General OBGYN

General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Women's Center/University OB/GYN Associates
Physicians' Office Building
Suite 600, 725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
Map & direction
Phone: 315 464-5162
Fax: 315 464-4615
Upstate Women's Health Services
University Health Care Center
3rd Fl., 90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202
Map & direction
Phone: 315 464-5210
Fax: 315 464-6011

The physicians in the general division furnish medical advice, education, and treatment in the entire range of Reproductive Health and Preventive Care. This includes services for adolescents, women in the childbearing age and the peri and post menopausal years.

Our physicians utilize the most advanced techniques available for birth control and the newer, evolving methods of family planning.

Both medical and surgical gynecological care are provided by this division, including advice and coordination for those interested in 'Complimentary Medicine'.

Complete maternity care services, involving a range of risk levels, and the entire range of family planning services, including those women with special needs and problems are available from our general division physicians.

Philip L Ferro, MD
Philip L Ferro, MD
315 464-4730

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1959
  • Residency: Brooklyn Hospital, 1956
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1954

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Contraception; Family Planning Counseling; Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery; Sterilization by Laparoscopy

Leah A Kaufman, MD
Leah A Kaufman, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 2002, OB/GYN
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 1998
  • BS: SUNY Binghamton, 1994, Biology/Music

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Contraceptive management; Ectopic Pregnancy; Endometriosis; Menopause; Menstrual Disorders; more

Robert Roger Lebel, MD
Robert Roger Lebel, MD
315 464-6395

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, 1987
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, 1985
  • MD: University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1982

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Genetics; Genetic Conditions

Renee E Mestad, MD, MSCI
Renee E Mestad, MD, MSCI
315 464-4730

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Washington University at St. Louis, 2010, Family Planning
  • MS: Washington University at St. Louis, 2010, Clinical Investigation
  • Residency: Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 2002, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • MD: Kansas University Medical Center, 1998

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Abdominal Hysterectomy; Cervical Dysplasia; Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia; Cervical Polyps; Ectopic Pregnancy; more

Robert F Pyke, MD
Robert F Pyke, MD
315 464-5162

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Rochester General Hospital, 1985, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Internship: Downstate Medical Center, 1981, Fifth Pathway
  • MD: Universidad Del Noreste, 1980, Medicine
  • MS: Syracuse University, 1971, Guidance and Counseling
  • BA: SUNY Oswego, 1969, Psychology

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery; Obstetrical and Gynecological Services

Brian W Thompson, MD
Brian W Thompson, MD
315 464-5162

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals, 1995
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 1991

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Abnormal Uterine Bleeding; Cervical Dysplasia; Menstrual Disorders; Uterine Fibroids; Obstetrical and Gynecological Services

Jodi B Wallis, DO
Jodi B Wallis, DO
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School, 2009
  • DO: Nova Southeastern University, 2005

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Cervical Dysplasia; Contraceptive management; Gynecologic Problems; Heavy or Extended Menstrual Bleeding; Postmenopausal Bleeding; more