Overview

WHI Institute Summary

Cleveland Clinic’s Ob/Gyn & Women’s Health Institute is committed to providing world-class care for women of all ages. In 2020, the institute’s gynecology program was ranked second in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and the top-ranked program in Ohio. Throughout the years, Ob/GYN & Women’s Health Institute physicians have pioneered many new technologies and procedures for treating our patients.

The institute offers a full complement of women’s health services including general obstetric & gynecologic care as well as subspecialty care in the following: advanced minimally invasive procedures for uterine fibroids and endometriosis; complex oncologic surgery for gynecologic malignancies; genomic tumor profiling for clinically approved or investigational treatments; Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC); fetal surgery; clinical management of fetal anomalies; management of complex surgical mesh complications; innovative approaches to cryopreservation of gametes and ovarian tissue; gynecologic infectious disease; pediatric gynecology; chronic pelvic pain; medical weight management; team-based lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender healthcare services including transgender consultations for medical and surgical gynecologic care.

Our 158 physician specialist and subspecialists along with 44 CNP/PAs and 30 certified nurse midwives see patients at the main campus, as well as all Cleveland Clinic regional hospitals and family health centers across northeast Ohio.

The institute’s staff participates in resident, fellow, and medical student education at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. A unique residency training program offers tracking into subspecialty areas. Fellowships are offered in women’s health, gynecologic oncology, urogynecology/reconstructive pelvic surgery, reproductive endocrinology, minimally invasive gynecology surgery and transgender. A new Global Health Research Program allows residents and fellows to participate in research.