Robert K. Zurawin, MD

Carolina Women's Research and Wellness Center, Houston, TX

Robert K.  Zurawin

Dr. Robert Zurawin is the Director of the Fellowship for Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. He received his medical degree with honors from Baylor College of Medicine in 1977, completed his residency at Baylor in 1984, and became a certified diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1984. He began his private practice in Houston and in 1994 joined Baylor College of Medicine as a full-time faculty where he is currently an Associate Professor. He has held the positions of director of the Gynecology Service at Texas Children’s Hospital from 1995-2007, Fellowship Director of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, medical student clerkship director, and the past-president of the Houston Gynecological and Obstetrical Society.

Dr. Zurawin’s clinical practice is in the field of gynecology. He specializes in alternative procedures to hysterectomy, which avoid major surgery. His special interest is the treatment of fibroids and endometriosis using minimally invasive techniques including robotic surgery. He also treats urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and problems of the menopause. He is also a recognized national expert in pediatric and adolescent gynecology.

Dr. Zurawin is a member of many professional and scientific societies such as: American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Houston Gynecological and Obstetrical Society, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, Texas Medical Association, and Harris County Medical Society and has numerous committee appointments, both with the national organizations and the hospitals at which he has privileges. Best Doctors in America continues to honor Dr. Zurawin since 2005, showing his commitment, compassion, and experience in providing the excellent care for the health and welfare of women throughout the nation.

Dr. Zurwin has several publications and is a member of AAGL where he has served on the Board of Trustees, Fellowship Board, and as an Ad Hoc Reviewer for the Journal of Minimal Invasive Gynecology.