Philosophy of Care
Dr. Nejad is dedicated and committed to the complete care of the female patient at every age so that they are empowered by their physical well being. Her specific area of interest is minimally invasive surgery, specializing in robotic-assisted surgery. She practices both obstetrics and gynecology.
Dr. Nejad is particularly interested in minimally invasive surgery, including robotic surgery for gynecologic procedures. Dr. Nejad is also interested in education of residents and medical students. She is also interested in family planning and hormone therapy.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
M.D., Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago IL 2002
B.A., Miami University, Oxford OH 1998
Internship: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago IL 2002-2003
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago IL 2003-2006
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2008
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Honors and Awards
Chicago Gynecological Society first place research award, 2006
Cromer Scholarship for Study Abroad for Spanish Speaking Education, 2004
Honors in Surgery, OB/GYN, 2001
Phi Beta Kappa, 1998
Truman Scholarship for Public Service National Finalist, 1998
H. C. Brill Scholarship in Chemistry, 1995
R. M. Hughes Scholarship Chemistry, 1995
Presidential Scholarship Miami University, 1994
Select Recent Publications
J Lurain, B Nejad. Secondary Chemotherapy for High Risk Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia. Gynecologic Oncology. 2005;97(2): 618-623.
N Ginsberg, B Nejad, S Conchaldi, M Renalds. Management of Giant Cystic Hygroma. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2004;24: 366 Abstract #14.76.
C Moore, B Nejad, R Novak, L Dias. Energy Cost of Walking in Low Lumbar Myelomeningocele. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2001 May/Jun;21(30:388-391.
Taylor R.T. Sommer A.J. Green J.W. Ripparger K. Nejad B. Shah J. Substitution of Polychlorotrifluoroethylene with Sulfur Dioxide under Reductive Conditions. Heteroatom Chemistry. 1998;9(2): 265-269.