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Dr. Ivanov to see patients in Hazleton, Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, PA — Gennadiy Ivanov, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., recently joined Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV) as an obstetrician/gynecologist. He sees patients in the women’s health department at Geisinger East Mountain Specialty Clinic, 1155 East Mountain Blvd., Wilkes-Barre, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre Women’s Health, 25 Church St., Wilkes-Barre, and Geisinger–Women’s Health Hazleton, 426 Airport Rd., Beltway Commons 6, Hazleton. He delivers babies and performs surgery at GWV.

Dr. Ivanov specializes in general wellness care for women in all stages of their lives, including routine gynecologic exams, prenatal care and management of pregnancy complications. He focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a variety of gynecologic problems related to diseases of the fallopian tubes, ovaries and uterus, such as chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, frequent or heavy periods, incontinence, infections, menopausal issues, pelvic organ prolapse and reproductive disorders. Dr. Ivanov also performs gynecologic surgeries, including abdominal surgeries, colposcopies, treatment of abnormal Pap smears, and laparoscopic and other minimally invasive alternatives to hysterectomy.

Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology (OB-GYN), Dr. Ivanov earned his medical degree in 1997 and completed a residency in OB-GYN in 1999, both at Kharkov State Medical University, Kharkov, Ukraine. He also practiced as an OB-GYN physician in Kharkov.

In the United States, Dr. Ivanov completed a residency in OB-GYN at the University of Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y., in 2009. Most recently, he served as an obstetrician/gynecologist at Huron Medical Center, Bad Axe, Mich., Alcona Health Federally Qualified Clinic, Oscoda, Mich., and St. Joseph Hospital, Tawas City, Mich.

Dr. Ivanov is a Fellow of American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FACOG) and a member of the American Medical Association.

Additionally, Dr. Ivanov is fluent in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ivanov, call 1-800-275-6401 or visit www.geisinger.org.

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