Gynecology

(TN) - Dr. Alpa M. Nick, MD

(TN) - Dr. Alpa M. Nick, MD

Dr. Nick is a board certified gynecologic oncologist. Dr. Nick received her medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and completed her gynecologic oncology fellowship at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX in 2011. As a gynecologic oncologist at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dr. Nick worked collaboratively to expand the developmental therapeutics research program and led a quality improvement project focused on improving outcomes and standardizing care for patients with ovarian cancer. Dr. Nick provides patients who are high risk or have gynecologic cancers novel and up-to-date medical and surgical treatment options including laparoscopic and robotic surgery. 

(MN) – Dr. Christian L. Baum, MD

(MN) – Dr. Christian L. Baum, MD

Christian L. Baum, MD is a practicing Dermatologist (Skin Specialist) in Rochester, MN. Dr. Baum graduated from University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, in 2005. He currently practices at Mayo Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology and is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

(AZ) - Dr. Janiel Cragun, MD

(AZ) - Dr. Janiel Cragun, MD

Dr. Cragun is an assistant professor at the University of Arizona. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic cancers such as endometrial and ovarian cancers as well as rare reproductive cancers, abnormal pap smears, high-risk cancer screening and fertility preservation.

Before completing the gynecologic oncology fellowship program at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Dr. Cragun earned her medical degree at the University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah; completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, and pursued a post-doctoral research fellowship at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, Florida.

Currently, gynecologic cancers account for about 12 percent of all cancers which affect US women.