Bhavana Pothuri

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Bhavana Pothuri, M.D., M.S.

Associate Professor;
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obs/Gyn)
NYU Women's Cancer Program

Clinical Addresses

240 EAST 38TH STREET
19TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Wed. 9 - 5
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-731-6455
Fax: 212-731-5600


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Medical Specialties

Cancer, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Gynecology

Medical Expertise

Uterine Cancer, Gynecologic Surgery, Gynecologic Cancers, Ovarian Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Gynecologic Robotic Surgery, Endometrial Ablation, Gynecologic Oncology, Robotic Surgery

Clinical Responsibilities

I am a board-certified gynecologic oncologist specializing in the care, diagnosis and treatment of women with all forms of gynecologic cancers. I currently see patients and am accepting new patients through my office listed above. Providing comprehensive care and early detection/prevention of gynecologic cancers, including: ovarian, uterine, cervical, endometrial, vulvar, and vaginal. Specializing in patients with a high risk for breast and ovarian cancers, minimally invasive surgery for gynecologic malignancies including robotic surgery, and preserving fertility of patients with gynecologic cancers. Other interests: clinical trials, molar pregnancy, uterine sarcoma, gestational trophoblastic disease. NEW PATIENTS should contact the NEW PATIENT REFERRAL LINE at 212-731-6066

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, ELDERPLAN, GHI CBP, HEALTHPLUS CHLD HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS FAM HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS MEDICAID (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHREPUBLIC, HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP FAM HLTH, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICAID, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MAGNACARE PPO, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, NY MEDICAID, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OSCAR, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, Tricare, UHC COMMUNITY & STATE PLAN, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS

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Board Certification

2004 — Ab Obstetrics & Gynecology - Obstetrics & Gynecology
2006 — Ab Obstetrics & Gynecology (Gynecologic Oncology)

Education

1995 — Jefferson Medical College, Medical Education
1995-1999 — Lankenau Hospital (OB-GYN), Residency Training
1999-2003 — Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (Gynecology Oncology), Clinical Fellowships

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A Prospective Comparison of Post-Operative Pain and Quality of Life in Robotic Assisted versus Conventional Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery
Zechmeister, Jenna R; Pua, Tarah L; Boyd, Leslie R; Blank, Stephanie V; Curtin, John P; Pothuri, Bhavana
2014 Aug;:22019-22019, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 1141502, year: 2014, vol: , page: 22019, stat: Journal Article,

Trial design and endpoint definition for conservative management of endometrial neoplasia
Blank, S; Greenwald, J; Boyd, L; Pothuri, B; Curtin, J
2013 July 2013;Conference:(44th):e66-, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 452962, year: 2013, vol: Conference:, page: e66, stat: Journal Article,

Outcomes for High-Dose-Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy in the Treatment of Cervical Cancer
Chin, M. ; Mm, C. ; Sethi, R. ; Formenti, S. C. ; Jozsef, G. ; Blank, S. V. ; Pothuri, B. ; Boyd, L. R. ; Schiff, P. B.
2013 OCT 1;87(2 S S):S406-S406, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 657482, year: 2013, vol: 87, page: S406, stat: Journal Article,

The role of palliative surgery in gynecologic cancer cases
Hope, Joanie Mayer; Pothuri, Bhavana
2013 ;18(1):73-79, Oncologist
— id: 214022, year: 2013, vol: 18, page: 73, stat: Journal Article,

Combination of irinotecan and bevacizumab for heavily pretreated recur-rent ovarian cancer: A phase II trial
Ling, H; Muggia, F; Speyer, J; Curtin, J; Blank, S; Boyd, L; Pothuri, B; Li, X; Goldberg, J; Tiersten, A
2013 July 2013;Conference:(44th):e12-, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 452992, year: 2013, vol: Conference:, page: e12, stat: Journal Article,

Best practices in risk-reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy: The influence of surgical specialty
Malacarne, D; Long, Y; Boyd, L; Wallach, R; Pothuri, B; Fishman, D; Curtin, J; Blank, S
2013 July 2013;Conference:(44th):e102-, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 452952, year: 2013, vol: Conference:, page: e102, stat: Journal Article,

BRCA1- and BRCA2-related mutations: therapeutic implications in ovarian cancer
Pothuri, B
2013 Nov;24 Suppl 8:viii22-viii27, Annals of oncology
— id: 598482, year: 2013, vol: 24 Suppl 8, page: viii22, stat: Journal Article,

BRCA1-and BRCA2-related mutations: therapeutic implications in ovarian cancer
Pothuri, B.
2013 NOV;24 8 8:22-27, Annals of oncology
— id: 627472, year: 2013, vol: 24 8 8, page: 22, stat: Journal Article,

Dose-dependent pharmacokinetic (PK) interaction of pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (PLD) with escalating doses of veliparib in a phase I study
Pothuri, B; Muggia, F; Sparano, J A; Blank, S V; Curtin, J P; Chuang, E; Hershman, D L; Chen, A; Liebes, L
2013 20 May 2013;31(15):-, Journal of clinical oncology
— id: 451992, year: 2013, vol: 31, page: , stat: Journal Article,

A phase 2 study of oxaliplatin combined with continuous infusion topotecan for patients with previously treated ovarian cancer
Stein, Stacey M; Tiersten, Amy; Hochster, Howard S; Blank, Stephanie V; Pothuri, Bhavana; Curtin, John; Shapira, Ilan; Levinson, Benjamin; Ivy, Percy; Joseph, Benson; Guddati, Achuta Kumar; Muggia, Franco
2013 Nov;23(9):1577-1582, International journal of gynecological cancer
— id: 598582, year: 2013, vol: 23, page: 1577, stat: Journal Article,

Phase II trial of irinotecan plus bevacizumab for heavily pretreated recurrent ovarian cancer
Jain, S S; Makeyev, Y G; Muggia, F; Speyer, J L; Curtin, J P; Blank, S V; Boyd, L R; Pothuri, B; Fishman, D; Li, X; Goldberg, J D; Tiersten, A
2012 20 May 2012;30(15):-, Journal of clinical oncology
— id: 250082, year: 2012, vol: 30, page: , stat: Journal Article,

Phase i study of the PARP inhibitor ABT-888 (veliparib) and pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (PLD) in recurrent ovarian (ov) and breast (br) cancers
Pothuri, B; Sparano, J; Blank, S; Curtin, J; Chuang, E; Hershman, D; Tiersten, A; Liebes, L; Chen, A; Muggia, F
2012 March 2012;125:S22-S22, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 162928, year: 2012, vol: 125, page: S22, stat: Journal Article,

The circuitous path of PARP inhibitor development in epithelial ovarian cancer
Pothuri, Bhavana
2012 Feb;26(2):144-146, Oncology
— id: 164360, year: 2012, vol: 26, page: 144, stat: Journal Article,

Phase II study of bevacizumab with liposomal doxorubicin for patients with platinum- and taxane-resistant ovarian cancer
Verschraegen, C F; Czok, S; Muller, C Y; Boyd, L; Lee, S J; Rutledge, T; Blank, S; Pothuri, B; Eberhardt, S; Muggia, F
2012 Dec;23(12):3104-3110, Annals of oncology
— id: 205202, year: 2012, vol: 23, page: 3104, stat: Journal Article,

Survey of physician awareness of oocyte and embryo cryopreservation in women with hereditary breast ovarian cancer (HBOC) syndrome
West, A; Noyes, N; Pothuri, B
2012 March 2012;125:S111-S112, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 162926, year: 2012, vol: 125, page: S111, stat: Journal Article,

CA-125 surveillance for women with ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancers: What do survivors think?
Boyd, L.; Bedell, S.; Curtin, J.; Wallach, R.; Pothuri, B.; Muggia, F.; Tiersten, A.; Blank, S.
2011 MAR ;121(1):S64-S64, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 132764, year: 2011, vol: 121, page: S64, stat: Journal Article,

Incidental gynecologic FDG-PET/CT findings in women with a history of breast cancer
Pua, T.; Jewell, A.; Novetsky, A.; Lee, J.; Friedman, K.; Whyte, J.; Boyd, L.; Pothuri, B.; Curtin, J.; Blank, S.
2011 MAR ;121(1):S62-S62, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 132763, year: 2011, vol: 121, page: S62, stat: Journal Article,

A comparison of postoperative pain between robotic and laparoscopic gynecologic surgery
Ferrante, K; Novetsky, A; Pua, T; Jain, R; Boyd, L; Blank, S; Curtin, J; Pothuri, B
2010 MAR ;116(3):S148-S148, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 111930, year: 2010, vol: 116, page: S148, stat: Journal Article,

Paclitaxel plus oxaliplatin for recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer: a New York Cancer Consortium Study
Kuo, Dennis Yi-Shin; Blank, Stephanie V; Christos, Paul J; Kim, Mimi; Caputo, Thomas A; Pothuri, Bhavana; Hershman, Dawn; Goldman, Noah; Ivy, Percy S; Runowicz, Carolyn D; Muggia, Franco; Goldberg, Gary L; Einstein, Mark H
2010 Mar;116(3):442-446, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 133469, year: 2010, vol: 116, page: 442, stat: Journal Article,

Genetic analysis of the early natural history of epithelial ovarian carcinoma
Pothuri, Bhavana; Leitao, Mario M; Levine, Douglas A; Viale, Agnes; Olshen, Adam B; Arroyo, Crispinita; Bogomolniy, Faina; Olvera, Narciso; Lin, Oscar; Soslow, Robert A; Robson, Mark E; Offit, Kenneth; Barakat, Richard R; Boyd, Jeff
2010 ;5(4):e10358-e10358 e10358, PLoS one
— id: 923772, year: 2010, vol: 5, page: e10358, stat: Journal Article,

Weekly Paclitaxel with intermittent imatinib mesylate (gleevec(r)>): tolerance and activity in recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer
Safra, Tamar; Andreopoulou, Eleni; Levinson, Benjamin; Borgato, Lucia; Pothuri, Bhavana; Blank, Stephanie; Tiersten, Amy; Boyd, Leslie; Curtin, John; Muggia, Franco
2010 Sep;30(9):3243-3247, Anticancer research
— id: 113816, year: 2010, vol: 30, page: 3243, stat: Journal Article,

Epidemiology and treatment of cervical cancer cases in a private versus public hospital setting
Boyd, LR; Pua, TL; Novetsky, AP; Pothuri, B; Curtin, JP; Hope, JM; Wallach, RC; Fishman, DA; Blank, SV
2009 FEB ;112(2):S44-S44, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 97670, year: 2009, vol: 112, page: S44, stat: Journal Article,

Microvascular contrast sonographic imaging to detect early-stage epithelial ovarian cancer
Hope, JM; Fleischer, A; Lyseck, A; Blank, SV; Pothuri, B; Wallach, RC; Curtin, JP; Fishman, DA
2009 FEB ;112(2):S31-S31, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 97669, year: 2009, vol: 112, page: S31, stat: Journal Article,

Paclitaxel plus oxaliplatin for recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer: A New York Cancer Consortium study
Kuo, DY; Blank, SV; Kim, M; Caputo, TA; Pothuri, B; Hershman, D; Goldman, NA; Ivy, P; Runowicz, CD; Muggia, F; Goldberg, GL; Einstein, MH
2009 FEB ;112(2):S15-S15, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 97668, year: 2009, vol: 112, page: S15, stat: Journal Article,

Protocadherin PCDH10, involved in tumor progression, is a frequent and early target of promoter hypermethylation in cervical cancer
Narayan, Gopeshwar; Scotto, Luigi; Neelakantan, Vijayalakshmi; Kottoor, Sherine H; Wong, Ada Ho Yan; Loke, Shee-Loong; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Pothuri, Bhavana; Wright, Jason D; Kaufmann, Andreas M; Schneider, Achim; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Tao, Qian; Murty, Vundavalli V
2009 Nov;48(11):983-992, Genes, chromosomes & cancer
— id: 923762, year: 2009, vol: 48, page: 983, stat: Journal Article,

Outcomes of endometrial cancer cases in a private versus public hospital setting
Pua, TL; Boyd, LR; Novetsky, AP; Garcia, L; Devine, K; Curtin, JP; Pothuri, B; Hope, JM; Wallach, RC; Fishman, DA; Blank, SV
2009 FEB ;112(2):S82-S83, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 97674, year: 2009, vol: 112, page: S82, stat: Journal Article,

Microvascular perfusion sonographic imaging to detect early stage ovarian cancer
Hope, JM; Fleischer, AC; Day, B; Blank, SV; Pothuri, B; Wallach, R; Curtin, JP; Fishman, DA
2008 FEB ;15(2):85A-85A, Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.)
— id: 76415, year: 2008, vol: 15, page: 85A, stat: Journal Article,

Society of gynecologic oncologists position paper: breast cancer care
Orr, James Jr; Kelley, Joseph 3rd; Dizon, Don; Escobar, Pedro; Fleming, Evelyn; Gemignani, Mary; Hetzel, David; Hoskins, William; Kieback, Dirk; Kilgore, Larry; LaPolla, James; Lewin, Sharyn; Lucci, Joseph; Markman, Maurie; Pothuri, Bhavana; Powell, C Bethan; Tejada-Berges, Trevor
2008 Jul;110(1):7-12, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 97045, year: 2008, vol: 110, page: 7, stat: Journal Article,

Identification of copy number gain and overexpressed genes on chromosome arm 20q by an integrative genomic approach in cervical cancer: potential role in progression
Scotto, Luigi; Narayan, Gopeshwar; Nandula, Subhadra V; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Subramaniyam, Shivakumar; Schneider, Achim; Kaufmann, Andreas M; Wright, Jason D; Pothuri, Bhavana; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Murty, Vundavalli V
2008 Sep;47(9):755-765, Genes, chromosomes & cancer
— id: 97047, year: 2008, vol: 47, page: 755, stat: Journal Article,

Integrative genomics analysis of chromosome 5p gain in cervical cancer reveals target over-expressed genes, including Drosha
Scotto, Luigi; Narayan, Gopeshwar; Nandula, Subhadra V; Subramaniyam, Shivakumar; Kaufmann, Andreas M; Wright, Jason D; Pothuri, Bhavana; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Schneider, Achim; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Murty, Vundavalli V
2008 ;7:58-58, Molecular cancer
— id: 97046, year: 2008, vol: 7, page: 58, stat: Journal Article,

Gene dosage alterations revealed by cDNA microarray analysis in cervical cancer: identification of candidate amplified and overexpressed genes
Narayan, Gopeshwar; Bourdon, Veronique; Chaganti, Seeta; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Nandula, Subhadra V; Rao, Pulivarthi H; Gissmann, Lutz; Durst, Matthias; Schneider, Achim; Pothuri, Bhavana; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Basso, Katia; Chaganti, R S K; Murty, Vundavalli V
2007 Apr;46(4):373-384, Genes, chromosomes & cancer
— id: 97048, year: 2007, vol: 46, page: 373, stat: Journal Article,

Ovarian cancer: a focus on management of recurrent disease
Herzog, Thomas J; Pothuri, Bhavana
2006 Nov;3(11):604-611, Nature clinical practice. Oncology
— id: 97049, year: 2006, vol: 3, page: 604, stat: Journal Article,

Decompressive percutaneous gastrostomy tube use in gynecologic malignancies
Meyer, Larissa; Pothuri, Bhavana
2006 Mar;7(2):111-120, Current treatment options in oncology
— id: 68604, year: 2006, vol: 7, page: 111, stat: Journal Article,

Promoter hypermethylation-mediated inactivation of multiple Slit-Robo pathway genes in cervical cancer progression
Narayan, Gopeshwar; Goparaju, Chandra; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Kaufmann, Andreas M; Schneider, Achim; Durst, Matthias; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Pothuri, Bhavana; Murty, Vundavalli V
2006 ;5:16-16, Molecular cancer
— id: 68603, year: 2006, vol: 5, page: 16, stat: Journal Article,

Radiation-associated endometrial cancers are prognostically unfavorable tumors: A clinicopathologic comparison with 527 sporadic endometrial cancers
Pothuri, Bhavana; Ramondetta, Lois; Eifel, Patricia; Deavers, Michael T; Wilton, Andrew; Alektiar, Kaled; Barakat, Richard; Soslow, Robert A
2006 Dec;103(3):948-951, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68602, year: 2006, vol: 103, page: 948, stat: Journal Article,

Fertility sparing therapy for ovarian cancer has inherent risks and benefits
Douglas, Nataki C; Fan, Linda; Pothuri, Bhavana; Herzog, Thomas J; Sauer, Mark V
2005 Oct;272(4):304-308, Archives of gynecology & obstetrics
— id: 68605, year: 2005, vol: 272, page: 304, stat: Journal Article,

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in patients with malignant bowel obstruction due to ovarian carcinoma
Pothuri, Bhavana; Montemarano, Michelle; Gerardi, Melissa; Shike, Moshe; Ben-Porat, Leah; Sabbatini, Paul; Barakat, Richard R
2005 Feb;96(2):330-334, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68606, year: 2005, vol: 96, page: 330, stat: Journal Article,

Promoter hypermethylation of FANCF: disruption of Fanconi Anemia-BRCA pathway in cervical cancer
Narayan, Gopeshwar; Arias-Pulido, Hugo; Nandula, Subhadra V; Basso, Katia; Sugirtharaj, Dorcas D; Vargas, Hernan; Mansukhani, Mahesh; Villella, Jeannine; Meyer, Larissa; Schneider, Achim; Gissmann, Lutz; Durst, Matthias; Pothuri, Bhavana; Murty, Vundavalli V V S
2004 May 1;64(9):2994-2997, Cancer research
— id: 68609, year: 2004, vol: 64, page: 2994, stat: Journal Article,

The use of colorectal stents for palliation of large-bowel obstruction due to recurrent gynecologic cancer
Pothuri, Bhavana; Guirguis, Alfred; Gerdes, Hans; Barakat, Richard R; Chi, Dennis S
2004 Dec;95(3):513-517, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68607, year: 2004, vol: 95, page: 513, stat: Journal Article,

Reoperation for palliation of recurrent malignant bowel obstruction in ovarian carcinoma
Pothuri, Bhavana; Meyer, Larissa; Gerardi, Melissa; Barakat, Richard R; Chi, Dennis S
2004 Oct;95(1):193-195, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68608, year: 2004, vol: 95, page: 193, stat: Journal Article,

Development of endometrial cancer after radiation treatment for cervical carcinoma
Pothuri, Bhavana; Ramondetta, Lois; Martino, Martin; Alektiar, Kaled; Eifel, Patricia J; Deavers, Michael T; Venkatraman, Ennapadam; Soslow, Robert A; Barakat, Richard R
2003 May;101(5 Pt 1):941-945, Obstetrics & gynecology
— id: 68610, year: 2003, vol: 101, page: 941, stat: Journal Article,

Palliative surgery for bowel obstruction in recurrent ovarian cancer:an updated series
Pothuri, Bhavana; Vaidya, Ami; Aghajanian, Carol; Venkatraman, Ennapadam; Barakat, Richard R; Chi, Dennis S
2003 May;89(2):306-313, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68611, year: 2003, vol: 89, page: 306, stat: Journal Article,

Peritoneal metastases: detection with spiral CT in patients with ovarian cancer
Coakley, Fergus V; Choi, Patricia H; Gougoutas, Christina A; Pothuri, Bhavana; Venkatraman, Ennapadam; Chi, Dennis; Bergman, Antonina; Hricak, Hedvig
2002 May;223(2):495-499, Radiology
— id: 68613, year: 2002, vol: 223, page: 495, stat: Journal Article,

Craniotomy for central nervous system metastases in epithelial ovarian carcinoma
Pothuri, Bhavana; Chi, Dennis S; Reid, Thomas; Aghajanian, Carol; Venkatraman, Ennapadam; Alektiar, Kaled; Bilsky, Mark; Barakat, Richard R
2002 Oct;87(1):133-137, Gynecologic oncology
— id: 68612, year: 2002, vol: 87, page: 133, stat: Journal Article,