Residency Director Shirley Layko, M.D., Assistant Directors Liany Diven, M.D., Joe-la Dowdy, D.O., Rosalyn Miller, D.O., and Renee Sundstrom, D.O. are devoted full-time to the education and supervision of the Ob/Gyn residents. Each has extensive experience in general ob/gyn practice.
The Ob/Gyn Residency is based at Covenant Healthcare in Saginaw where over 2,500 deliveries are performed each year.
Residents are exposed to a variety of surgical procedures and are trained extensively in robotic surgery, laparoscopic procedures, both in benign gynecology and gynecologic oncology.
Two Board certified maternal fetal medicine specialists are available for consultation in high-risk obstetrics and obstetrical ultrasound.
Only regional Board certified gynecologic oncologist. The residents receive a broad experience in advanced surgery.
A Board certified reproductive endocrinologist. The reproductive endocrinology and infertility rotation allows residents exposure to the latest in Assisted Reproductive Technologies, including IVF, ICSI as well as IUI. In addition, residents have the opportunity to assist in surgeries for infertility, transvaginal ultrasounds and infertility related research.