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Laura Douglass

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentObstetrics and Gynecology-Gynecology and Minimally Invasive Surgery
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Laura Douglass, MD, completed a fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, gaining expertise in robotic, advanced laparoscopic, and hysteroscopic procedures. She is passionate about providing safe, effective surgical approaches that are least invasive and tailored to each woman’s needs.

    Dr. Douglass provides comprehensive gynecologic care for women. Her clinical interests include the management of abnormal uterine bleeding, tubal or ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids. She further specialized her practice by receiving international training and mentorship in São Paulo, Brazil with an emphasis on providing fertility sparing surgical treatment for women with endometriosis. In 2015, she assisted in the implementation of laparoscopy in the obstetrics and gynecology department at a medical center in American Samoa.

    Additionally, Dr. Douglass and her colleagues on our reproductive endocrinology and infertility team, including renowned expert Arthur Haney, MD, perform transabdominal cerclages (TAC) to prevent pregnancy loss caused by an incompetent cervix.

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    Wayne State UniversityMD
    University of Chicago MedicineInternship
    University of Chicago MedicineResidency
    IU Health University HospitalFellowship

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    1. Douglass LA, Davis AM. Assessment and Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding. JAMA. 2020 Jan 21; 323(3):270-271. PMID: 31855229.
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    2. Laus K, Louis P, Douglass L. A Novel Approach to Management of Angular Pregnancies: A Case Series. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2019 01; 26(1):178-181. PMID: 30107240.
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