Publications and Research

Asha Bhalwal, MD

Abstracts:

  • Video Presentation: Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancy. American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopy (AAGL) Virtual Global Congress.
  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Video Presentation: Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. AAGL Virtual Global Congress, November 2020.
  • Patel RD*, Bhalwal AB, Dziadek OL*, Montealegre AI. Video Presentation: Surgical Management of a Cesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy of Advanced Gestation. American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) Virtual Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. April 2021
  • Patel, RD*, Bhalwal AB, Dziadek, OL, Montealegre, AI: Video Presentation: Teaching techniques in retroperitoneal dissection. Virtual Annual AAGL 50th Global Congress on MIGS 2021, Austin, TX, Nov. 14-17, 2021.
  • Patel, RD*, Bhalwal AB: Video Presentation: Approach to dissection: captive uterus syndrome. Virtual Annual AAGL 50th Global Congress on MIGS 2021, Austin, TX Nov. 14-17, 2021
  • Hui, M., Schwartzenburg, C., Bhalwal, A. (2022) “Failed CS-BS: A Role for vNOTES in Patient with 4 Prior Cesarean Sections and Severe Adhesive Disease Desiring Permanent Sterilization”. AAGL 51st Global Congress on MIGS 2022.
  • Chahine, K., Hui, M., Bhalwal, A. Shah, Shinil. (2022) “Stranger Things”. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District XI Annual District Meeting 2022.
  • Hui, M., Dziadek, O., Bhalwal, A., (2022) Minimally Invasive Approach for a Large, 25 cm Complex Adnexal Cyst at 17 Weeks Gestation. SGS 48th Annual Scientific Meeting 2022.
  • Hui, M., Bhalwal, A. “Role of Vaginal Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (vNOTES) for a Morbidly Obese Patient with a Previous Classical Cesarean Section Desiring Permanent Sterilization”. SGS 49th Annual Scientific Meeting, Mar 19-20, 2023.
  • Hui., M, Bhalwal, A. “Successful Pregnancy Outcome After Robotic-Assisted Repair of Isthmocele” SGS 49th Annual Scientific Meeting, Mar 19-20, 2023.

Other Professional Communications:

  • Promecene. MD; Pamela Berens. MD; Anthony Johnson. MD; Asha Bhalwal MD. Risk Factors, Management, and Fertility in Cervical, Cesarean Scar, and Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancies Over 11 Years, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Meeting, Indian Wells, CA, Apr 2019.
  • Olivia L Dziadek, M.D., Asha Bhagsingh Bhalwal, M.D., Allan R Katz, M.D, Ioana L Bondre, M.D, Alvaro Ignacio Montealegre, M.D. Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. AAGL 2020
  • Lyndsey Nguy, Asha Bhagsingh Bhalwal, M.D, Gut Feeling. STUMP THE PROFESSOR. ACOG District Meeting Oct 2021
  • Catherine Dunlop, Asha Bhagsingh Bhalwal, M.D, Choosing an OCP: A Resident’s Guide ACOG District Meeting Oct 2021.
  • vNOTES Webinar Series: Asha Bhalwal, Grover May, and Alvaro Montealegre narrate case presentations of high BMI patients and discuss how vNOTES improves surgical access and visualization. Applied Medical, May 25, 2022.

Videos and Media:

  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancy. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2020.
  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Interstitial Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2020.
  • Patel R*, Bhalwal AB, Dziadek OL*, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Surgical Management of a Cesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy of Advanced Gestation. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2021.

Invited Lectures:

  • “What it means to BE (come) a Healthy Woman” Harmony School of Discovery Houston, TX, August 2019
  • Gynecology surgical collaborator, Mary and Michael Jaharis Simulation Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, Feb 2020
  • Family Medicine Grand Rounds, “Amenorrhea. Diagnosis and Management”, Feb 2021
  • MFM Divisional Meeting, Role of AMIGS surgeon in abdominal cerclage, Oct 2021
  • DCCP Monthly Provider Meeting: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Feb 2021
  • Resident Research Meeting: “Four Ports and One Stich Bringing a Smile to Our Patients” June 2021
  • Resident Boot Camp: “Well Women Exam” Jun 2021
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding in Turner Syndrome, Mar 2022
  • Women and Wellness, Merill- Women & Wellness Event, Houston, TX, Oct 13, 2022

Olivia Dziadek, MD

Abstracts:

  • Hui, M.,Dziadek, O., Bhalwal, A., (2022) Minimally Invasive Approach for a Large, 25 cm Complex Adnexal Cyst at 17 Weeks Gestation. SGS 48th Annual Scientific Meeting 2022.

Book Chapters:

  • Montealegre A, Dziadek O. Case 63: Laparoscopic injuries. In Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toy EC, Ross PJ, Baker B, Jennings JC, Eds. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2021

Randa J. Jalloul, MD

Abstracts (oral presentations, posters, videos):

Refereed Original Articles in Journals:

Book Chapters:

  • 2016 Jalloul RJ. Breast mass. In Toy EC, Baker B, Ross PJ, Jennings J, eds. Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill Publishers.
  • 2019 Jallloul, RJ. IntraHepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy. In Toy EC, Baker B, Ross PJ, Jennings J, eds. Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill Publishers
  • 2020– Jalloul-Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Minimally Invasive Surgery. JENKINS et al: Surgical Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach, in collaboration with SASGOG (Society of academic specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology).

Mateo G. Leon, MD

Abstracts:

Original Articles in Journals:

Alvaro I. Montealegre, MD

Abstracts:

  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Simpson I, Katz AR, Montealegre AI. Video Presentation: Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancy. American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopy (AAGL) Virtual Global Congress, November 2020.
  • Dziadek OL, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Video Presentation: Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopy (AAGL) Virtual Global Congress, November 2020.
  • Patel RD*, Bhalwal AB, Dziadek OL*, Montealegre AI. Video Presentation: Surgical Management of a Cesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy of Advanced Gestation. American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) Virtual Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. April 2021
  • Mohr-Sasson A*, Chai MH*, Hui M*, Bhalwal A, Montealegre AI, Leon M. Preliminary Experience with the Novel Articulated Laparoscopy Device. Poster Presentation at the European Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ESGE) 31st Annual Congress, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct 2-5, 2022
  • Hui M*, Montealegre AI. Tips and Tricks for Laparoscopic Cesarean Scar Ectopic Twin Pregnancy Excision with Hemostatic Clips and Vascular Clamps. American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) 2022 Global Congress, Aurora, CO. Dec 1-4, 2022 (oral video presentation)
  • Mohr-Sasson A, Hui M, Bhalwal A, Montealegre, A, Leon MG. The New Generation Articulated Laparoscopy in Gynecologic Surgery. Poster presentation 51st AAGL 2022 Global Congress Meeting, Aurora, CO., Dec. 1-4, 2022.
  • Jalloul RJ, Mohr-Sasson A, Leon MG, Bhalwal A, Dziadek O, Higgason N, Montealegre AI. What do women prefer? a survey on three minimally invasive surgical routes for tubal sterilization. Society of Gynecologic Surgeons Annual Meeting – SGS; Mar. 19-22, 2023; Tucson, AZ. Am J of Obstet Gynecol vol 228-3 S868-869

Book Chapters:

  • Montealegre A, Dziadek O*. Case 63: Laparoscopic injuries. In Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toy EC, Ross PJ, Baker B, Jennings JC, Eds. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2021.

Other Professional Communications:

  • Montealegre AI. Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Gynecology Surgical Collaborative, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Invited Speaker, New York, NY, Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2020.
  • Montealegre AI. Advanced Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery: Progress and Impacts. McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth Resident Research Day. Houston, TX, June 22 2021.
  • Montealegre A. MIGS Northeast Surgical Collaborative: Optimizing Hysterectomy and Reproductive Surgery. Invited Speaker, Virtual Conference, Oct. 22-23, 2021.
  • vNOTES Webinar Series: Asha Bhalwal, Grover May, and Alvaro Montealegre narrate case presentations of high BMI patients and discuss how vNOTES improves surgical access and visualization. Applied Medical, May 25, 2022.
  • Invited by the AAGL & FMIGS Committee to serve as faculty for the vNOTES rotation in training fellows as part of the FMIGS Boot Camp, Aurora, CO, Nov. 2022.
  • AAGL Global Congress Meeting, Committee member for review of abstract and video submissions, Aurora, CO, Dec. 2022.

Videos and Media:

  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancy. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2020.
  • Dziadek OL*, Bhalwal AB, Katz AR, Bondre IL, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Interstitial Single Site Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2020.
  • Patel R*, Bhalwal AB, Dziadek OL*, Montealegre AI. Instructional Video: Surgical Management of a Cesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy of Advanced Gestation. Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern School of Medicine at UTHealth. 2021.

Educational Training Courses:

  • ACOG Coding on Demand Online 2021 Workshop. Introduction to coding, followed by an overview of the Evaluation and Management 2021 changes. Completed Gynecology Module. CME credits earned, Dec. 2021.
  • Physician Leadership and Management Certificate Program, Sept. 2, 2021 – Dec. 9, 2021
    University of Houston Clear Lake.