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Dr. Erica Stockwell
Dr. Erica Stockwell
Gynecologic surgeon, AdventHealth, Florida, US
“I am motivated by the ability to make a difference in the lives I touch, whether for my own patients or by teaching other physicians and surgeons to provide better care for their patients.”
Areas of expertise
  • Gynecologic surgery 
  • Endometriosis
  • Fibroids 
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Menopause
  • Medical missions and chronic pelvic pain management in Ecuador
  • AdventHealth – Gynecologic surgeon, since 2020
  • Stockwell Medical Inc. – President and CEO, 2017–2020
  • Las Vegas Minimally Invasive Surgery – Assistant minimally invasive gynecologic surgery fellowship program director, 2018–2020
  • HealthCare Partners – Minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon and director of innovation and business education, 2017–2020
  • Medical mission trips to Tanzania, Peru, and Colombia
  • Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery designation
  • Authored numerous published articles and textbook chapters on gynecologic surgery
  • Las Vegas Minimally Invasive Surgery – Fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, 2015–2017
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas Lee Business School – Master of Business Administration, 2015–2017
  • University of Minnesota Medical School – Residency in obstetrics and gynecology, chief resident, 2011–2015
  • Midwestern University – Medical degree, 2007–2011
  • University of Minnesota – Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering and physiology, 2003–2007
Academic memberships
  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopy
  • Society for Robotic Surgery
  • American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Awards and achievements
  • Holds patents on multiple technology-based medical and surgical devices 
  • Vattikuti Foundation International Innovation Awards Finalist, 2023
  • The American Registry Top Doctor, 2023
  • Best Doctors Women’s Choice Award, 2022 and 2023
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2022 and 2023
  • World Class Performer, 2022
  • Castle Connolly Rising Star, 2021
  • Patient Experience Top Performer, 2020 and 2021
  • Women to Watch, Vegas Inc, 2019
  • Las Vegas Minimally Invasive Surgery Surgical Training Award, 2018
  • Boston Scientific’s Innovations in MIS Women’s Pelvic Health Award, 2017
  • Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award, 2015
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists Special Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 2015
  • American Urogynecologic Society Award for Excellence in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2014 and 2015
  • Departmental Award for Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011
  • Sigma Sigma Phi (Epsilon Chapter), 2009–2011
  • Frederick E. Hecker, D.O. Academic Scholarship, 2008–2010
  • First place award for undergraduate research poster, 2006
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Award, 2004–2005
  • National dean’s list, 2002–2007
  • Harry Lynde Bradley Scholarship, 2002–2003
Appearances and publications in other media

Speaks about vNOTES surgery, menopausal treatment, and radiofrequency ablation for uterine fibroids

Surgical Technology International, vol. 36, pp. 153–56.,
28 May 2020
Cosmetic Surgery: Use of 3mm Ports and Reduced-Port Techniques for Gynecologic Surgery
Patient Education and Counseling, vol. 104, no. 4, pp. 715–19.,
01 Apr 2021
Developing a Visual Aid to Improve Women’s Knowledge of Hysterectomy
Women’s Health Reports, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 252–58.,
01 Dec 2020
Patient Understanding of Uterine Fibroids and the Different Surgical Approaches to Hysterectomy
Flo articles reviewed by Dr. Erica Stockwell
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