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Jonah Fleisher, MD, MPH, FACOG

Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology

Director, Center for Reproductive Health, Section of Family Planning

Division of Academic Specialists of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Center for Reproductive Health:
Phone: (312) 413-8681
Fax: (312) 355-5838
Center for Reproductive Health Website

Academic Office:
Phone: (312) 355-1661
Fax: (312) 996-4238


Medical school


Fellowship Graduate

Northwestern University

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

New York University

Global Health Leadership MPH

New York University College of Global Public Health


Dr. Fleisher is fellowship-trained in Complex Family Planning. Dr. Fleisher is proud to provide the full range of obstetric and gynecologic care to his patients, and as a fellowship-trained specialist, focuses his clinical practice on complex contraceptive care, abortion, and miscarriage management. His interests in public health and global women’s health have brought him to study and work in countries including Africa, Central America, and South America.  Dr. Fleisher’s research includes the study of pregnancy mementos provided in abortion services, and on reproductive health literacy. He teaches patient advocacy and is actively engaged in medical student education.

Recent Publications:

Darlington AM, Fleisher JD, Briller JE. Peripartum cardiomyopathy: management strategies for pregnancy termination. Women’s Health Reports 2020, Volume 1.1, 463-467. DOI: 10.1089/whr.2020.0078.

Fleisher J, Khalifeh A, Pettker C, et al. Patient satisfaction and cosmetic outcome in a randomized study of cesarean skin closure. Journal of Maternal Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2018; May 24:1-6.

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Research Funding

Society of Family Planning, Pregnancy Mementos in Induced Abortion: A Mixed Methods Analysis, 2019-2020, Principal Investigator.