Erlanger Health System announces Dr. Stephen DePasquale has reached a milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries.
Dr. DePasquale is a gynecological robotic surgeon with Erlanger Gynecology Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and currently serves as division chief of Gynecological Oncology, and chief of Women’s Health at Erlanger. Dr. DePasquale also serves as chair and associate professor of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga.
“I work with an incredibly experienced and talented team and we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional, quality healthcare to our patients,” said Dr. DePasquale. “These 3,000 robotic procedures would not have been possible without my surgical team.”
Dr. DePasquale completed his first robotic surgery on July 3, 2003 at Erlanger.
Originally from upstate New York, Dr. DePasquale moved to Chattanooga in 2001. He received his Bachelor of Science in pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy and his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Following medical school, he completed four years of residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa., and from 1997 to 2001, he was a gynecologic oncology fellow at Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital in Providence, R.I.
For more information about the Erlanger Gynecology Oncology program visit Erlanger.org/womens or call 266-3636.
uale 2 – Dr. DePasquale and his surgery team after completing his 3,000th robotic surgery.