Gynecology

ABOUT OUR PROVIDERS


Dr. Dana Shanis

Board Certified Gynecologist
Dr. Dana Shanis

Dana Shanis M.D. is a Board Certified Gynecologist and active researcher at the National Institutes of Health. She joins us from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where she honed her procedural skills, and was active in medical student and resident education.

Dr. Shanis received her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and completed her Ob/Gyn residency at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. She attended fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, where she studied the gynecologic care of cancer survivors and other medically-complicated women. Since fellowship, Dr. Shanis has remained involved in her research, publishing articles and presenting at meetings and conferences across the country. In 2011, she was honored with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Cervical Cancer Prevention Award for her work with cancer survivors.

Dr. Shanis provides individualized care to women through all stages of life and strives to educate and empower each patient to be active in her healthcare decisions.



Allison Andrews

Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

Allison Andrews, WHNP, is a board certified women’s health nurse practitioner. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson University with her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. Her career as a nurse began at Kennedy University Hospital Emergency Department where she has spent five years providing urgent and emergent medical care to all patient populations. While working in the ED, she expanded her background and was on staff as a labor and delivery nurse at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Allison gained outstanding clinical experience in gynecology, obstetrics, urogynecology, breast and gynecologic oncology and graduated from Drexel University with her Master’s of Science in Nursing. Allison is a member of The National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health’s and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

Allison loves being part of the RWWC team and is dedicated to building an open and trusting relationship with her patients. She believes in empowering women through education and encourages women to take an active participation in their healthcare.



Susan Geiger

Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

Susan L. Geiger, DNP, MS, WHNP-BC, is a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing (DNP).  She is experienced in prenatal, gynecologic, and primary care of women of all ages. She graduated from Adelphi University on Long Island, NY with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing; received her Masters in Nursing, with a specialty in Parent Child Nursing from the University of Michigan; and attended Walden University for her Doctorate in Nursing Practice.

Susan worked as an army nurse and in private practice in Labor, Delivery and the Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery. She has taught nursing at the college and university levels, in Michigan, Virginia and Pennsylvania and has been a preceptor for Temple, Drexel, Penn State, and the University of Penn Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Nurse Midwife and Family Nurse Practitioner programs. Providing women with the means to promote their own health and prevent illness for themselves and their families has been the essence of Susan’s life and career. She is excited to be joining RWWC!



Caitlin Clason

Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

Caitlin Clason, MSN, WHNP-BC, is a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She attended Villanova University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. After graduating, she started her nursing career working for the Lehigh Valley Health Network and treating a diverse patient population’s medical needs in its Emergency Departments. She then moved to Main Line Health’s Paoli Hospital Level II Trauma Center where she continued to hone her skills treating both emergent and primary care health care concerns while striving to ensure that her patients felt safe and respected in stressful situations.

Caitlin then attended the University of Pennsylvania for her Master of Science in Nursing, obtaining excellent clinical training at a variety of sites that permitted her to obtain experience treating a broad spectrum of women’s health care concerns. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Caitlin is excited to be joining the Rittenhouse Women’s Wellness Center. She is looking forward to building trusting relationships with her patients based on collaborative care plans that empower women to make informed health care decisions.



Dr. Monica Duvall

Board Certified Family Physician
Dr. Duvall CV

Monica Duvall, M.D., is a board certified family physician with over 10 years experience. She joins us from the University of Pennsylvania Health System where she practiced medicine and held a faculty position.

Dr. Duvall received her Doctorate in Medicine from Temple University’s School of Medicine and completed her Family Medicine residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where she was a Benjamin Franklin Scholar and received a general honors certificate. Her professional interests include: preventive medicine as well as women’s medicine.

Dr. Duvall is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and The Union League of Philadelphia.



Dr. Maria Mazotti

Family Medicine
Dr. Mazzotti CV

Maria Mazzotti, D.O., is a board certified physician with over 15 years of experience. Patients describe her as “caring, professional and compassionate.” Prior to joining our practice, she practiced at Penn Care’s Spruce Internal Medicine.

Dr. Mazzotti received her Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). Between 1996 and 1997, she also held the position of Chief Resident of Family Medicine at PCOM. Her professional interests include: family medicine and community health.

Dr. Mazzotti is a member of the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Osteopathic Association. She currently resides in Philadelphia with her husband and children.



Dr. Jillan Rowbotham

Board Certified Internist
Dr. Rowbotham CV

Jillan Rowbotham, D.O., a board certified internist, was first exposed to medicine while volunteering for Hospice of Lansing during her third year of college, and it was a life-changing experience that made her want to become a doctor. She went on to earn her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She received her training in Internal Medicine at Main Line Health’s Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania where she was one of the top residents in her program. “Dr. Rowbotham remains one of our best residents. She is absolutely dedicated to the well-being of her patients and is a wonderful communicator with patients and their families.” Dr. Rowbotham’s schedule began filling up weeks in advance with women patients and this gave her the experience and solid grounding to focus on women’s health. Her professional interests include: gastroenterology, weight management, nutrition and food policy.

Dr. Rowbotham completed her undergraduate work at Michigan State University, earning a B.S. in Human Biology with High Honors. Prior to completing her residency training, Dr. Rowbotham volunteered to travel to Guayaquil, Ecuador where she assisted in reconstructive surgeries.

Dr. Rowbotham is the co-founder of Physicians for Humanity; and is also an active member of the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, The Obesity Society and has been awarded the William Dickerson Memorial Award. As an undergraduate, she was also selected as the Academic Woman of the Year.



Dr. Rupa Natarajan

Board Certified Family Physician
Dr. Natarajan CV

Rupa Natarajan, M.D., is a board certified family physician with over 5 years of experience. She joins us from the Institute for Family Health in New York, where she completed a reproductive health fellowship as well as served as faculty for several years. As a result of this fellowship, she has trained exclusively in family planning services, as well as provision of obstetrical care and women’s health procedures including colposcopies.

She received her Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Toledo College Of Medicine and completed her Family Medicine residency at the University of Pennsylvania. Her professional interests include: community health and women’s health. She is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and Physicians for Reproductive Health.

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1632 Pine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-735-7992
Fax: 215-735-7991
Email: info@rwwc.com

Hours

Monday – Friday:  8am – 8pm

Saturday: 9am – 2pm

Sunday: Closed

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