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Joseph S. Sanfilippo, MD

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Job Title Director, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee-Womens Hospital
3420 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-692-6677 Phone
412-692-8584 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1973 Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School, Chicago, Ill.
 

Residency:

1977 Obstetrics and Gynecology, State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y.
 

Fellowship:

1979 Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Ky.

Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • American Board of Sports Medicine
  • The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • The Accreditation Council for Gynecologic Endoscopy
  • The American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • American Society for Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Board of Governors of The Chicago Medical School
  • Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Chatham University
  • Federation Internationale de Gynecologie, Infantile et Juvenile
  • International Federal of Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • The International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, Charter Member
  • Jefferson County Medical Society
  • Kentucky Medical Association
  • Louisville Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
  • The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
  • National Organization on Adolescent Pregnancy, Parenting & Prevention, Inc. (NOAPP)
  • NICHD Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Research Think Tank
  • North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Charter Member
  • The Pittsburgh Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
  • Society of Adolescent Medicine
  • Society for Gynecologic Investigation
  • Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists
  • Society for Reproductive Surgeons, Founding Member
  • Turner Syndrome Society of the United States
  • US International Foundation for Studies in Reproductive, Inc., Charter Member
  • 9th World Congress on Juvenile and Adolescent Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • 10th World Congress on Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology  

Board Certifications

  • Robotic Surgery Certification
  • The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Diplomate
  • The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Diplomate
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomate

Awards

  • 2009-2011 Top Doctors in Pittsburgh
  • 2008-2009 Who’s Who in Healthcare
  • 2007-2009 America’s Top Doctors
  • 2005-2009 Best Doctors in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 2000, 2005, 2006 Who’s Who in America
  • 1998-2001 American Medical Association Physicians Recognition Award
  • 1997, 2005, 2006 Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • 1996 American Biographical Institute Man of the Year
  • 1995-1996 Who’s Who in South and Southwest, 24th Edition
  • 1992 Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 1992-1995, 1997, 2000 The Best Doctors in America (for Women)
  • 1991 Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society
  • 1990 Chicago Medical School, Distinguished Alumnus

Publications

  • Homa L, Thomas S, Sanfilippo J. Primary amenorrhea with transverse vaginal septum and scant hematocolpos: A case report.  Open Journal of Pediatrics, 2012, 2, 87-91.
  • Erb TM, Schneider C, Mucko SE, Sanfilippo JS et al
    Paracrine & Epigenetic Control of Trophectoderm Differentiation from Human Embryonic Stem Cells:  The Role of Bone Morphogenic Protein 4 and Histone Deacetylases. Stem Cells Dev. 2011 Mar 17.
  • Sanfilippo JS. Emergency contraception, the bottom line.
     Journal of Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology. 2011 Feb;24(1):1.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Fertility in Cancer patients
Last Update
August 8, 2012
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