Biography

Dr. Kho joined the faculty at UT Southwestern in October 2009 as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Gynecology in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.  She completed a joint undergraduate and medical program at Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine in 2004.  She also obtained a Masters in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health in 2004.  Dr. Kho then went on to complete her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center and a fellowship in advanced minimally invasive gynecologic surgery under Dr. Ceana Nezhat.  Dr. Kho's clinical work focuses on advanced minimally invasive surgery for benign gynecologic disorders such as abnormal bleeding, endometriosis and fibroids.  She conducts clinical research in the use of technology in gynecologic surgery, surgical complications, simulation and surgical education. 

Education

Undergraduate Rice University (1998)
Graduate School Harvard University (2003)
Medical School Baylor College of Medicine (2004), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Adnexal masses
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myomas
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgical Education

Publications

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Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award
    (2012)
  • AAGL Best Paper for New Instrumentation
    (2009)
  • AAGL Kurt Semm Award for Excellence in Pelviscopy
    (2009)
  • ACOG/Kenneth Gottesfeld-Charles Hohler Memorial Foundation Research Grant
    (2009)
  • ASRM & Society of Reproductive Surgeons In Training Research Award
    (2009)
  • Rice University Envision Grant Awardee
    (1997)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2009)
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (2007)
  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2004)