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The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) was established in the Fall of 2008 as part of the new FIU College of Medicine.

Vision and goals

To be one of the most outstanding academic departments of OB-GYN in the region and a center of excellence for innovations in the fields of research, education, and clinical care.

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine is committed to improving the health for those we serve with dedication to excellence, providing an outstanding environment for undergraduate medical education in OB-GYN, creating and maintaining an outstanding residency training program in OB-GYN, and providing a venue for continuing medical education for physicians in the area.

The department’s goals will be accomplished by:

  • Training our medical students with the highest level of professionalism in patient care.
  • Familiarizing them with the specialty, giving them a competent basic education in OB-GYN while encouraging research at every level.
  • Developing the OB-GYN Department at sites in the academic community base centers for medical students and resident training.
  • Creating and maintaining a curriculum that will expose our residents and students to all aspects of OB-GYN.
  • Recruiting the best faculty and supporting them in their pursuit of excellence in patient care, research, medical education, and technology.

 

Contact us

Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
11200 SW 8th Street, AHC-2 675

Tel: 305-348-9280
Fax: 305-348-0123

Community-based faculty

David Agorvor, MD
Assistant Professor

Taalibah Ahmed, MD
Assistant Professor

Renee B. Alexis, MD
Assistant Professor

Juan P. Alvarez, MD
Assistant Professor

Ricardo Alvarez, MD
Assistant Professor

Veronica Alvarez-Galiana, MD
Assistant Professor

Jenny Arango-Longo, MD
Assistant Professor

Corris Archer, MD
Assistant Professor

Julio Arronte, MD
Assistant Professor

Marcelo Barrionuevo, MD
Assistant Professor

Jessica Bauer, MD
Assistant Professor

Michael Benjamin, MD
Assistant Professor

Zulma Berrios, MD
Assistant Professor

Jonathan Black, MD
Assistant Professor

Laurice Bou Nemer, MD
Assistant Professor

Robert E. Boyett, MD
Assistant Professor

Jonathan Bratter
Assistant Professor

Katina Brown-Burgess
Assistant Professor

Maria del Carmen Bustillo, MD
Associate Professor

Isidro A. Cardella, MD
Assistant Professor

Audry Castellanos-Vidaurre, MD
Assistant Professor

Celestino Castellon, MD
Assistant Professor

Daniel R. Christie, MD
Assistant Professor

Erika Collado, MD
Assistant Professor

Saladin Cooper, MD
Assistant Professor

Rodni Cruz, MD
Assistant Professor

Monica G. Daniel,
Assistant Professor

Eileen Danoff
Instructor

Sasha Davidson, MD
Assistant Professor

Rolando J. De Leon, MD
Assistant Professor

Lesley de la Torre, MD
Assistant Professor

Maria Lina Diaz, MD
Assistant Professor

Julio Diaz-Jane, MD
Assistant Professor

Alberto Dominguez-Bali, MD, PhD
Associate Professor

Natalia Echeverri, MD
Associate Professor

Juergen Eisermann, MD
Assistant Professor

Benny Esquenazi, MD
Assistant Professor

Bahareh Fazilat, MD
Assistant Professor

Jorge A. Fernandez-Sanchez, MD
Assistant Professor

Ramon U. Ferra, MD
Assistant Professor

Verlee Liennezze Fines-Dailey, MD
Assistant Professor

Amy Alicia Flick, MD
Assistant Professor

Susan Fox, MD
Assistant Professor

Earl Gabb, MD
Assistant Professor

Jorge Gallo, MD
Assistant Professor

Troy A. Gatcliffe, MD
Assistant Professor

Sheila Gibson
Instructor

Jerry Max Gilles
Associate Professor

Paul Gluck, MD
Professor

Alison Gold, MD
Assistant Professor

Jorge L. Gomez, MD
Assistant Professor

Mario A. Gomez, MD
Assistant Professor

Miguel Angel Gonzalez, MD
Assistant Professor

Adolfo Gonzalez-Garcia, MD
Assistant Professor

Victor Hugo Gonzalez-Quintero, MD
Professor

Howard Goodman, MD
Assistant Professor

Alonzo III Grant, MD
Assistant Professor

Jeanolivia Grant, MD
Assistant Professor

Marc Gualtieri, MD
Assistant Professor

Louis Gutierrez, MD
Assistant Professor

Ramon Hechavarria, MD
Assistant Professor

Armando Hernandez-Rey, MD
Assistant Professor

Karen Robin Hirschberg, MD
Assistant Professor

Wilbur Charles Hitt Jr., MD
Associate Professor

David I. Hoffman, MD
Associate Professor

Elvire Jacques, MD
Assistant Professor

Imelda Jean-Pierre
Instructor

John Kaelber, MD
Assistant Professor

Fethiye Sinem Karipcin, MD
Assistant Professor

Peter Khamvongsa, MD
Associate Professor

Guillermo Kohn, MD
Assistant Professor

Eftichia Kontopoulos, MD
Associate Professor

Jeffrey Kotzen, MD
Assistant Professor

Anthony Lai, MD
Assistant Professor

Nicholas Constantine Lambrou, MD
Associate Professor

Sasha Lazarus, MD
Assistant Professor

William J. LeMaire, MD
Professor

Guillermo Lievano
Assistant Professor

Maria Victoria Lopez-Beecham
Assistant Professor

Carla Lupi, MD
Professor

Gene F. Manko, MD
Assistant Professor

Luis Mansilla, MD
Assistant Professor

Adrian Tomas Marimon
Assistant Professor

George Maroulis, MD
Professor

Dibe Martin, MD
Professor

Jorge Martin, MD
Assistant Professor

Isidoro Martinez
Assistant Professor

Wayne S. Maxson, MD
Associate Professor

Maximiliano Mayrink, DO
Assistant Professor

Luis E. Mendez, MD
Associate Professor

Maria Del Carmen Miraz Trujillo, MD
Assistant Professor

Joanna Mitrega
Instructor

Jamie P. Nahmias
Assistant Professor

Kei Nakanishi
Assistant Professor

Samuel Oberstein, MD
Assistant Professor

Adam Ostrzenski, MD
Professor

Mary J O'Sullivan, MD
Professor

Ileana Perez, MD
Assistant Professor

Rafael Perez, MD
Assistant Professor

William A. Petersen
Assistant Professor

Ruben A. Quintero, MD
Professor

Mark Rabinowitz, MD
Assistant Professor

Carlos A. Rodriguez, MD
Assistant Professor

Guadalupe Rodriguez, MD
Assistant Professor

Luis E. Rodriguez
Assistant Professor

Josefina Romaguera, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Roberto Romero, MD
Adjunct Professor

Amy Roskin, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Sharon Salamat, MD
Assistant Professor

Darren Salinger, MD
Assistant Professor

Helen M Salsbury
Assistant Professor

Carlos Sarduy, MD
Assistant Professor

Eric D. Schroeder, MD
Assistant Professor

Carolyn Schuessler
Instructor

Laurie Scott
Assistant Professor

Allen Silanee, MD
Assistant Professor

Alberto Sirven, MD
Assistant Professor

Julio Somoano, MD
Assistant Professor

Enrique Soto, MD
Associate Professor

Mark Rohan Spence, MD
Assistant Professor

Larry Spiegelman, MD
Assistant Professor

Kenneth Strubbe, MD
Assistant Professor

Jacob Tangir, MD
Assistant Professor

Thomas Taylor, MD
Assistant Professor

Pauline Theobalds
Instructor

Kimberly A. Thompson, MD
Assistant Professor

Lorena Tinoco, MD
Assistant Professor

Albert Triana, MD
Assistant Professor

Joseph Triana, MD
Assistant Professor

Pablo Uribasterra, DO
Assistant Professor

Ana Vidal Harris
Assistant Professor

Bertram Walls
Assistant Professor

Vanessa N. Weitzman, MD
Assistant Professor

Elisa Wolfe
Instructor

Ellen Wood, MD
Assistant Professor

Stephanie Wright
Instructor