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.


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


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


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

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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...