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Christopher Tarnay, MD

UCLA Physician Christopher Tarnay, MD specializes in Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Specialty
Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A60495
Contact
(310) 794-7274 UCLA Appointments
(310) 267-5918 Office
Fax Number
(310) 794-6635
Email Address
obgyn@mednet.ucla.edu
Voted Super Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Rhonda Fleming OB/Gyn
200 UCLA Medical Plaza Suite 220
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Obstetrics & Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2002, 2012
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Urogynecology & Recon. Pelvic Surgery, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1998 - 2000
Residency
Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1995 - 1998
Internship
Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1994 - 1995
Medical Degree
MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1994
CLINICAL INTEREST
Benign Ovarian Cysts, Fibroids, Interstitial Cystitis, Laparoscopy, Multichannel Urodynamics, Pelvic or Vaginal Pain, Prolapse, Robotic Surgery, Urinary Incontinence, Urogynecology, Vaginal & Pelvic Support Problems, Vaginal Reconstruction & Neovagina, Voiding Dysfunction
AFFILIATION
IN THE NEWS

Video: Robotic Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Outcomes of vaginal reparative surgery and urinary incontinence.
Minimally-invasive surgical techniques.

Behavioral therapy for urinary incontinence.
Additional Information
BIO

Dr. Christopher Tarnay is a Urogynecologist and the Division Chief in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery for the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

The Division provides a full spectrum of urogynecologic care to women experiencing bladder and pelvic floor problems. Dr. Tarnay specializes in both surgical and behavioral therapies with an emphasis on a compassionate and tailored approach to women's health care.

Dr. Tarnay has extensive experience and offers many options in the treatment of urinary incontinence, interstitial cystitis, and pelvic organ prolapse including: Suburethral slings, urethral bulking therapy, and advanced vaginal reparative surgery with ability to incorporate the latest advances in minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Tarnay is also a leader in Robotic surgery for the treatment of prolapse and fibroid care with emphasis on uterine and fertility preservation.
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