R. Wayne Whitted MD, MPH
Paul A. Pietro MD
Marina Santana MMS, PA
Janet Levick, Office Administrator
8740 North Kendall Dr.
Suite 101
Miami, Florida 33176-2212
Phone: 305-596-3744
Fax: 305-596-3676
The Association of Minimally
Invasive Gynecologic Surgeons
...dedicated to healthy lifestyles and safe, state-of-the-art
surgery for women of all ages.
Women’s Health Education
“Knowledge is Power”
The Objective of the Women’s Health Edu-
cation Program is to improve the wellness of
women through comprehensive education.
The goal of the Women’s Health Education
Program is to impart and share the knowledge re-
quired to maintain your health through disease
prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.
The result of our program is a partnership
through educated discussion about your health-
care concerns.
Drs. Whitted and Pietro have extensive experience
educating and developing state-of-the-art educa-
tion programs about women’s healthcare. They
are noted speakers, authors, and researchers in
women’s healthcare; and at the University of Mi-
ami, they were innovators in education and cur-
riculum development in Gynecology.
Drs. Whitted and Pietro share your concerns about
your healthcare by investing their time, energy,
and enthusiasm promoting educational programs.
They have a wealth of cumulative experiences
and draw upon these highlighting your educational
Finally, they have brought together an office team
in tune to your needs, concerns, and wishes.
Please feel free to contact us to discuss your edu-
cational needs.
The Association is dedicated to safe, state-of-the-
art, innovative surgeries and healthy lifestyles for
women of all ages. In a nurturing environment,
the physicians and staff strive to promote a part-
nership in your healthcare and make every effort
to bridge the sterile science of diseases with your
emotional, physical, and spiritual needs. Every-
one is confronted with difficult healthcare deci-
sions at one time or another. You’ll want your
physician and staff to have the knowledge, experi-
ence, and sensitivity to guide you safely through
the decision-making process.
The Association of Minimally Invasive Gyneco-
logic Surgeons provides comprehensive gyneco-
logic office and surgical healthcare. The physi-
cians are certified in laparoscopy and hys-
teroscopy and are experts in advanced gyneco-
logic surgery. Doctors Whitted and Pietro are na-
tional speakers, trainers, and researchers in ad-
vanced surgical techniques. In addition, Doctors
Pietro and Whitted are Certified Menopause Clini-
cians who educate, train, and research the sci-
ence of menopause. Finally, they are certified in
advanced colposcopy.
Doctors Whitted and Pietro offer expert education
and care in the following areas:
If you need surgery, The Doctors in the Associa-
tion perform most gynecologic surgeries with mini-
mally invasive techniques to reduce hospitaliza-
tion, recovery, scarring, discomfort and absence
from work in most cases.
Abnormal Paps (HPV) Fibroids (Leiomyoma)
Abnormal Menstrual Cycles Loss of Urine
Bladder Prolapse Menopause
Chronic Pelvic Pain Ovarian cysts
Endometriosis Osteoporosis
Ectopic Pregnancy Rectocele
Family Planning Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal Prolapse
***Evaluation and Diagnosis of Gynecologic Cancers
Surgical Video Series
1. Cone Biopsy
2. Diagnostic Hysteroscopy
3. Diagnostic Laparoscopy
4. Endometrial Ablation
5. Hysterectomy
6. Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy
7. Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy
8. Operative Hysteroscopy
9. Operative Laparoscopy
10. Surgery for Urinary Incontinence
11. Thermachoice Endometrial Ablation
12. Tension Free Vaginal Sling for Incontinence
13. Vaginal Hysterectomy and Repairs
Medical Information Video Series
1. Abnormal Pap Smear and Colposcopy
2. Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding
3. Breast Self-Exam and Breast Health
4. Endometriosis
5. The Gynecologic Exam
6. Hormone Replacement Therapy
7. Menopause
8. Osteoporosis
9. Premenstrual Syndrome
10. Uterine Fibroids: What You Should Know
11. Urinary Incontinence in women
These Videos are for your education and consid-
eration. Please feel free to ask our receoptionist
for assistance is a viewing.
1. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
2. Abnormal Pap Smears, Dysplasia, Human Papil-
loma Virus
3. Alternatives to Hysterectomy
4. Advanced Endoscopic Surgeries for Common
Gynecologic Problems
5. Blood Transfusions: Are We Safe?
6. Breast Cancer Updates
7. Chronic Pelvic Pain
8. Current Evidence in the Prevention and Treat-
ment of Osteoporosis
9. Endometriosis: Incidence, Diagnosis, and Treat-
10. Evista: An Alternative in Menopause Manage-
11. Herbal Therapies and Menopause
12. Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer
13. Hysterectomy and its Alternatives
14. Incontinence: Diagnosis and Treatments
15. Laparoscopic SupraCervical Hysterectomy
16. Laparoscopic Myomectomy
17. Laparoscopic Tissue Extraction
18. Laser Hair Removal: Is it for Me?
19. Menopause and the Modern Women
20. New Concepts in Hormone Replacement Therapy
21. Osteoporosis: An Overview of Prevention, diag-
nosis, and Treatment
22. Pelvic Adhesions: Pathogenesis, Incidence,
Complications, Prevention
23. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Updates in Sexu-
ally Transmitted Diseases
24. Pelvic Prolapse: Cystocele, Rectocele, Entero-
25. Premenstrual Dysphoric Dysfunction
26. Preventative Cardiology for Women
27. Sterilization: State-of-the-Art Therapies
28. Thermachoice III and Enometrial Ablation
29. Ultrasound and Gynecology
30. Women’s Health Initiative: Controversies in
We are available to present at your requested loca-
tion. Our presentations are LCD power-point presen-
tations. Videos are used to augment selected pres-
entations. These presentations are free.
dedicated to healthy lifestyles and safe, state-of-the-art, innovative surgery for women of all ages
Hall-Mark Series
“The Menopause Support Series”
This is a comprehensive and interactive se-
ries of 3 lectures and group discussions
aimed at:
Signs, Symptoms, Emotional,
and Therapeutic Choices in
1. To provide a comfortable exchange of
menopause information and experiences
2. To assist women and men in obtaining
current and accurate information about
3. To develop a menopause risk assess-
“The Surgical Support Series”
This is a comprehensive and interactive se-
ries of 3 lectures and groups discussions
aimed at:
Surgical decision-making, preopera
tive, postoperative, and psychological
aspects of female Surgery.
1. To provide a comfortable exchange of
surgical information and experiences
2. To exchange current and accurate infor-
mation about surgery, options, alterna-
We like to schedule these quarterly and with
a maximum participation of 20 people. The
cost of these series is $20 per person.
Association of Minimally
Invasive Gynecologic Surgeons