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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology • Female • Age 61

4370 Alpine Rd Ste 104
Portola Valley, CA 94028
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Dr. O'Hanlan's Experience

Dr. O'Hanlan's Care Philosophy


  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Dissection for Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Radical Cydoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometrial Disorders
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia
  • Endometrial Polyp
  • Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometriosis of Colon
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Carcinosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Diseases
  • Ovarian Disorders
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor
  • Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
  • Ovarian Insufficiency, Familial
  • Ovarian Low Malignant Potential Tumor
  • Ovarian Remnant Syndrome
  • Ovarian Tumor
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Scleroderma
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvar Diseases
  • Vulvar Lesion
  • Vulvar Neoplasms

Background Check for Dr. O'Hanlan

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • UCSF Center for Health / Aging: Advocacy Award, 2001
  • Stanford Medical School Pre-clinical Teaching Award, 1996
  • Best Doctors in the Bay Area, San Francisco Magazine, 2005
  • Mitchell Sealy Award: Outstanding Resident, 1983
  • Stanford University Rambar Teaching Excellence Award nominee, 1992, 94
  • Duke University Center for LGBT Life Leadership Award, 2005
  • American Civil Liberties Union: Frontline Award, 2003
  • San Francisco Focus Best Bay Area Doctors, 1993
  • Stanford School of Medicine Gender Equity Award, 1995
  • Best Doctors in America, GYN Oncology, Pacific Region, 1996,97
  • Who’s Who of American Women, 1997
  • American Academy of Family Physicians Teacher Recognition, 1997
  • San Francisco Focus Best Bay Area Doctors, 1997
  • Best Doctors in America, GYN Oncology, National Edition, 1994,95
  • Gentry Health Magazine: Best Physicians in Bay Area, 2012
  • Best Doctors in America, Gyn Oncology, National Edition, 2003
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine: Faculty Award, 1987
  • Single-Field Sterile-Scrub, Preparation, and Dwell for Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, 2012
  • Quality Improvement: Single Field Sterile Scrub, Prep and Dwell For Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, 2011
  • Total laparoscopic hysterectomy with and without lymph node dissection for uterine neoplasia, 2007
  • Cystosufflation to prevent bladder injury, 2009
  • 257 incidental appendectomies during total laparoscopic hysterectomy, 2007
  • First single-incision type 7 total laparoscopic hysterectomy, adnexectomy, and appendectomy, 2010
  • Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy for Female-to-Male Transsexuals, 2007
  • Total laparoscopic hysterectomy: evaluation of an evidence-based educational strategy using a novel simulated suture and knot-tying challenge, the holiotomy, 2012
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy: impact of uterine size, 2011

Education & Training

Medical School

Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980

Residency Hospital

Atlanta Med Center
Complete in 1984

Fellowship Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University
Complete in 1986

Undergraduate Schools

Duke University

Languages Spoken by Dr. O'Hanlan & Staff

  • English

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