Obstetrics & Gynecology Medical Professionals

Announcing New Physicians Promotions and Departures

UH Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2020/2021


Anna Strohl, MD
Gynecological Oncology
Start date: May 1, 2021

Jessica Shattuck, CNM
Nurse Midwife
Start date: April 1, 2021

Lindsey Brown, CNP
UH Parma Medical Center OB/GYN
Start date: January 18, 2021

Tessa Somich, CNP
Start date: December 4, 2020

Samantha Buckholtz, CNM
Nurse Midwife
Start date: November 11, 2020

Laura Petiya, NP
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Start date: August 31, 2020

Joseph Findley, MD
Reproductive Endocrinology
Start date: August 17, 2020

Christopher Nau, MD
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Start Date: August 1, 2020

Kim Puterbaugh, MD
Hospitalist Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Program Director
Start date: July 1, 2020

Ann Mehler, CNM
Nurse Midwife
Start date: April 28, 2020

Jacqueline Collins, MD
General OBGYN
Start date: April 15, 2020


Christa Nagel, MD
Gynecological Oncology

John Nakayama, MD
Gynecological Oncology

Steven Waggoner, MD
Gynecological Oncology

Clodagh Mullen, MD
General OBGYN

Kimberly Gecsi, MD
Minimally Invasive Surgery

Carol (Therese) Whitmore, NP
General OBGYN


Rebecca Flyckt, MD
Associate Professor of Reproductive Biology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine