Dr. LeighAnn Frattarelli is a board certified obstetrician gynecologist with a strong interest in public health as it pertains to gynecology and reproduction. She specializes in office gynecology and sees routine gynecology patients as well as infertility patients and patients with complicated gynecologic issues.
Dr. Frattarelli is an active member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and the North American Menopausal Society. From 2000 until 2006, Dr Frattarelli was an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the John A. Burns School of Medicine in Honolulu, HI. During that time she maintained a busy private practice, was the Director of Medical Student Education for the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, taught residents from University of Hawaii and Tripler Army Medical Center, and ran the Adolescent/Teen Clinic at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children. She was also an active member of the Emergency Contraceptive Working Group that was instrumental in passing and implementing the bill allowing pharmacy access to emergency contraception and the Perinatal Depression Network that educated the community and physicians about the realities of postpartum and peripartum depression.
Dr. LeighAnn Frattarelli completed her undergraduate degree at Baylor University and received her M.D. from the University of Tennessee School of Medicine. She completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. During her two year stay in New Jersey, she received a Masters in Public Health from The Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and worked for Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey providing infertility and gynecologic care. She has worked on several clinical research projects centered on reproductive health.
Dr. LeighAnn Frattarelli is a compassionate clinician first, an up to date public health provider second, and a researcher third. Her special interests in gynecology are menopausal medicine, adolescent health care, and menstrual disorders. Above all, she thrives on making a visit to the gynecologist as unobtrusive and as low stress as possible. She educates her patients about their health, and encourages them to be active participants in their care.