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Dr. Deborah Karp is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist with sub specialty fellowship training in Female Pelvic Health and Reconstructive Surgery/ Urogynecology. She provides comprehensive care to women of all ages with a focus on female pelvic health.
Having completed a 3-year fellowship in Urogynecology at Cleveland Clinic in Florida, Dr. Karp has expertise in caring for women with pelvic floor problems including pelvic organ prolapse, urinary and bowel incontinence, postpartum pelvic issues, menopausal problems, voiding difficulties, defecatory and sexual dysfunction, and vaginal fistula to the surrounding pelvic organs. She has a full set of complementary skills to offer a range of non-surgical and minimally invasive surgical options to patients.
She provides personalized, compassionate, and comprehensive care to patients with an emphasis on patient education and understanding pelvic health as it relates to childbirth and aging. She has a particular interest in childbirth related pelvic floor problems and has previously developed and overseen a Pelvic Health after Pregnancy Program in Atlanta, Georgia. She has been instrumental in developing surgical programs focused on surgical training and education in Gynecologic Robotic surgery.
Dr. Karp graduated from Dartmouth College cum laude and then earned her medical degree at The University of Chicago where she also did her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency training. She then underwent a 3-year fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery/ Urogynecology at Cleveland Clinic in Florida.
She has authored over 25 peer-reviewed publications and has performed basic science and clinical research at several prestigious universities as well as the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. She is also the recipient of multiple awards for teaching and research including Excellence in Teaching Gynecologic Surgery at Emory University, and Best Urogynecologic Surgical Video and the Kurt Semm Award for Excellence in Laparoscopy from the Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), and Best Abstract for Clinical Research in Urogynecology from the International Urogynecology Association (IUGA). She has had a multitude of leadership positions within IUGA focusing on the dissemination of awareness and education in pelvic floor problems in women internationally. She has received numerous patient satisfaction awards from Press-Ganey and American Registry, Vitals.
Dr. Karp has a passion for travel and service. She has traveled to Guatemala on an annual basis to provide gynecologic surgical care to women in need, and has provided gynecologic teaching, medical, and surgical care to women all over Africa including in Ghana, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Mozambique.
Dr. Felicia L. Rhaney, a native of Augusta, Georgia, graduated Cum Laude from Spelman College in three years with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics/Pre-Medicine and Computer Science while consistently making the Dean's List every semester. She graduated from Meharry Medical College with a Doctorate in Medicine with High Honors. She was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, an honor bestowed upon no more that the top 10% of physicians in the United States. She completed residency in Obstretics and Gynecology at the Medical Center of Central Georgia and a fellowship in Urogynecology, Radical and Reconstructive Female Pelvic Surgery at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.
She is board-certified in both Obstretrics and Gynecology and Urogynecology, joining only a small subset of physicians in Atlanta with those credentials who are considered a premiere group of surgeons for women. Dr. Rhaney is a well-trained robotic surgeon, having performed over 600 cases. Her research is published in some the medicine's top journals.
Dr. Rhaney is currently in practice at Wellstar Urogynecology.