Peter R. Dottino, MD, has served as the Director of Gynecologic Oncology and the Colposcopy Service at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City and is currently an Associate Clinical Professor in Gynecologic Oncology at Mount Sinai. Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecology Oncology, he is a nationally and internationally recognized expert in operative laparoscopy and its application to the surgical management of both benign and malignant disease. He has authored numerous articles for peer-reviewed medical publications and text books and is currently co-leading the ovarian cancer research translational group at Mount Sinai which seeks to understand the genetic basis of ovarian cancer to help women with disease and those who are at risk for it.
Dr. Dottino received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from Manhattan College and his Medical Degree (M.D.) from Georgetown University School of Medicine. After completing an Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital, he went on to complete a fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Dottino has consistently been cited as one of the American’s Top Doctors in Cancer, and is the recipient of numerous awards and honors for his contributions to the field of cancer as well as for his generous philanthropy. He is one of the founders of The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and Woman to Woman and currently serves on both Board of Directors.