Obstetrics and Gynecology

Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

The female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery division at Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology provides clinical care and research to improve women’s health. Faculty in this division specialize in treating urogynecology conditions and pelvic floor disorders impacting women, such as urinary incontinence, lower urinary tract disorders, pelvic organ prolapse, defecatory dysfunction and childbirth-related injuries.

This division also includes the first accredited fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery in the country. Fellows in this program train for three years to learn to provide exceptional clinical care for women. They also research new ways to diagnose and treat these difficult conditions.


Fellows in this program learn to provide treatment for women experiencing pelvic floor disorders while researching new ways to care for women with these difficult conditions.

Division Leadership

Douglass S. Hale, MD

Douglass S. Hale, MD

Adjunct Clinical Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Jennifer Hamner, DO

Jennifer Hamner, DO

Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Michael H. Heit, MD,  PhD

Michael H. Heit, MD, PhD

Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology