Sujatha Pathi, MD
Dr. Pathi is a board-certified and fellowship-trained specialist in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.
She received her BA in biology and economics from Wellesley College and earned her MD, with honors, from the University of Southern California Medical School. She completed a four-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the UCLA Medical Center followed by a three-year fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Pathi has conducted extensive research into the causes of pelvic floor disorders. She was the recipient of the Astellas Research Grant awarded by the American Urogynecologic Society. Her research has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals such as Obstetrics & Gynecology, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the International Journal of Urogynecology. Dr. Pathi was nationally recognized for her research when she was awarded for the best basic science paper at the American Urogynecologic Society 2010 scientific meeting.
As a specialist in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Pathi’s area of focus includes surgical and non-surgical treatments for urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, voiding dysfunction, fecal incontinence, defecatory dysfunction, pelvic pain, and childbirth-related pelvic floor dysfunction.
Medical Group Affiliations:
Fellow, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Member, American Urogynecological Society
Member, International Continence Society
Honors & Awards:
American Urogynecologic Society, best paper basic science, 2010
American Urogynecologic Society, Astellas / AUGS Foundation Research Award, 2009
Foundation for Excellence in Women’s Health Care, Excellence in Clinical Research 2009
Medical School: Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Residency: university of California Los Angeles
Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX