EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Sarah Lawrence College , 2008 , Bronxville , NY

Medical School

  • University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine , 2013 , Los Angeles , CA

Residency

  • University of Kansas Medical Center , 2017 , Kansas City , KS

Fellowship

  • Children's Mercy Hospital , 2019 , Kansas City , MO

Graduate Degree

  • University of Missouri Kansas City , 2019 , Kansas City , MO

Philosophy of Care

You are different, so are we.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. The Health Care of Adults with Differences in Sex Development or Intersex Traits Is Changing: Time to Prepare Clinicians and Health Systems. LGBT Health. 2021 Jun 30. View abstract
  2. Vulvovaginal Involvement in Pediatric Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: A Case Series. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Oct; 34(5):745-748. View abstract
  3. Breakthrough Bleeding in Transgender and Gender Diverse Adolescents and Young Adults on Long-Term Testosterone. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Oct; 34(5):706-716. View abstract
  4. Gender-Affirming Surgeries in Transgender and Gender Diverse Adolescent and Young Adults: A Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Primer. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Aug; 34(4):442-448. View abstract
  5. The role of androgens in clitorophallus development and possible applications to transgender patients. Andrology. 2021 Apr 08. View abstract
  6. Oxandrolone Use in Trans-Masculine Youth Appears to Increase Adult Height: Preliminary Evidence. LGBT Health. 2021 May-Jun; 8(4):300-306. View abstract
  7. Multidisciplinary approach to imaging for gender-affirming surgery: engaging surgeons, radiologists, and patients to ensure a positive imaging experience. Ann Transl Med. 2021 Apr; 9(7):610. View abstract
  8. A Response to Jue et al, "Kidney Transplantation in Transgender Patients". Curr Urol Rep. 2021 03 29; 22(5):28. View abstract
  9. Routine Screening for Transgender and Gender Diverse Adults Taking Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy: a Narrative Review. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 05; 36(5):1380-1389. View abstract
  10. Spontaneous Cervicovaginal Fistula in Obstructed Hemivagina and Ipsilateral Renal Anomaly Syndrome: A Case Report. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Apr; 34(2):220-222. View abstract
  11. The gynecologic examination of the transfeminine person after penile inversion vaginoplasty. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2021 03; 224(3):266-273. View abstract
  12. Survey of Experiences of Transgender and Gender Nonbinary Patients During Imaging Encounters and Opportunities for Improvement. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2020 11; 215(5):1136-1142. View abstract
  13. Considerations for Providing Pediatric Gender-Affirmative Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Adolesc Health. 2020 11; 67(5):635-637. View abstract
  14. Ovarian Histopathology in Transmasculine Persons on Testosterone: A Multicenter Case Series. J Sex Med. 2020 09; 17(9):1807-1818. View abstract
  15. Research is needed to assess breakthrough bleeding rates in transmasculine individuals utilizing hormonal contraception. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020 12; 223(6):946. View abstract
  16. New-Onset Abdominopelvic Pain After Initiation of Testosterone Therapy Among Trans-Masculine Persons: A Community-Based Exploratory Survey. LGBT Health. 2020 07; 7(5):248-253. View abstract
  17. Dysmenorrhea and Endometriosis in Transgender Adolescents. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2020 Oct; 33(5):524-528. View abstract
  18. Empowering Transmasculine Youth by Enhancing Reproductive Health Counseling in the Primary Care Setting. J Adolesc Health. 2020 06; 66(6):653-655. View abstract
  19. How Should Decision-Sharing Roles Be Considered in Adolescent Gender Surgeries? AMA J Ethics. 2020 05 01; 22(5):E452-457. View abstract
  20. Introducing a New Journal Club Feature for JPAG. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2020 04; 33(2):101-103. View abstract
  21. Reply. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020 04; 222(4):394. View abstract
  22. From Suffrage to the Senate: Expanding Inclusion in Women's Rights to Achieve Women's Health Equality. Mo Med. 2019 Nov-Dec; 116(6):472-475. View abstract
  23. Imaging Findings in Transgender Patients after Gender-affirming Surgery. Radiographics. 2019 Sep-Oct; 39(5):1368-1392. View abstract
  24. Contraception across the transmasculine spectrum. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020 02; 222(2):134-143. View abstract
  25. Management and Prevention of Postoperative Complications in a Neonate with a Symptomatic Imperforate Hymen. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2019 Aug; 32(4):429-431. View abstract
  26. Creating a Transgender-Inclusive Interventional Radiology Department. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2019 Jun; 30(6):928-931. View abstract
  27. Serving the Needs of Transgender and Gender-Diverse Persons in Radiology. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 04; 16(4 Pt A):533-535. View abstract
  28. Uterine pathology in transmasculine persons on testosterone: a retrospective multicenter case series. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 03; 220(3):257.e1-257.e7. View abstract
  29. An Evaluation of Reported Follicle-stimulating Hormone, Luteinizing Hormone, Estradiol, and Prolactin Reference Ranges in the United States. Urology. 2018 Oct; 120:114-119. View abstract
  30. Histone demethylase KDM4A and KDM4B expression in granulosa cells from women undergoing in vitro fertilization. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2018 Jun; 35(6):993-1003. View abstract
  31. A Review of the Epigenetic Contributions to Endometriosis. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2017 09; 60(3):467-476. View abstract
  32. Use of ICSI in IVF cycles in women with tubal ligation does not improve pregnancy or live birth rates. Hum Reprod. 2016 12; 31(12):2750-2755. View abstract
  33. Immunogenetic contributions to recurrent pregnancy loss. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2016 Jul; 33(7):833-47. View abstract
  34. Assessing Residency Program Approaches to the Transgender Health CREOG Objective. Transgend Health. 2016; 1(1):69-74. View abstract
  35. Periclitoral endometriosis: the dilemma of a chronic disease invading a rare location. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2015 May-Jun; 22(4):684-6. View abstract
  36. Primary amenorrhea: diagnosis and management. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2014 Oct; 69(10):603-12. View abstract