Dr. Sonali Raman is a board-certified female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgeon at Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital Center for Urogynecology. She specializes in diagnosing and treating pelvic floor disorders, including:
- Urinary incontinence
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Anal sphincter defects
- Pelvic pain
- Menopause and peri-menopausal conditions
- Vulvar disorders
Some of these conditions can be treated through physical therapy, lifestyle changes or medications, while others require in-office procedures or minimally invasive robotic surgery.
Dr. Raman’s Training
Dr. Raman earned her medical degree at Northeastern Ohio Medical University in Rootstown. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington, D.C. Her fellowship in urogynecology and reconstructive pelvic surgery was performed at Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.
About Dr. Raman
Dr. Raman has participated in several international programs, including an internship at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. She also has volunteered her clinical skills in India and Rwanda.
She has contributed to a dozen peer-reviewed publications, ranging from pelvic organ prolapse, cancer of the uterus and stress urinary incontinence to fistulas and patient knowledge of urogynecologic surgery. In addition, she serves as a reviewer for the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Raman is double board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology as well as female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She also is a fellow of the American Council of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and has led many quality improvement projects that optimize patient outcomes and physician efficiency.
Dr. Raman believes that discussing a patient’s goals for treatment and prioritizing excellent communication are important in building a lasting relationship and improving patient outcomes.