Biography & Education

I provide individualized, competent, compassionate care for women with cancers of the female reproductive tract including ovarian, uterine, cervical, tubal, vulvar and vaginal cancers and pre-invasive cancers.
  • Gynecological Oncology
Education Background
Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine, 1994
Residency: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Fellowship: University of North Carolina
President, Seattle Gynecological Society, Top Doc for Women Seattle Magazine, Golden Stethescope Award Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Associations
Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, American College of Obstetrician/Gynecologists, Seattle Gynecological Society, Pacific Coast OB/GYN Society, American Medical Association
Personal Interests
Snowboarding, running, travelling with my family, seeing our National Parks, coaching soccer and being with my 3 kids and wife.

Care Locations

Pacific Gynecology Specialists-BELLEVUE
One Twelfth @ Twelfth
1120 112th Ave NE
Bellevue 98004
Tuesday 09:00 AM-4:00 PM
Pacific Gynecology Specialists-Issaquah
Swedish Issaquah Medical Office Building
751 NE Blakely Drive
Issaquah 98029
THURSDAY 09:00 AM-4:00 PM
Pacific Gynecology Specialists-KIRKLAND
Evergreen Professional Center
12303 NE 130th Lane #400
Kirkland 98034
TUESDAY 09:00 AM-4:00 PM
Pacific Gynecology Specialists-SEATTLE
1101 Madison
Suite 1500
Seattle 98104
Fax (206) 965-1736
Thursday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Affiliated Facilities
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Children



Sentinel Lymph Node Dissection in Endometrial Cancer (ongoing trial at Swedish)

Combined weekly topotecan and biweekly bevacizumab in women with platinum-resistant ovarian, peritoneal, or fallopian tube cancer: results of a phase 2 study. Cancer 2011 Aug 117(16):3731-40.

Surgical Outcomes in gynecologic oncology in the era of robotics: analysis of first 1000 cases. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2011 Jun 204(6):551.

Treatment of recurrent of platinum-refractory ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer with gemcitabine and topotecan: a phase II trial of Puget Sound Oncology Consortium. Gynecol Oncol 2008 Aug 110(2): 146-51.

Robotic surgery in gynecologic oncology: program initiation and outcomes after the first year with comparison with laparotomy for endometrial cancer staging. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Jun 198(6): 679.


Board Certifications
  • Gynecological Oncology
Clinical Interests
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abnormal Pap Smears
  • Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy (Laparoscopic)
  • Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy (Robotic)
  • Blood Management Techniques
  • Bloodless Surgery
  • Cancer Institute
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervix Dysplasia
  • da Vinci (Robot-Assisted Surgery)
  • Dysplasia
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Urology
  • Genital Warts
  • GYN Reconstructive Surgery
  • Gynecologic Cancer Surgery (Robotic)
  • Gynecologic Oncologists
  • Gynecologic Oncologists
  • Gynecologic Oncologists cervix ovarian and uterus
  • Gynecologic Pathology
  • Gynecological Surgery
  • Gynecological Surgery (Robotic)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy (Laparascopic Supracervical)
  • Hysterectomy (Robotic)
  • Hysterectomy Total (Laparascopic)
  • Hysterectomy Vaginal (Laparoscopic-assisted)
  • Incontinence (Female)
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Loop Electrical Excisional Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Oncologic Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cyst Removal
  • Pelvic Floor Problems
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Prolapse
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Prolapse
  • Sacrocolpopexy (Robotic)
  • Stress Incontinence (Females)
  • Surgeons
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Women's Health