Uma Ananth, MD

Uma Ananth, MD

Dr. Uma Ananth is a leader in the use of minimally invasive surgery to improve patient outcomes.  She pioneered benign gynecologic robotic surgery at Riverside Methodist Hospital in 2007 and leverages the latest technological innovations to improve and expand the use of robotics in patient care, including vaginal procedures for repair of prolapse and treatment of urinary incontinence.  Currently, Dr. Ananth is the managing partner at Comprehensive Women’s Care, Inc., a practice leading the delivery of innovative, compassionate care that engages women in all aspects of their health and wellness.  She also serves on the teaching staff at Riverside Methodist Hospital training physicians to perform robotic hysterectomies and myomectomies.  In addition, Dr. Ananth is a member of the Physician Advisory Board of The Medical Group of Ohio and lectures to both medical and public audiences across the country.

Dr. Ananth completed her residency at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.  She is board certified, is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is affiliated with numerous medical associations including the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Ohio State Medical Association, the North American Menopause Society, the Columbus Medical Association, the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, the North American Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Gynecology and Society of World Robotic Surgery.  Dr. Ananth is also certified as a Menopause Practitioner by the North American Menopause Society.  As a volunteer, Dr. Ananth devotes many hours to providing healthcare to underserved communities locally and internationally.  She and her husband have raised two children.  In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading, and spending time with her family.