Dr. Katherine O'Hanlan, MD

Dr. Katherine O'Hanlan, MD

Gynecologic Oncology | Female | 62 years old

Dr. Kate O'Hanlan is a gynecologic oncologist whose research and publishing focus has been on...Read more

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Dr. Kate O'Hanlan is a gynecologic oncologist whose research and publishing focus has been on the multiple applications of the...   Read More

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecologynull
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      Specialties

      • Gynecologic Oncology

      Board Certifications

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      • Gynecological Oncology
      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
      • Atrophic Vaginitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Cervical Dysplasia
      • Cervical Polyps
      • Endometrial Cancer
      • Endometrial Disorders
      • Endometrial Hyperplasia
      • Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma
      • Endometriosis
      • Endometriosis of Colon
      • Fallopian Tube Cancer
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
      • Nausea
      • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Ovarian Carcinosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cysts
      • Ovarian Diseases
      • 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
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Uterine Fibroids
      • Uterine Polyp
      • Uterine Prolapse
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginal Cancer
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Vulvar Cancer
      • Vulvar Diseases
      • Vulvar Lesion
      • Vulvar Neoplasms

      Procedures Performed

      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Cancer Treatment
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • 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
      • 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)
      • Osteoporosis Screening
      • 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)
      • Rh Incompatibility Screening
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Vaginal Surgery
      • Vaginectomy
      • Vulvectomy

      Background Check

      • 0
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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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

      Education

      • Medical School
        Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1980

      • Residency Hospital
        Atlanta Med Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Thomas Jefferson University

        Completed in 1986

      • Undergraduate School
        Duke University

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • 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
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      • Media & Publications
        • 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

      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
      • Board certified in Gynecological Oncology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. O'Hanlan's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

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      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. O'Hanlan's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Kate O'Hanlan is a gynecologic oncologist whose research and publishing focus has been on the multiple applications of the total laparoscopic hysterectomy and laparoscopic staging and management of the gynecologic cancers.