Our promise is to provide you:

The highest level of women?s health care for teens to adults, state of the art clinical care and the latest treatment options available
A team of physicians, nurses and office staff committed to maintaining rigourous standards of professional expertise
Education that empowers our patients to make informed decisions about their health care and lifelong wellness
A team that is compassionate to all of our patient’s physical and emotional needs

James S. Wendel M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Education & Certifications

University of Notre Dame
South Bend, Indiana
Bachelor of Science, 1978

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio
Doctor of Medicine, 1982

University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1986
Chief Resident, 1986

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATION

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Robotic Assisted Surgery
Trans-Obturator, Sub-Urethral Support Systems

Awards

George Hayden, M.D. Teaching Award, University of Cincinnati, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1999, 2003
Top Doctors in Cincinnati, Cincinnati Magazine, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2011

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

MEMBERSHIP

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 1988
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1990
Ohio State Medical Association
Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati

AFFILIATIONS

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
The Christ Hospital, Board of Trustees, 2001-2007
The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff President, 2003-2005
The Christ Hospital, Medical Executive Committee, 1995-2007
The Christ College of Nursing and Allied Health Science, Board of Trustees, 2004- 2010
The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Board of Directors, Chairman 2010-Present
University Hospital, Medical Staff
Ethicon Endosurgical, Consultant

Publications
Miodovnik, M., Skillman, C. A., Holroyde, M.C., Butler, J.B., Wendel, J.S., Siddiqi, T.A. “Maternal Hemoglobin A1 in Early Pregnancy and Spontaneous Abortion Among Insulin Diabetic Women, “American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Accepted for publication, 1985
Education & Certifications

EDUCATION

Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana Bachelor of Science with Honors, 1979 Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, Indiana Doctor of Medicine, 1983 Indiana University Medical Center Indianapolis, Indiana Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1987 Chief Resident, 1987

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATIONS

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Trans-Obturator, Sub-Urethral Support Systems

Awards
Research Science Award, Indiana University Medical Center, 1986 Academic Achievement Award, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1986
Professional Memberships & Affiliations

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 1990
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1991
Ohio State Medical Association
American Fertility Society
Warren County Medical Society

AFFILIATIONS

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
The Christ Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Collaborative Clinical
Committee for Women and Newborn Services, Obstetrical Focus Group
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society, President, 2000-2001
University Hospital, Medical Staff

Publications

Fitzgerald, K.R., Babbs, C.F. and Fissora, H. A. “Cardiac Output During Cardiopulmona at Various Compression Rates and Durations,” American Journal of Physiology, 4, 1981

Babbs, C.F., Voorhees, W.D. and Fitzgerald, K.R. “Influence of Interposed Ventilation Pressure Upon Artifical Cardiac Output During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Dogs,” Critical Care Medicine, 8, 1980

Geddes, L.A., Babbs, C.F. and Fitzgerald, K.R. “A New Technique for Repeated Measurement of Cardiac Output During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation,” Critical Care Medicine, 8, 1980

Voorhees, W.D., Babbs, C.F., Tacker, W.A. and Fitzgerald, K.R. “Regional Blood Flow During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Dogs”, Critical Care Medicine, 8, 1980

Fitzgerald, K. R. Shepard, M. D., Young, P.C.M., Stamich, B.M., and Yager, K.L. “Time-Dose Related Effects of Clomiphene Citrate on Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors in the Rat Uterus Utilizing Whole Cell Technique” In Press

Kevin R. Fitzgerald, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Mable M. Roberts, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Education

Miami University
Oxford, Ohio
Bachelor of Science, 1989

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio
Doctor of Medicine, 1994

Northwestern University, Columbus Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1998
Chief Resident, 1998

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATIONS

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Robotic Assisted Surgery

Awards

Top Doctors in Cincinnati, Cincinnati Magazine, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011

Professional Memberships & Offices Held

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 2000
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 2000
Ohio State Medical Association
Warren County Medical Society

Affiliations

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
The Christ Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peer Review Committee
University Hospital, Medical Staff
The Jewish Hospital, Medical Staff
Intuitive Surgery Consultant

Education & Certifications

EDUCATION

University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky
Bachelor of Science with Distinction, 1980

University of Kentucky Medical School
Lexington, Kentucky
Doctor of Medicine with Distinction, 1984

University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Medical Center
Lexington, Kentucky
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1988

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATION

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 1984
Most Outstanding Obstetric and Gynecology Student, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 1984
Best Student in Pharmacology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 1982
Class President, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 1980-1981

Professional Memberships

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 1990
Cincinnati Obstetric and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1988
Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati
Warren County Medical Society

Affiliations

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
University Hospital, Medical Staff
New Hope Center Board, Chairman 2004-2007

John E. White, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Donna M. Cirasole M.D.

Board Certified Physician

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
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1997
Ohio State Medical Association
Warren County Medical Association

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.

Education

Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL
Bachelor of Science, 2003

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio
Doctor of Medicine, 2008

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, University Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2012

Professional Memberships

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Awards
Alpha Omega Alpha Induction January 2008
Publications

Wiebracht, Emily, MD, Evans, Janelle, MD, South, Mary, MD, Maxwell, Rose, PhD “The Necessity of Preoperative Bowel Prep for Vaginal Surgery: A Randomized Blinded Controlled Trial” Poster Presentation at AUGS Conference, 2012. In submission for publication.

Mounira Habli, MD, Nahid Eftekhari, MD, Emily Wiebracht, MD, Annette Bombrys DO, Maram Khabbaz, MD, Helen How, MD, Baha Sibai, MD. “Long Term Maternal Outcome of HELLP Syndrome.” Poster Presentation at SMFM Conference, 2008

Culbertson, M. J.; Williams, J. T. B.; Cheng, W.; Stults, D. A.; Wiebracht, E. R.; Kasianowicz, J. J.; Burden, D. L. Numerical Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy for the Analysis of Molecular Dynamics under Nonstandard Conditions. Anal. Chem.; (Article); 2007; 79(11); 4031-4039. DOI: 10.1021/ac062013m.

Daniel L. Burden; Peter K. Walhout; John T. Elliott; Emily L. Chandler; Roger G. Scharf; Michael J. Culbertson; Dee Ann Stults; Emily L. Rupp; Steven D. Poppen. Measuring Diffusion in Nanoscale Environments with Single-Molecule Confocal Fluorescence Microscopy. Spectroscopy Letters; January 2004;

Emily Wiebracht, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Christine E. Plecha M.D.

Board Certified Physician

Education

Duke University
Durham, North Carolina
Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude, 1980

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio
Graduate School of Biology, 1981

Case Western Reserve University
School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio
Doctor of Medicine, 1985

University Hospitals of Cleveland
MacDonald Hospital for Women
Cleveland, Ohio
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1989
Chief Resident, 1989

Awards

MacAnderson Scholarship for Study Abroad, Duke University
Alpha Omega Alpha, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1985

Professional Memberships & Offices Held

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Board Certified Diplomate, 1991 Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecological Society
Warren County Medical Society

OFFICES HELD

The Cincinnati Obstetric and Gynecological Society

Affiliations

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
University Hospital, Medical Staff

Education

EDUCATION

University of Connecticut
Storrs, Connecticut
Bachelor of Arts, 1971

New York Medical College
New York, New York
Doctor of Medicine, 1975

University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati General Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1978
Chief Resident, 1978

Professional Memberships

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified Diplomate, 1980
Cincinnati Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow, 1982
Ohio State Medical Association
Warren County Medical Society

Affiliations

The Christ Hospital, Medical Staff
University Hospital, Medical Staff
The Christ Hospital and The Cincinnati General Hospital, Clinical Attending Staff and Preceptor in Resident Education, 1978

Publications

Crissman, J., Flanagan, R. “Verrucous Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix,” The Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 25:3, 1980

Robert R. Flanagan, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

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