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Whitfield Growdon

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Biography

Dr. Whitfield Growdon was born and raised in Boston. He graduated from Williams College with a degree in Art History. After years of appreciating fine arts in the Berkshire Mountains, he attended the University of Massachusetts Medical School. There he metAmanda, and 5 days before graduation, they were married in Salem, MA.

He returned to Boston where he was a resident atthe integrated Brigham & Womens/MGH Combined OBGYN Residency, and alsocompleted a gynecologic oncology fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

His interests include minimally invasive surgery and correlative investigationinto rare gynecologic tumors. He lives in downtown Boston with his wife and his 2 year olddaughter Lily who lights up his world.

Education & Experience


Education

Title:
Art History
Degree:
BA
Institution:
Williams College, Williamstown MA
Date:
1995 - 1998
Country:
United States
Title:
Medicine
Degree:
MD
Institution:
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Date:
1999 - 2003
Country:
United States


Experience

Title:
Intern in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Organisation:
Massachusetts General Hospital
Date:
2003 - 2004
Title:
Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Organisation:
Brigham and Women's hospital, MA, US
Date:
2005 - 2007
Title:
Clinical Fellow in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology
Organisation:
Harvard Medical School
Date:
2003 - 2010
Title:
Instructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Organisation:
Harvard Medical School
Date:
since 2007
Title:
Assistant in Gynecology and Obstetrics
Organisation:
Massachusetts General Hospital
Date:
since 2010


Location

  • Massachusetts General Hospital - 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, US