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Primary Area of Expertise

Gynecology

Expert Witness Profile

All aspects of gynecology including:
* Menopausal medicine and hormonal therapy - including the use of bio-identical hormones
* Menstrual and hormonal dysfunction, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
* Integrative medicine - a blend of complementary and alternative medicine, functional medicine and holistic medicine
* Abnormal pap smears and their treatment
* Adolescent medicine, birth control, sexually transmitted diseases
* Bladder problems - infections, incontinence, interstitial cystitis overactive bladder
* Chronic pelvic pain and vulvodynia
* Endometriosis, uterine fibroids
* Female sexual dysfunction
* Sexual assault
* Pharmaceutical patent disputes
* Environment effects on female health

Doctor Gersh is an expert witness specializing in all aspects of gynecological health, sexual assault (children and adults), pharmaceutical and medical device patent disputes, and the effects of environmental toxins on female health. As a professional expert, she works closely with attorneys to ensure they understand all medical facets of the case. With her extensive experience as a national and international lecturer, Dr. Gersh is superb at explaining to attorneys and jurors the essential medical points of a case in a clear and relatable manner.

Felice L. Gersh, MD, is the medical director of the Integrative Medical Group of Irvine, where she actively practices in the areas of gynecology and integrative women's health. She is a graduate of Princeton University and received her M.D. degree from the University of Southern California School of Medicine, followed by an internship and residency in OB/GYN at Kaiser Hospital in Los Angeles. More recently, she completed a two-year fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona and is currently board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Integrative Medicine.

Dr Gersh has been awarded numerous honors, including membership in Alpha Omega Alpha, the elite medical honor society, and has received the Physician of Excellence Award from the Orange County Medical Association for the past 15 years. She has also been an Expert Reviewer for the Medical Board of California, a position she first obtained in the 1980's. She currently lectures both nationally and internationally as a speaker at major medical conferences, does podcasts and webinars covering a wide array of female health issues, and is the author of PCOS SOS.

Education & Licenses

AB, History, Princeton University, 1973; MD, University of Southern California, 1977; Fellowship, Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona, 2012