Dr. Amy Rosenman is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is and elected fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She has managed the unusual career path of having a successful private practice as well as a fulfilling academic career. Dr. Rosenman is a Health Sciences Clinical Professor at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Dr. Rosenman is chair of the multidisciplinary Credentials Committee at Saint Johns Health Center as well as the former vice chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is the President of American Urogynecologic Society Foundation since 2001 and is on the Board of Directors of the American Urogynecolgic Society. This is the national specialty organization for over 1000 physicians devoted to problems of incontinence and the pelvic floor. Dr. Rosenman has served as a reviewer for the Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (Now known as the Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgery) as well as Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the Journal of gynecologic Techniques.
Dr. Rosenman has served her community locally as the medical director of the WISE Center for Healthy Aging for the past 15 years, a consultant for the Venice Family Clinic, and the Santa Monica Rape Treatment Center and Stewart Housesince its inception.
Dr. Rosenman teaches fellows (advanced graduates of Gynecology residencies) surgical techniques in the operating room every week as well as the evaluation and treatment of complicated patients with incontinence and pelvic floor prolapse weekly in her office. She has expertise in reconstructive surgeries that preserve the uterus as well as additional training and expertise in female sexual dysfunction. She also has expertise in advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery.
Dr. Rosenman is certified by the Accreditation Council of Gynecologic Endoscopy for both laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery. Dr. Rosenman is a founder and attending physician at the Pacific Continence Center. She has been certified as a Menopause Clinician by the North American Menopause Society.
Dr. Rosenman received her B.A. degree from The State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo and received her M.D. degree from New York Medical College. She did her internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCLA Center for the Health Sciences. Since completing her formal medical specialty education, Dr. Rosenman has actively pursued formal and informal training in areas of particular interest to her, including incontinence, pelvic floor prolapse, gynecological surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and more recently robotic surgery.
Women's Healthcare Books
Dr. Rosenman is co-author (with Dr. William Parker) of the highly acclaimed, well reviewed women's health book, The Incontinence Solution: Answers for Women of All Ages (Simon and Schuster, 2002) and is a contributing author to the just revised A Gynecologist's Second Opinion: the Questions and Answers You Need To Take Charge of Your Health (Penguin/Plume)