Dr. Robert K. Zurawin is an Associate Professor in the division of Gynecology. He received his medical degree with honors from Baylor College of Medicine in 1977 and completed his residency at Baylor in 1982. Dr. Zurawin is Chief of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Director of the Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. He created the fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery and the fellowship in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at Baylor. Dr. Zurawin specializes in minimally invasive surgery with particular interest in uterine fibroids, endometriosis and alternative procedures to hysterectomy as well as urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and is a recognized expert in robotic surgery.
Dr. Zurawin is a member of many professional and scientific societies and has numerous committee appointments, both with national organizations and also at the hospitals at which he practices. Dr. Zurawin serves on the Board of Trustees of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) and was recently elected to the Board of Trustees of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. He is involved nationally and internationally in the training of advanced endoscopic surgery to residents and practicing surgeons. He has held the position of Chief of the Gynecology Service at Texas Children's Hospital and is past-president of the Houston Gynecological and Obstetrical Society.