Donna M. Cirasole M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Dr. Donna Cirasole has been with Mt. Auburn OBGYN for 14 years. She is from Copiague on Long Island, New York, and she earned her undergraduate degree from Wellesley College and her medical degree from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Cirasole completed her residency at Washington University in St. Louis, where she served as Chief Resident during her last year of residency.

Education 

Wellesley College
Wellesley, Massachusetts
Bachelor of Arts, 1986

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, New York
Doctor of Medicine, 1990

Barnes Hospital, Washington University Medical Center
St. Louis, Missouri
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1994
Administrative Chief Resident 1994

Post Graduate Certifications 

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

Professional Memberships

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 1996
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1997

Affiliations

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
The Christ Hospital, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Best Practice Committee
University Hospital, Medical Staff

Publications

Paddison, P.I., Gise, L.H., Lebovits, A., Strain, J.J., Cirasole, D.M., and Levine, J.O. “Sexual Abuse and Premenstrual Syndrome: Comparison Between a Lower and Higher Socioeconomic Group.”

Cirasole, D.M., and Seager, J. “Women and reproductive technologies: a partially annotated bibliography”. In: Embryos, Ethics, and Women’s Rights: Exploring the New Reproductive Technologies, Baruch, E.H., D’Adamo, A.F., and Seager, J., Eds., The Haworth Press, New York, 1988.

Cirasole, D.M., and Seager, J. Women and reproductive technologies: A partially annotated bibliography. Women’s Health, 13(1/2): 237-59, 1987.

Authored Posts

Five Things to Know About Menopause

Average Age is 51 According to the Mayo Clinic, the average age for a woman to experience menopause is 51, but it can happen several years earlier or later. Most commonly, women experience menopause in their 40s or 50s. It’s a Point in Time A common misconception is...

What to Expect from your Yearly Checkup

Each year, there’s always a list of things you should do. Spring clean your house. Go to the dentist. Clean out your closet. Take a vacation. And, obviously, go to the gynecologist for your yearly checkup. There are multiple reasons why visiting the gynecologist is an...

How to Find Ovarian Cancer Early

According to the American Cancer Society, it's difficult to accurately detect ovarian cancer, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try. There are numerous ways to make detection more likely, including regular exams and recognizing high risk factors. Regular Exams...

Overheating During Pregnancy

Welcome back to our blog. In this post, Dr. Cirasole has guidance on an important topic for pregnant women as the weather gets hotter. Summer is approaching, and we at women’s health centers such as Mt. Auburn OBGYN know just how hot and humid Cincinnati can be at...

Know the Risks, and Protect Yourself from Zika

The Zika Virus is can cause serious birth defects, and without an available vaccine, the best thing you can do to protect yourself and your pregnancy is to avoid infection. Check out this helpful video and the below infographic, courtesy of the Centers for Disease...

Eating Right in the Second Trimester

You’re Starting to Show... You’re in the second trimester! These three months are an important time during your pregnancy because it’s when your baby is developing the most rapidly. Here are some tips to make sure you are eating a nutritious diet in order for your...