Christina H. Kwon

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Christina H. Kwon, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor;
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obs/Gyn)

Clinical Addresses

38 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 4; Tue. 9 - 4; Wed. 9 - 4; Thu. 9 - 4; Fri. 9 - 4
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-725-2660
Fax: 212-725-3660

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Medical Specialties

Obstetrics/Gynecology, Gynecology

Medical Expertise

Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Gynecologic Surgery, Uro-Gynecology, Urinary Incontinence, General Gynecology

Clinical Responsibilities

I am a board-certified gynecologist and fellowship-trained urogynecologist specializing in the care, diagnosis and treatment of women with pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence. I currently see patients and am accepting new patients through my office listed below.

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, HEALTHREPUBLIC, HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, OSCAR, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Medicare, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER

Insurance Disclaimer: Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have changed.

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Board Certification

2005 — Ab Obstetrics & Gynecology - Obstetrics & Gynecology
2013 — Ab Obstetrics & Gynecology (Female Pelvic Med & Recovery)

Education

1992-1996 — SUNY Health Science Center, Medical Education
1996-2000 — NYU Medical Center (OB/GYN), Residency Training
1996-2000 — NYU Medical Center (OB/GYN), Internship
2000-2003 — Northwestern University Medical School (Urogynecology), Clinical Fellowships

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Research Interests

urogynecology, female incontinence, urinary tract infection, pelvic organ prolapse, menopause<br>

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Vaginal delivery and serum markers of ischemia/reperfusion injury
Conner, E; Margulies, R; Liu, Mengling; Smilen, S W; Porges, R F; Kwon, C
2006 Aug;94(2):96-102, International journal of gynaecology & obstetrics
— id: 67432, year: 2006, vol: 94, page: 96, stat: Journal Article,

TVT versus SPARC: comparison of outcomes for two midurethral tape procedures
Gandhi, Sanjay; Abramov, Yoram; Kwon, Christina; Beaumont, Jennifer L; Botros, Sylvia; Sand, Peter K; Goldberg, Roger P
2006 Feb;17(2):125-130, International urogynecology journal & pelvic floor dysfunction
— id: 63410, year: 2006, vol: 17, page: 125, stat: Journal Article,

Factors influencing the long-term success of periurethral collagen therapy in the office
Koduri, Sumana; Goldberg, Roger P; Kwon, Christina; Dobrez, Deborah G; Sand, Peter K
2006 Jun;17(4):346-351, International urogynecology journal & pelvic floor dysfunction
— id: 69473, year: 2006, vol: 17, page: 346, stat: Journal Article,

Site-specific rectocele repair compared with standard posterior colporrhaphy
Abramov, Yoram; Gandhi, Sanjay; Goldberg, Roger P; Botros, Sylvia M; Kwon, Christina; Sand, Peter K
2005 Feb;105(2):314-318, Obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 69475, year: 2005, vol: 105, page: 314, stat: Journal Article,

A prospective randomized trial using solvent dehydrated fascia lata for the prevention of recurrent anterior vaginal wall prolapse
Gandhi, Sanjay; Goldberg, Roger P; Kwon, Christina; Koduri, Sumana; Beaumont, Jennifer L; Abramov, Yoram; Sand, Peter K
2005 May;192(5):1649-1654, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 69474, year: 2005, vol: 192, page: 1649, stat: Journal Article,

Recurrent vaginal and concurrent bladder mesh erosion after abdominal sacral colpopexy
Hampton BS; Smilen SW; Kwon C
2005 ;11(5):261-263, Journal of pelvic medicine & surgery
— id: 60233, year: 2005, vol: 11, page: 261, stat: Journal Article,

Advanced anterior vaginal wall prolapse (Stage III and IV)
Kwon C; Sand PK
Female urology : urogynecology, and voiding dysfunction New York : Marcel Dekker, 2005,
— id: 3599, year: 2005, vol: , page: 561, stat: Chapter,

Does discrete site-specific defect repair carry better objective and subjective outcomes than standard posterior colporrhaphy?
Abramov, Y; Gandhi, S; Goldberg, R; Botros, S; Kwon, C; Sherman, W; Sand, P
2004 JAN-FEB ;23(5-6):437-439, Neurourology & urodynamics
— id: 46497, year: 2004, vol: 23, page: 437, stat: Journal Article,

A randomized controlled trial of fascia lata for the prevention of recurrent anterior vaginal wall prolapse
Gandhi, S; Kwon, C; Goldberg, RP; Abramov, Y; Beaumont, JL; Koduri, S; Sand, PK
2004 JAN-FEB ;23(5-6):558-558, Neurourology & urodynamics
— id: 46498, year: 2004, vol: 23, page: 558, stat: Journal Article,

Foley versus intermittent self-catheterization after transvaginal sling surgery: which works best?
Gandhi, Sanjay; Beaumont, Jennifer L; Goldberg, Roger P; Kwon, Christina; Abramov, Yoram; Sand, Peter K
2004 Jul;64(1):53-57, Urology
— id: 69477, year: 2004, vol: 64, page: 53, stat: Journal Article,

The tensile strength of Cooper's ligament suturing: comparison of abdominal and transvaginal techniques
Goldberg, Roger P; Koduri, Sumana; Sand, Peter K; Kwon, Christina; Culligan, Patrick
2004 Nov-Dec;15(6):425-7; discussion 428, International urogynecology journal & pelvic floor dysfunction
— id: 69476, year: 2004, vol: 15, page: 425, stat: Journal Article,

Fecal incontinence
Kwon C; Sand PK
2004 ;10(3):161-167, Journal of pelvic medicine & surgery
— id: 46303, year: 2004, vol: 10, page: 161, stat: Journal Article,

Prevalence of anal incontinence among mothers of multiples and analysis of risk factors
Goldberg, Roger P; Kwon, Christina; Gandhi, Sanjay; Atkuru, Laxmi V; Sorensen, Mark; Sand, Peter K
2003 Dec;189(6):1627-30; discussion 1630, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 45290, year: 2003, vol: 189, page: 1627, stat: Journal Article,

Urinary incontinence among mothers of multiples: the protective effect of cesarean delivery
Goldberg, Roger P; Kwon, Christina; Gandhi, Sanjay; Atkuru, Laxmi V; Sorensen, Mark; Sand, Peter K
2003 Jun;188(6):1447-50; discussion 1450, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 45292, year: 2003, vol: 188, page: 1447, stat: Journal Article,

Risk factors in the development of anal sphincter disruption
Kwon C
2003 ;21(1):?-?, Quality care (National Association for Continence)
— id: 57658, year: 2003, vol: 21, page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

Management of overactive bladder and urinary tract infections
Kwon C; Sand PK
2003 ;6:?-?, Ob/Gyn special edition
— id: 57657, year: 2003, vol: 6, page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

The development of pelvic organ prolapse following isolated Burch retropubic urethropexy
Kwon, Christina H; Culligan, Patrick J; Koduri, Sumana; Goldberg, Roger P; Sand, Peter K
2003 Nov;14(5):321-5; discussion 325, International urogynecology journal & pelvic floor dysfunction
— id: 45291, year: 2003, vol: 14, page: 321, stat: Journal Article,

The use of intraoperative cystoscopy in major vaginal and urogynecologic surgeries
Kwon, Christina H; Goldberg, Roger P; Koduri, Sumana; Sand, Peter K
2002 Dec;187(6):1466-71; discussion 1471, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 38613, year: 2002, vol: 187, page: 1466, stat: Journal Article,

Conservative therapy for overactive bladder: pelvic floor exercises
Kwon, Christina; Sand, Peter K
2002 Dec;3(6):458-462, Current urology reports
— id: 45293, year: 2002, vol: 3, page: 458, stat: Journal Article,

Development of ramp-edge SNS junctions using highly stable normal-metal barrier materials
Jia, QX; Fan, Y; Kwon, C; Mombourquette, C; Reagor, D; Cantor, R; Zhou, JP; Gim, Y; Jones, C; McDevitt, JT; Goodenough, JB
1999 JUN;9(2):3374-3377, IEEE transactions on applied superconductivity
— id: 1390952, year: 1999, vol: 9, page: 3374, stat: Journal Article,

Improved J(c) of bilayer YBa2Cu3O7-delta thin film structures
Zhou, JP; Jones, CE; McDevitt, JT; Gim, Y; Goodenough, JB; Kwon, C; Jia, QX
1999 JUN;9(2):2002-2005, IEEE transactions on applied superconductivity
— id: 1390942, year: 1999, vol: 9, page: 2002, stat: Journal Article,