James K. Robinson, MD, MS is board-certified in obstetrics & gynecology and an associate professor at The George Washington School of Medicine & Health Sciences. He performs minimally invasive laparoscopic, robotic, and hysteroscopic gynecologic procedures including myomectomy, pelvic prolapse repair, excision of endometriosis, and total and subtotal laparoscopic hysterectomy.
Dr. Robinson is The George Washington University's director of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) Fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. He is a founding member of The GW Medical Faculty Associates Fibroid and Menstrual Disorders Center and the Pelvic Floor Center. He acts as a national advisor to the AAGL and was recently elected to serve a 2-year term on its Board of Trustees. He is an ad hoc reviewer for a number of professional journals. Locally, he hosts the Washington Regional Surgical Film Festival biannually which is a forum for all local gynecologists interested in minimally invasive surgery to collaborate, share experiences, tips and surgical suggestions. His clinical interests are in dysfunctional uterine bleeding, fibroids, pelvic floor prolapse, urinary incontinence, chronic pelvic pain, Asherman's syndrome, complex robotic procedures and single port laparoscopic and robotic procedures.
Dr. Robinson has presented at national meetings including the AAGL, and the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO). He has been awarded honors including the Jay M. Cooper, MD Endowed Award for best Fellowship Paper in Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Golden Hysteroscope Award for Best Hysteroscopy Paper, both presented nationally by the AAGL. He has published in medical journals and has professional interests in gynecologic endoscopy, resident surgical education and surgical simulation.
Dr. Robinson completed his fellowship in Gynecologic Endoscopy at Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Center in Newton, Massachusetts and his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin after completing a Master of Science degree in Education at Mankato State University. Dr. Robinson earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin.