Sara Isani, MD, is Attending Physician at Montefiore and Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology & Women’s Health at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her clinical focus is on pre-cancers and cancers of the reproductive tract. She performs specialized cancer surgery as well as chemotherapy management of these conditions, and also cares for women with hereditary syndromes that increase risk of gynecologic malignancy.
In 2001, Dr. Isani received her Bachelor of Arts in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Princeton University. In 2002, she attended New York University School of Medicine, earning her Doctor of Medicine degree in 2006. She started her postgraduate training with an internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale New Haven Hospital from 2006 to 2010. She then pursued a Gynecologic Oncology fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, completing the two-year fellowship in 2013.
Dr. Isani’s clinical research includes trials to improve cancer survival and quality of life for cancer patients, as well as issues related to access of care. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters and abstracts.
Dr. Isani is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and gynecologic oncology. She is a member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology and the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology.