Robert E Bristow

Robert E. Bristow, MD


Gynecologic Oncology

Clinical Interests

Surgical management of ovarian cancer, Patterns of health care delivery for women with gynecologic cancer, Radiographic imaging of gynecologic cancers

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • English
Medical School
USC School of MedicineObstetrics & Gynecology
Johns Hopkins HospitalGynecology & Obstetrics
Johns Hopkins HospitalGynecology/Obstetrics
Johns Hopkins HospitalOB/GYN
Cedars Sinai Medical CenterGynecologic Oncology
UCLA Medical CenterGynecologic Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Director — Gynecologic Oncology Services
  • Philip J. DiSaia Chair of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Chief — Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Professor — Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Awards and Recognition
  • America's Top Doctors (Gynecologic Cancer, Ovarian Cancer), Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 2012
  • Best Doctors in America® — Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011-2013, 2015, 2016
Academic Profile

Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Ovarian Cancer Surgery: Debulking the Upper Abdomen
  • Ovarian Cancer Surgery: Patterns of Care
  • Primary Cytoreductive Surgery vs. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery in Gynecology
  • Bending the Arc of Surgical Skills Development
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: A Review
  • Clinical Applications of Adhesion Prevention in Gynecologic Oncology


OB/GYN University Associates
Todd Cancer Institute Pavilion at Long Beach Memorial
2810 Long Beach Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90806
Phone: 562-933-0900
Fax: 562-933-0958
UC Irvine Health Cancer Center — Newport
Pacific Medical Plaza
1640 Newport Blvd., Suites 400 and 450
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Phone: 949-999-2400
Fax: 949-999-2405
UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 23
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-8000
UC Irvine Health Ovarian Cancer Center
101 The City Drive South
Pavilion 3, Room 501
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-8000