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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates

University Gynecologic Oncology Associates provides a comprehensive, compassionate and individualized approach to the care and management of gynecologic malignancies. The practice's clinical team is on the leading edge of treatment for cervical, uterine, ovarian, vaginal, vulvar and primary peritoneal cancer.
 
Our team members are highly skilled in the most state-of-the-art technology and techniques, including minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgeries that allow patients to return to normal activity more quickly than with traditional therapies.
 
A full range of treatments are offered, from standard therapies to innovative treatment options, and new options are being explored every day. Many women benefit from chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgery or a combination of these therapies. As part of the clinic, you will receive the newest treatments available for gynecologic cancer, including: 
 
  • Clinical trials (GOG, Pharmaceutical)
  • Standard chemotherapy
  • Intraperitoneal chemotherapy for advanced ovarian cancer
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy
 
A personalized treatment plan will be developed after your initial visit.

MEET OUR TEAM

Amina Ahmed, MD, is an Associate Professor and Director of the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Ahmed completed her residency and fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Iowa.

Dr. Ahmed's clinical interests include: Cancer surgery, Cervical cancer, Endometrial cancer, Gestational trophoblastic disease, Ovarian cancer, Robotic surgery, Vulvar cancer.

Dr. Ahmed has multiple publications and her research interests lie in minimally invasive surgery, geriatric oncology and is currently involved in NRG elderly working group and PI of study CC-002.

Summer Dewdney, MD, is Assistant Professor in the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center.  Dr. Dewdney completed her residency at the University of Chicago and her Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Washington University in St. Louis.

Dr. Dewdney's clinical interest includes:  cervical cancer, endometrial cancer, gynecologic cancer, minimally invasive procedures, obesity, ovarian cancer, pelvic surgery, robotic surgery, gynecologic, uterine cancer, uterine disorders, vulvar cancer, and women’s health.
 
Dr. Dewdney has had multiple publications, and her research interests lie in robotic, minimally invasive surgery, endometrial cancer, obesity, ovarian cancer, and quality measures.
 
Dr. Dewdney serves as the Cancer Liaison Physician for the Commission on Cancer, and also serves on a national committee for the Society of Gynecologic Oncology. She is also a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
 

 

 

 

 

Kristin Eisinger, PA-C, is a certified Physician Assistant in the section of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center. Kristen received her bachelors of science at the University of Illinois and then received a masters in medical science at Midwestern. She has several years of experience in in-patient hospital care.

Theresa Schafer Nuestro MMS, RD, PA-C, is a certified Physician Assistant in the section of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center. Theresa has been practicing in the field of gynecology for several years. She received her undergraduate degree in nutrition and dietetics at University of Illinois at Chicago and completed her Masters in medical science at Midwestern University.

Sandra Obilade, FNP, ​is a Family Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center. She received her bachelors degree at the University of Minnesota in Anthropology and received her Masters degree in nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner at the University of Illinois Chicago. She is currently attending the University of Illinois Chicago to receive her Doctor of Nursing Practice.

Margaret Wilson, MMS, PA-C, is a certified Physician Assistant in the section of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center.  She received a Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Sciences from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at Northwestern University in Chicago with a Master of Medical Science.

Services

Diagnosis and treatment for patients with the following malignancies:

 

Surgical Services:

  • Tumor Debulking
  • Ovarian and uterine tumor debulking
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery 
  • Hysterectomy
  • Complex benign hysterectomy
  • Radical hysterectomy
  • Complex Radical and ultra Radical Gynecologic Surgery
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Endometriosis

Accreditation and Recognition

University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
1725 W. Harrison St.
Professional Building II
Suite 1010
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-942-6300
Fax: 312-942-6301
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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
16011 S. 108th Ave.
Orland Park, IL 60467
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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
3900 W. 203rd St.
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
200 Riverside Drive
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
210 McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
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University Gynecologic Oncology Associates
5140 N. California Ave
635-645
Located in the Swedish Covenant Medical Group Office
Chicago, IL 60625
Phone: 312-942-6300
Fax: 312-942-6301
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