MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center Expands Care for Women, Welcomes Two New Expert Urogynecologists to the National Center for Advanced Pelvic Surgery

MedStar Franklin Square welcomes fellowship trained urogynecologists, Peter O’Hare, MD, and Ladin Yuteri-Kaplan, MD, to the National Center for Advanced Pelvic Surgery.

September 19, 2014

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Baltimore — (September 19, 2014) — MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center welcomes fellowship trained urogynecologists, Peter O’Hare, MD, and Ladin Yuteri-Kaplan, MD, to the National Center for Advanced Pelvic Surgery. Drs. O’Hare and Yuteri-Kaplan, co-directors of the Center, have extensive experience treating a variety of urogynecological conditions, bringing comprehensive care to help restore the quality-of-life for countless women suffering from common pelvic conditions.

Specializing in the latest nonsurgical treatment options, as well as minimally invasive and robotic assisted surgical techniques, Drs. O’Hare and Yuteri-Kaplan are experts in diagnosing and treating a wide spectrum of urogynecologic problems including urinary and fecal incontinence, pelvic floor dysfunctions, hysterectomy, urinary tract infections, sexual dysfunctions, pelvic organ prolapse, advanced pelvic reconstructive surgery, and more.

“We are excited to further expand our care options available for women, offering relief to the many in our community suffering from urogynecological conditions,” said Samuel Smith, MD, chair of the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at MedStar Franklin Square and MedStar Harbor Hospital. “Drs. O’Hare and Yuteri-Kaplan bring a compassionate, multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing even the most severe disorders, and developing personalized treatment plans that best suits each patient’s individual needs.”

Dr. O’Hare attended medical school at the University of St. Eustatius School of Medicine. He went on to complete a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He is a published author and has presented his research both nationally and internationally.

After attending medical school at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Dr. Yurteri-Kaplan completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark. She then joined MedStar Health to complete a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center/MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She has published many articles on her research and has presented nationally on pelvic floor disorders.

Click here to learn more about urogynecology services at MedStar Franklin Square. To schedule an appointment with Drs. O’Hare and Yuteri-Kaplan, call 443-777-7608.

About MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center is a not-for-profit 378-bed community teaching hospital located in the White Marsh section of eastern Baltimore County, Maryland. MedStar Franklin Square provides many medical and healthcare services, including a broad range of healthcare specialties, advanced technologies and treatments not traditionally found at community hospitals. The hospital is ranked third in admissions among all Maryland hospitals and is first in Emergency Department visits with more than 108,000 visits annually. MedStar Franklin Square is accredited by the Joint Commission and certified as a Primary Stroke Center and has earned some of the nation’s most prestigious quality awards including Magnet Designation for excellence in nursing, the Excellence Award for Quality Improvement from the Delmarva Foundation and inclusion in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital specialty ranking for four consecutive years. With more than 3,300 employees, MedStar Franklin Square is one of the largest employers in Baltimore County. Visit medstarfranklinsquare.org for more information.

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