Faculty of Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Program

Chairman

Carlos Benitom, MD

Carlos Benito, Chairman 
Fellowship: MFM-UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, NJ
Medical School: UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Master’s Degrees in Public Health from the UMDNJ School of Public Health and in Health Care Administration from Seton Hall University

Residency Program Administration

Dr. Richard Stewart

Richard Stewart
Program Director
Residency: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, NJ
Medical School: University of Health Sciences, Kansas City, MO

 
Dr. Dusan Perisic

Dusan Perisic, MD
Associate Program Director
Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgeon
Medical school, a surgical internship and residency training in Serbia
Research fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
Residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Morristown Memorial Hospital

 

Mary Ellen Hobler    
Ob/Gyn Residency Program Coordinator
Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology Faculty

 
Dr. William Lowe III

William Lowe III, MD
Residency: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1993
Medical School: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1989

 

Yashica Shah, MD
Residency: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Medical School: Rutgers -Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

 

Part Time Faculty:

Melissa Ackerman, MD

 

Joseph Vaydovsky, MD

 

Thomas Magliaro, MD

 

Ushma Patel, MD
Residency Rutgers -Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Medical School Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

 

Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Faculty

Gregg Giannina

Gregg Giannina, MD

 
Foroutan

Janelle Foroutan, MD
Fellowship:UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007–2011
Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine, Class of 2007

 

Kristy Palomares, MD
Residency: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine and College of Engineering - Medical Doctorate and Doctorate of Philosophy in Biomedical Engineering

 
Dr. Ashwin Jadhave

Ashwin Jadhav, MD
Graduated from N.D.M.V.P. Samaj’s Medical College in Nasik, India
Master’s in Health Informatics at the School of Health Information Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center
Ob-Gyn Residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Program at Queens Hospital Center, New York
Fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at New York University Langone Medical Center

 

Division of Urogynecology Faculty

Mark Mokrzycki, MD
Fellowship: New York University Medical School
Residency: New York University Medical School
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Manish Gopal, MD, MSCE   
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Medical School: MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA

 

Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (Volunteer) Faculty

Dr. Leo Doherty

Dr. Leo Doherty   

 

Andrew Corwin, MD
Residency: New York Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital New York, NY
Medical School: Far Eastern University Manila Philippines

 

Akosua Asantewaa-Oti, MD
Residency Rutgers -Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City, NJ
Medical School Rutgers -Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

 

Zaida Muhammed, MD
Residency Rutgers -Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Medical School Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

 

Robert Schaefer, MD
Residency: The Long Island College Hospital Brooklyn, N.Y
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College, M.D.

 

Richard Scott Jr., MD
Founding Member, Reproductive Medical Associates
Fellowship: Jones Institute of Norfolk Virginia
Medical School: University of Virginia Medical School

Paul Bergh, MD
Founding Member, Reproductive Medical Associates
Fellowship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Michael Drews, MD
Founding Member, Reproductive Medical Associates
Fellowship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School: Cornell University Medical College

Doreen Hock, MD
Fellowship: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical School: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Michael Bohrer, MD
Fellowship: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency: Johns Hopkins Medical School
Medical School: State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center

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