Namita J. Khanna, MD, MSPH - Assistant Professor

Namita Khanna

Gynecologic Oncology

Director, Pelvic Surgery Fellowship

Education & Training   

Medical Education: Nilratan Sircar Medical College, Calcutta, India

Residency: University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fellowship: University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Graduate Education: Masters of Science in Public Health, University of Miami, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health

•  American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2010
•  American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, 2012 

Society & Professional Memberships  

•  Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
•  American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
•  American Medical Association
•  Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
•  American Society of Clinical Oncologists 

Awards and Honors

•  Best Fellow Presentation in Clinical Research, Young Investigators Forum, Florida Cancer Conference, Palm Beach, FL Sept 13-16, 2007
•  Administrative Chief Resident, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL 2005- 2006
•  Best Teaching Resident, elected by medical students during clinical rotations on the OB/GYN service, 2004, 2005
•  APGO (Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics), Medical Education Foundation Scholars Award, 2005

I See Patients At

Emory Clinic, Emory University Campus
Bldg A, 4th Floor
1365 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: 404−778−3401
Directions and Map 

Grady Women's Health Center
80 Jesse Hill, Jr., Drive, SE
Atlanta, GA  30303

Phone: 404−616−4646 


Emory University Campus
Woodruff Memorial Building, 4th Floor
1639 Pierce Drive, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

Management of ovarian, endometrial, and cervical cancer using minimally invasive robotic surgery


Alexander VM, Meisel J, O’Brien S, Khanna N. Wilms’ tumor of the ovary. Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2016 Dec14;19:18-21. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2016.12.004. PMID: 28018955

Rubinsak LA, Cohen C, Khanna N, Horowitz IR, Hanley KZ. Folate Receptor Alpha Expression in Platinum Resistant/Refractory Ovarian Carcinomas and Primary Endocervical Adenocarcinomas. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2016 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27941566.

Khanna N, Rauh LA, Lachiewicz MP, Horowitz IR. Margins for Cervical and Vulvar Cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Mar;113(3):304-9. doi: 10.1002/jso.24108. Epub 2016 Feb 8. Review. PMID: 26852901 

Han CH, Li X, Khanna N. Epithelioid sarcoma of the vulva and its clinical implication: A case report and review of the literature. Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2016 Jan 9;15:31-3. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2016.01.001. eCollection 2016 Jan. PMID: 26937486

Ciszak T, Mittal PK, Sullivan P, Cardona K, Hanley KZ, Khanna N, Moreno CC. Case Report: MR imaging features of disseminated uterine leiomyosarcoma presenting after hysterectomy with morcellation. Abdom Imaging. 2015 Oct;40(7):2600-5. Doi: 10.1007/s00261-015-0486-9. PMID: 26093623

Khanna N, Horowitz IR. Controversies in the management of advanced ovarian cancer. Oncology (Williston Park). 2011 Sep; 25(10):934, 937.

Khoury-Collado F, Bowes RJ, Jhamb N, Aghajanian C, Abu-Rustum NR. Unexpected long-term survival without evidence of disease after salvage chemotherapy for recurrent metastatic cervical cancer: A case series. Gynecol Oncol. 2007 Jun; 105(3):823-5. Epub 2007 Mar 23.  

Chi DS, Abu-Rustum NR, Sonoda Y, Im HB, Jhamb N, D'Angelica M, Rim M, Dupont J, Barakat RR. Laparoscopic and hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomy for recurrent and persistent ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2006 May; 101(2):224-7. Epub 2005 Dec 9.

Book Chapters:

Jhamb N, Lambrou N. Ovarian Cancer. In: Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation of Ovarian Cancer: Early Diagnosis of Cancer Series. Chapter 1.Elsevier inc


Almeida Z, Mendez L, Gomez O, Jhamb N, Ghurani G, Lambrou N, Salom E, Hlavin P, Penalver M. “The Effect of Music Therapy and Guided Imagery on Postoperative Pain, Anxiety and Medication Use: A Prospective Randomized Study”. Gynecol Oncol 2003; 88 (2): 198 [Abstract # 87].

Salom E Jr, Schey D, Kassira N, Gomez O, Mendez L, Jhamb N, Lambrou N, Lucci III J, Penalver M. “A comparison of continent and incontinent urinary diversion after pelvic exenterations: A study of long term morbidity and renal function.” Gynecol Oncol 2005; 96 (3): 921[Abstract # 26].

Almeida Z, Jhamb N, Rodriguez L, Gomez O, Nguyen T, Hus N, Salom E, Lucci III J, Penalver M, Mendez L. “Cervical cancer stage IBI: A comparison between tumor sizes < 2cm Vs. > 2cm and < 4cm”. Gynecol Oncol 2005; 96 (3): 920[Abstract # 24].

Jhamb N, Pearson J, Steinour N, Marin O,Lambrou N, J., Lucci. JA III. “Influence of ethnicity on outcomes in uterine sarcoma”. Gynecol Oncol 2008; 108(3): S99[Abstract #223]

Khanna N, Pearson J, Schwartz BM, Allen G, Nishida KJ, Schuman S, Lucci JA III. “A regimen of outpatient intraperitoneal carboplatin for optimally cytoreduced advanced ovarian cancer”. Gynecol Oncol 2009; 112(2): S56 [Abstract # 110]