Katherine Husk, M.D.

Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Personal Statement

As a urogynecologist, I have the opportunity and privilege to care for women with pelvic floor disorders, which involves experiences and conditions often stigmatized in our society. I enjoy building long-lasting relationships with my patients, to partner in offering evidence-based care that can positively impact quality of life. 

Biographical Info

Dr. Katherine Husk is a board-certified urogynecologist, specializing in the care of women with pelvic floor disorders, including care for conditions such as pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence/accidental bowel leakage, bladder pain, pelvic pain, and urinary and bowel dysfunction. She provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for these conditions, including non-surgical management, office-based procedures, and a range of surgical approaches including robotic, abdominal, and vaginal with both native-tissue and mesh augmented surgeries.

 

Dr. Husk has a particular interest in medical education and completed a Master of Education in the Health Professions program which included a focused track in education research. She has significant experience with curriculum development, accreditation, evaluation, feedback, and assessment, and didactic education. She has also held roles with an education focus at both institutional and national levels. Her primary areas of interest for clinical research include patient experience and knowledge, patient counseling, patient outcomes, and medical education research, involving research related to the education of medical students, residents, and fellows.

 

She completed her undergraduate education at Brown University (Providence, RI), medical school at New York University School of Medicine (New York, NY), Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Thomas Jefferson University (Philadelphia, PA), and Urogynecology fellowship at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC). She additionally completed a Master of Education in the Health Professions through Johns Hopkins University. She is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Urogynecology. Dr. Husk joined Weill Cornell Medicine in 2023 as an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Prior to joining Weill Cornell Medicine, Dr. Husk worked in the division of Urogynecology at Albany Medical Center.

Board Certifications
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery)
Clinical Expertise
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Cystocele
Rectocele
Vaginal Vault Prolapse
Uterine Prolapse
Small Bowel Prolapse (Enterocele)
Overactive Bladder
Urinary Incontinence
Fecal Incontinence
Robotic Surgery
Gynecological Surgery
Urodynamics
Cystoscopy
Hysterectomy
Urethral Bulking
Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection
Bladder Dysfunction
Bladder Pain
Female Pelvic Pain
Urethral Diverticulum
Fistula, Female Genitourinary
Vaginal Cyst
Education 
  • M.E.H.P.
    The Johns Hopkins University
    2022
  • M.D.
    New York University School of Medicine
    2012
  • B.S.
    Brown University
    2007
Appointments 
  • Assistant Attending Obstetrician and Gynecologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Videos

Delivering Urogynecologic Care | Weill Cornell Medicine

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