Emad Mikhail A-6080-2015


Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
6th Floor
Tampa FL 33606

Academic Email: emikhail@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 259-8500

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  • MBBCh, Medicine, Cairo University, 2001

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Women & Children's Health


  • International Society of Gynecologic endoscopy (Member, 2013 - Present)
  • International Academy of Pelvic Surgery 2012 - Present)
  • Society of Lapendoscopic Surgeons 2011 - Present)
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists 2010 - Present)
  • American Collage of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Member, 2008 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Wells A, Germanos GJ, Salemi JL, Mikhail E. Laparoscopic Surgeons' Perspectives on Risk Factors for and Prophylaxis of Trocar Site Hernias: A Multispecialty National Survey. JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 23(2) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31148913
  • Tamhane N, Mikhail E. Minimally Invasive Surgery for the Obese Patient Among the Spectrum of Gynaecologic Surgery-A Surgical Viewpoint. Surgical technology international. 35, 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31373380
  • Whynott RM, Mikhail E. Laparoscopic approach to cornual ectopic: a┬ástep-by-step demonstration. Fertility and sterility. , 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31280953
  • Tamhane N, McDowell M, Oliva M, Tanner JP, Hochberg L, Baker M, Imudia AN, Mikhail E. Association between preoperative adenomyosis detection rate during pelvic ultrasonography and the specialty of the reading physician. Journal of minimally invasive gynecology. , 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31004795
  • Wyman AM, Salemi JL, Mikhail E, Bassaly R, Greene KA, Hart S, Lai-Yuen S. Cost-effectiveness of a preoperative pelvic MRI in pelvic organ prolapse surgery. International urogynecology journal. , 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31529326
  • Tamhane N, Imudia AN, Mikhail E. Contemporary management of adnexa at the time of benign hysterectomy: a review of the literature. Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. : 1-7, 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31303119
  • Mikhail E, Tamhane N, Sarkar P, Sappenfield E, Tanner JP, Imudia AN. Laparoscopic entry technique using a Veress needle insertion with and without concomitant CO2 insufflation, a Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of minimally invasive gynecology. , 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30802609
  • Mikhail E, Sarkar P, Moucharite M, Hart S. The Association Between Hospital Surgical Volume and the Uptake of Minimally Invasive Surgical Approach and Outpatient Setting for Hysterectomy. Surgical technology international. 33, 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29985515
  • New EP, Sarkar P, Sappenfield E, Mikhail E, Plosker S, Imudia AN. Comparison of patients' reported pain following office hysteroscopy with and without endometrial biopsy: a prospective study. Minerva ginecologica. , 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29856187
  • Tamhane N, Al Sawah E, Mikhail E. Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in the Setting of Prior Bilateral Renal Transplant, a Case Report and Review of the Literature. Surgical technology international. 32: 139-143, 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29791697
  • Mikhail E, Salemi JL, Schickler R, Salihu HM, Plosker S, Imudia AN. National rates, trends and determinants of inpatient surgical management of tubal ectopic pregnancy in the United States, 1998-2011. The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research. , 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29359520
  • Al Sawah E, Salemi JL, Hoffman M, Imudia AN, Mikhail E. Association between Obesity, Surgical Route, and Perioperative Outcomes in Patients with Uterine Cancer. Minimally invasive surgery. 2018: 5130856, 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30018822
  • Wyman AM, Hahn L, Mikhail E, Hart S. Demonstration of a box-stitch technique for laparoscopic uterosacral ligament suspension. International urogynecology journal. , 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28451705
  • Halder GE, Salemi JL, Hart S, Mikhail E. Association Between Obesity and Perioperative Morbidity in Open Versus Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy. Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery. , 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28067749
  • Sarkar P, Mikhail E, Schickler R, Plosker S, Imudia AN. Optimal Order of Successive Office Hysteroscopy and Endometrial Biopsy for the Evaluation of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Obstetrics and gynecology. , 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28796688
  • Sarkar P, Mikhail E, Hoyte L, Plosker S, Imudia A. Electromechanical Morcellators' black-box warning: tribulations, expectations and solutions. Minerva ginecologica. , 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29161797
  • Mikhail E, Sappenfield E, Wyman A, Hart S. A Simplified Novel Approach for Total Laparoendoscopic Single-Site (LESS) Hysterectomy. Surgical technology international. 31, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29121697
  • Mikhail E, Salemi JL, Wyman A, Salihu HM, Imudia AN, Hart S. Trends of Bilateral Salpingectomy during Vaginal Hysterectomy with and without Laparoscopic Assistance performed for benign indications in the United States. Journal of minimally invasive gynecology. , 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27448507
  • Al Sawah E, Plosker SM, Mikhail E. Laparoscopic Hemi-hysterectomy and Trachelectomy in a Case of Herlyn-Werner-Wunderlich Syndrome. Surgical technology international. XXIX, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27466877
  • Mikhail E, Wyman A, Hahn L, Hart S. Barbed Sutures in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. Surgical technology international. 28: 185-91, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27175817
  • Mikhail E, Salemi JL, Hart S, Imudia AN. Comparing Single and Dual Console Systems in the Robotic Surgical Training of Graduating OB/GYN Residents in the United States. Minimally invasive surgery. 2016: 5190152, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26955485
  • Mikhail E, Scott L, Miladinovic B, Imudia AN, Hart S. Association between Fellowship Training, Surgical Volume, and Laparoscopic Suturing Techniques among Members of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists. Minimally invasive surgery. 2016: 5459147, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26885389
  • Blackburn P, Patel SS, Mikhail E. Abdominal Wall Varices in Pregnancy-A Case Report and Review of the Literature J Preg Child Health. 3(266) , 2016.
  • Mikhail E, Miladinovic B, Velanovich V, Finan MA, Hart S, Imudia AN. Association between obesity and the trends of routes of hysterectomy performed for benign indications. Obstetrics and gynecology. 125(4) : 912-8, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25751208
  • Mikhail E, Salemi JL, Mogos MF, Hart S, Salihu HM, Imudia AN. National trends of adnexal surgeries at the time of hysterectomy for benign indication, United States, 1998-2011. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 213(5) : 713.e1-13, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25935772
  • Mikhail E, Cain MA, Shah M, Solnik MJ, Sobolewski CJ, Hart S. Does Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Increase the Risk of Vaginal Cuff Dehiscence? An Analysis of Outcomes from Multiple Academic Centers and a Review of the Literature. Surgical technology international. 27: 157-62, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26680391
  • Mikhail,E. Scott,L. Hart,S. Anatomy for the laparoscopic surgeon. OBG Management. 26(4) : 49-58, 2014.
  • Mikhail E, Hart S. Laparoscopic port closure. Surgical technology international. 24: 27-33, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24700212
  • Mikhail E, Scott L, Imudia AN, Hart S. Total laparoscopic hysterectomy in the obese patient. Surgical technology international. 25: 167-74, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25419953

Positions Held

  • Fellow of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida 2014 - 2016)


  • 2018 American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Society of Gynecologic Surgeons Impact Award (AJOG-SGS - 2018)
  • Excellence in Teaching-National Faculty Award (ACOG-CREOG - 2017)
  • AAGL Clinical Research Scholar Grant (American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists - 2016)
  • Honorable Mention Scientific Paper/Gynecology at MIS Week (Society of Lapendoscopic Surgeon Annual Meeting - 2016)
  • Award for the Best Abstract on Reproductive Issues (AAGL 44th Global Congress on MIGS - 2015)
  • Special Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (University of Toledo - 2012)
  • Outstanding Clinical Performance Award (University of Toledo - 2011)