Bhavana Pothuri, MD

  • Specialties: Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-6455

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

gynecologic cancer, ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, cervical cancer, vulvar cancer, vaginal cancer, gynecological surgery, cancer surgery, minimally invasive surgery, surgery, robotic surgery, abdomen surgery, laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH), vaginal hysterectomy, trophoblastic disease, cancer screening, germ cell tumor, fibroid tumor, squamous cell cancer, cervical cancer screening
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Ovarian Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Germ Cell Tumors, Fibroids, Basal & Squamous Cell Skin Cancers



  • Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education and Training

  • 2003
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Gynecology Oncology
  • 1999
  • Residency, Lankenau Hospital, OB-GYN
  • 1995
  • MD from Thomas Jefferson University


Locations and Appointments

55 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Langone Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center
240 East 38th Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-6455

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  • A prospective comparison of postoperative pain and quality of life in robotic assisted vs conventional laparoscopic gynecologic surgery

    Zechmeister, JR; Pua, TL; Boyd, LR; Blank, SV; Curtin, JP; Pothuri, B 2015; 194.e1-194.e7, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology — id: 1515552, year: 2015, page: 194.e1
  • A Prospective Comparison of Post-Operative Pain and Quality of Life in Robotic Assisted versus Conventional Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery

    Zechmeister, Jenna R; Pua, Tarah L; Boyd, Leslie R; Blank, Stephanie V; Curtin, John P; Pothuri, Bhavana 2014 Aug; 22019-22019, American journal of obstetrics & gynecology — id: 1141502, year: 2014, page: 22019, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Trial design and endpoint definition for conservative management of endometrial neoplasia

    Blank, S; Greenwald, J; Boyd, L; Pothuri, B; Curtin, J 2013 July; e66-, Gynecologic oncology — id: 452962, year: 2013, page: e66
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