Vivian von Gruenigen, MD, is a Professor for the Department of Reproductive Biology at the Northeast Ohio Medical University, the department chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology for Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals and medical director of Women’s Health Services for Summa Health System.
Prior to her current post at Summa, Dr. von Gruenigen was in the gynecologic oncology division of the Department of OB/GYN at University Hospitals’ MacDonald Women’s Hospital. She also served as director of robotic surgery at UH.
She has authored or co-authored nearly 100 journal articles and abstracts and was named one of the “Best Doctors in America” by the Consumer’s Research Council of America.
With a rich history and experience in research, Dr. von Gruenigen is continuing her work in cancer survivorship and quality of life while expanding her focus in women’s health and cancer.