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Lauren Hand, MD

Lauren Hand, MD

Gynecologic Oncology Surgeon

4.9 out of 5 stars 4.9 (69)

Lauren Hand, MD Biography and Info

Lauren Hand, MD, is a fellowship-trained gynecologic oncologist who specializes in the treatment of gynecologic conditions and cancers. Dr. Hand enjoys taking the time to listen to patients confronting unique medical issues, and providing them with individualized and compassionate care. Her areas of expertise include:

  • Uterine and endometrial cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Robotic surgery
  • Abnormal pap smears
  • Bleeding after menopause
  • Genetic testing for gynecological cancer

About Me

I grew up in South Florida and attended medical school in Gainesville. My husband and I and our two daughters enjoy the outdoors, traveling, exercising, and discovering fun things to do.

My job is my passion. I am grateful to be able to take care of women during such a critical time in their lives. It is important that I create an individualized treatment plan for each patient that prioritizes their goals and wishes. I include caregivers (both family and friends) as an essential part of my treatment plan for my patient’s well-being.

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Physician Enterprise
  • Baptist Medical Center Beaches
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South

Legal Practice Name

  • Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

Lauren Hand, MD Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Medicine - Medical School

    University of Florida College of Medicine - Gainesville , FL

    2009 – 2013


  • Residency

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Philadelphia , PA

    2013 – 2017


  • Fellowship

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

    2017 – 2020