Shelly Holmstrom A-6083-2014

Shelly Holmstrom, MD

Professor, College of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
STC 6th floor
Tampa FL 33606

Academic Email: sholmstr@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 259-8542

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  • MD, University of Florida, 1998

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Women & Children's Health

Research Interests

  • See attached CV


  • Florida Obstetrics and Gynecology Society (Member, 2004 - Present)
  • American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Secretary of District XII, 1998 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Holmström SW Paidas-Teefey C Sellers E. Bladder Calculus at Cesarean Delivery in a Patient with Previous Cystotomy Repair. J Reprod Med.. 62(1) : 89-91., 2017.
  • Whynott RM Vitko J Holmström SW Gray M. Primary Ovarian Choriocarcinoma Masquerading as Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy in an HIV Positive Woman. Case Rep Images Obstet Gynecol.. 3: 5–9.www.edoriumjournals.com/case-reports/jcrog, 2017.
  • Schickler R Holmström SW Pargas A; Nandyala A. Attitudes and Barriers to LARC Use in a Young Adult Population in Florida. Obstet Gynecol. 129(5) : 64S, 2017.
  • Palaszewski DM, Miladinovic B, Caselnova PM, Holmström SW. Impact of a Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Curriculum on an Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency. Journal of pediatric and adolescent gynecology. 29(6) : 668-672, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27969008
  • Patel S Godcharles C McDowell M Miladinovic B Holmström SW. Induction of Labor Methods: Double Balloon Catheter Versus Double Balloon Catheter With Concurrent Oxytocin. Obstet Gynecol. 127(5) : 104-5S., 2016.
  • Palaszewski DM Miladinovic B Caselnova PM Holmström SW. Effect of a Formal Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Curriculum on Obstetrics and Gynecology Residents. Obstet Gynecol. 126(4) : 57S., 2015.
  • Darrymple JL Cullimore AJ Hiraoka M Holmström SW Hueppchen NA. Abstracts from the Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG) and Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO). Teach Learn Med.. 26(4) : 430-6, 2014.
  • Holmström SW, Downes K, Mayer JC, Learman LA. Simulation training in an obstetric clerkship: a randomized controlled trial. Obstetrics and gynecology. 118(3) : 649-54, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21860296
  • Desai N, Parsons AK, Holmström SW. A painful reminder: the patient had sharp abdominal pain and a complicated medical history. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 202(4) : 405.e1-2, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19801143
  • Holmström SW, Barrow BP. Postpartum ovarian vein thrombosis causing severe hydronephrosis. Obstetrics and gynecology. 115(2 Pt 2) : 452-4, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20093877
  • Holmström SW, Burke JJ, Pare L, Smith D, Gallup DG. A Prospective Randomized Comparison of the Endocervical Brush and the Endocervical Curette Obstet Gynecol. 99(54) , 2002.

Positions Held

  • Associate Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology, USF Health 2012 - 2018)
  • Assistant Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology, USF Health 2004 - 2012)
  • Assistant Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology, Mercer University 2002 - 2004)