Program Leadership

Program Director, Linus Chuang, MD, MPH, MS

Linus ChuangMedical School: Kaohsiung Medical College, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Residency: Flushing Hospital Medical Center, Flushing NY

Fellowship: Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Board Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgery / DaVinci / Gynecologic Oncology

 

Assistant Program Director, David Doo, MD

David DooMedical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Residency: University of Colorado, Aurora, CO

Fellowship:
Gynecologic Oncology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Interests:
Minimally Invasive Surgery / DaVinci / Gynecologic Oncology


Faculty

Garofalo John MJohn Garofalo, MD
Norwalk Hospital

Medical School:
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 
Residency:
Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests:
Minimally Invasive Surgery / DaVinci

 


Dan Goldstein, M.D.Daniel Goldstein, MD
Danbury Hospital

Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Residency:
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
Membership:
Fellow of American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists / American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests:
Minimally Invasive Surgery / DaVinci Robot Certified / Infertility / Ultrasound / Menopause / In Office Surgical Procedures


Josh HurwitzJoshua Hurwitz, MD
Danbury and Norwalk Hospitals

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
Residency:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship:
Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests:
Premature Ovarian Failure / Oocyte Cryopreservation / Reproductive Surgeries / Embryo Donation


James McClaneJames McClane, MD
Norwalk Hospital

Medical School: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Cleveland Ohio
Board Certification: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Special Interests: Colorectal Surgery


Erin Panarelli, MDErin Panarelli
Danbury Hospital

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Residency:
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests:
Graduate Medical Education / Evidence-Based Medicine / Public Health / Women’s Community and Population Based Health


Andrea Russo, MDAndrea Russo, MD
Danbury Hospital

Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Residency:
Stamford Hospital, Stamford, CT
Fellowship:
Female Pelvic Medicine and Female Reconstructive Surgery: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests: Vaginal Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Incontinence