Highland Medical Gynecologic Oncology

Highland Medical Gynecologic Oncology is a distinctive specialty practice dedicated to the care of women with cancers of the reproductive tract and difficult surgical gynecological conditions. We have a dedicated group of efficient and approachable physicians and staff. Our philosophy is to focus on the patient as an individual and to maintain open communication with the patient, her family and all her doctors involved in her care. In partnership with the Montefiore Nyack Hospital community base cancer program, we have access to the latest most innovative cancer care. Dr. Resnik offers highly skilled care for gynecologic cancer and precancerous conditions, as well as for benign gynecological problems such as fibroids and endometriosis. Dr. Resnik has extensive experience in laparaoscopic and robotic minimally invasive surgery for complicated gynecologic problems.

Many cancers can be treated close to home with the cutting edge therapeutic interventions. Patients treated at Highland Medical have access to intravenous and intraperitoneal chemotherapy, targeted immune therapy, minimally invasive aggressive surgical interventions, etc.

Symptoms and Conditions Treated

  • Frequent or excessive bleeding. 
  • Any amount of staining or bleeding after menopause. 
  • Pelvic Pain and Pressure 
  • Bloating
  • Changes in bathroom habits (Increased urination, constipation, diarrhea) 
  • Itching and burning of the vulva 
  • Changes in vulva color or skin (rash, sores, warts, ulcer)

Gynecologic Cancer/Tumors

  • Cervical cancer
  • Complex pelvic mass
  • Cytoreductive surgery
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Gynecologic cancers
  • Hysterectomy and gyne cancer staging
  • Laparoscopic and robotic hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection
  • Laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Large fibroids
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Ovarian cancer screening
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Pelvic/para-aortic lymph node dissection
  • Radical hysterectomy
  • Radical trachelectomy
  • Robotic radical hysterectomy
  • Robotic surgery
  • Total pelvic exenteration
  • Vaginal cancer
  • Vulva cancer

Treatment, Services and Minimally Invasive Procedures

  • Brachytherapy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Dilation and curettage
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - robotic
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP)
  • Minimally invasive surgery