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David-West, Gizelka, MD, FACOG 
Attending Physician, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

David-West, Gizelka A.

About

Language(s): English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Board Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board certified in Gynecologic Oncology

Dr. Gizelka David-West graduated summa cum laude from Eastern New Mexico University with a bachelor of science degree in biology and a minor in chemistry. She earned her medical degree at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She subsequently completed a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at NYU Langone Medical Center, where she obtained certification as a robotic surgeon in a high-volume robotic center of excellence.

Her professional interests include minimally invasive surgery with a focus on robotic surgery; fertility sparing therapy for gynecologic malignancies; cancer risk reduction for women with genetic predisposition to cancer; targeted therapy for gynecologic malignancies; trophoblastic disease; cancers of the ovary, uterus, cervix, vulva, and vagina; chemotherapy; and palliative care.

Dr. David-West's research focus is in cancer survivorship, patient safety and outcomes, healthcare disparity, cancer screening and prevention, and clinical trials.

Professional Memberships: Society of Gynecologic Oncology, American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Medical School: University of Miami - Miller School of Medicine
Internship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship: New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, Gynecologic Oncology

Specialties

Specialties: Gynecologic Oncology
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
Special Clinical Interest: Minimally invasive surgery with a focus on robotic surgery; fertility sparing therapy for gynecologic malignancies; targeted therapy for gynecologic malignancies; palliative care

Locations

19 Bradhurst Ave., Suite 3090 N
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Phone: (914) 493-2181
Fax: (914) 493-2322