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6757 Katella Avenue

Cypress, California 90630-5105

Tel: 714.503.6200  Fax: 714.503.6201



AAGL Mission and Vision

As the global leader in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, our mission is to elevate the quality and safety of health care for women through excellence in clinical practice, education, research, innovation, and advocacy and our vision is to elevate the global standard for gynecologic care and to ensure that all women have access to minimally invasive surgical options.

Editorial Staff


Linda Michels

Art Direction

Kenita Hidalgo/Baron Miller

Copy Editor

Kenita Hidalgo

Board of Directors 2019


Marie Fidela R. Paraiso, MD, FACOG, FPMRS

Vice President

Jubilee Brown, MD


Ted T.M. Lee, MD

Immediate Past President

Gary N. Frishman, MD


Jaime Albornoz Valdez, MD

Pere N. Barri, MD

Aarathi Cholkeri-Singh, MD

Sarah Cohen, MD

Amanda Nickels Fader, MD

Grace Liu, MD, MSc

Shailesh Puntambekar, MD

M. Jonathon Solnik, MD

Medical Director

Linda D. Bradley, MD

Executive Director

Linda Michels