Amir A. Jazaeri, MD

Amir A. Jazaeri, MD

Amir Jazaeri, MD

Dr. Jazaeri’s Office & Appointments:

434.243.9414

 

 

Dr. Jazaeri completed his Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Virginia, followed by two years of Basic Science Research at the National Institute of Health. He then completed his Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Dr. Jazaeri’s expertise in the diagnosis and management of Gynecologic Malignancies is well-recognized, with a special interest in caring for women with ovarian and endometrial carcinoma. He is the Director of the Gynecologic Oncology Research Laboratory, with his research efforts focused on the early diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer.

 

Specialty ~
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sub - Specialty ~
Gynecologic Oncology

Special Expertise ~
Ovarian cancer, endometrial cancer, gestational trophoblastic disease, uterine sarcomas, advanced pelvic surgery for benign gynecological disease, minimally invasive surgery.

Awards ~
US News and World Report’s “Top Doctors” and Castle Connolly’s “Best Doctor’s” designations
Board Examiner for the Ob/Gyn Oral Board Exam

Education ~
Undergraduate and Medical School -  University of Virginia

Residency ~
University of Virginia

Fellowship ~
National Cancer Institute (research) and MD Anderson Cancer Center (Clinical)

Certification ~
Board Certified in Ob/Gyn and Gynecologic Oncology

Research ~
Dr. Jazaeri is the Director of the Laboratory for Gynecologic Oncology Research. His lab is focused on 3 main areas:
1. Ovarian carcinogenesis
2. Biomarkers for ovarian cancer 
3. Mechanism of platinum resistance in ovarian cancer

Clinical Trials ~
PI for the Translational Trial: "Short RNA Biomarkers for Ovarian Cancer"

Publications

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