Perkins, MD
Kelley A Saia, MD
Raja A Sayegh, MD
Michelle J Sia, DO
Elizabeth A Stier, MD
Kelly M Treder, MD, MPH
Katharine O White, MD, FACOG
Susan E White, MD
Elisabeth J Woodhams, MD, MSc
Ebonie S Woolcock, MD, MPH
Paula Latortue Albino, MD
LaKedra Pam, MD
Bianca Pascarelli, NP
Melissa Wong, MD
Minimally Invasive Surgeries
Frequently Asked Questions about robot-assisted gynecologic surgery
Common Gynecologic Procedures
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