FALCONE Tomaso

  • Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
  • Chairman, Department of Obstetrics-Gynaecology, Cleveland Clinic, USA

Tommaso Falcone MD FRCS(C) FACOG received his medical degree from McGill University School of Medicine in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. While at McGill, he went on to complete a residency in obstetrics and gynaecology and a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology.

Professor Falcone is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in general obstetrics and gynaecology, as well as reproductive endocrinology. He is also certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

He is co-editor of 6 books including a textbook on Clinical Reproductive Medicine and Surgery (Elsevier), a book on Basic, Advanced and Robotic Laparoscopic Surgery ( Elsevier -2010) and Human Assisted Reproductive Technology (2011), and has published more than 500 original manuscripts, abstracts, and book chapters.

He serves on the editorial board of several journals, including Associate Editor of Fertility & Sterility and the Editorial Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Green journal). He is past President of the Society for Reproductive Surgeons (SRS) and Chair of the Endometriosis Special Interest Group of the ASRM. Dr Falcone has served as Chairperson of Postgraduate courses at ACOG, ASRM, and the AAGL that deal with different aspects of reproductive surgery, endometriosis, and infertility enhancing procedures. He has served on review committees for the NICHD and MRC and is an oral examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Dr. Falcone has been the recipient of many awards for laparoscopic and robotic surgery at different societies.