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Dr. Gregory Root
Ardmore Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Dr. Gregory Root
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gregory Root, DO
Dr. Gregory Root of Southern Oklahoma Women's Health is an OB/GYN serving the Ardmore, OK and Southern Oklahoma area. Dr. Root conducts a variety of medical testing and other diagnostic procedures to that detect problems early. Early detection is key in helping women live longer, healthier lives. He provides STD testing, pap smears, and breast cancer screening, while also performing many gynecological surgeries. Helping couples who are battling infertility by providing information on the best times to conceive as well as education on the most up-to-date, medically proven infertility treatment options is one of his many passions. Dr. Root has a very strong educational background, which began when he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nutritional Sciences from Oklahoma State University. He then went on to receive his doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Oklahoma State University Center for Health sciences’ College of Osteopathic Medicine. Upon graduation of medical school, Dr. Root completed a highly competitive academically focused Medical residency in obstetrics and gynecology from the Mercy/Oklahoma State University Medical Center and St. Francis Hospital. During this residency training, he was recognized as a superior physician receiving awards in outstanding medical research and leadership. Dr. Root has been extensively trained in minimally invasive surgery, high-risk pregnancy, reproductive endocrinology, and advanced urogynecology treatment.
It’s easy for patients to quickly recognize that Dr. Root gets to the core of women's health. He goes above and beyond to ensure women are feeling like their health care needs are being met. With a strong desire to serve his patient's, which he exudes respect and compassion each time a woman walks into his office. Making women feel comfortable is something he prides himself on, whether that means re-explaining a procedure, or providing the patient with addition information to make an informed decision about her health care. Dr. Root wants women to be confident in her choice to undergo a procedure as well as his skill as a knowledgeable OB-GYN surgeon. In addition to traditional medical treatments, Dr. Root is also trained and greatly skilled in many different laser technologies of cosmetic medicine. He is currently an active member of the American Society of laser medicine and surgery. It is no secret that Dr. Root enjoys what he does greatly. Many patients express great appreciation that he takes the extra time to ensure excellence because he realizes the importance of a patient-focused practice.