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Karen L. Houck, MD, FACOG

Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Karen Houck
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Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive and robotic surgery
  • Oncofertility
  • Fertility sparing cancer care
  • Cervical dysplasia
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Safe Zone: Dr. Houck has completed Safe Zone training to learn about LGBTQ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege. She welcomes patients from the LGBTQ community in her practice.
  • Fellowship, Gynecologic Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2001
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, 1998
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1994
  • BA, Philosophy, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1987


  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncologists

Honors & Awards

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2004

Digital Bibliography

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