Sharyn N. Lewin, MD, is a board-certified gynecologic oncologist at Holy Name Medical Center, specializing in the diagnosis, treatment and management of ovarian, endometrial, uterine, cervical, vulvar and vaginal cancers. Her practice employs a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team approach for women at high risk for ovarian cancer and other gynecologic malignancies.
Dr. Lewin’s expertise includes complex surgical procedures for gynecological cancers, and she has extensive training in robotics and other minimally invasive techniques. She uses intraperitoneal chemotherapy and has research interests in novel chemotherapeutic agents for recurrent ovarian cancer. She is a national educator on the condition known as hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome, the author of more than 100 publications, and an advocate for quality improvement in female-focused health care.
Dr. Lewin was most recently a member of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. At New-York Presbyterian, she was medical director of the Woman to Woman Program, which provides psychosocial support for individuals with gynecological cancers.
Dr. Lewin completed her fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO. She earned her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine.