University Ob/Gyn Associates

Ambulatory Care

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The range of Obstetrics and Gynecological Services you need: the Personalized attention you deserve. Your UOA provider and supporting staff meets all of your reproductive health care needs including:

  • well woman exams
  • general obstetrics
  • high risk obstetrics
  • general gynecology
  • gynecology oncology
  • female pelvic reconstructive surgery
  • family planning services
  • ultrasound services
  • colposcopy services
  • nutritional services
  • social services
  • phebotomy services
  • WIC services / referrals
  • male partner services

We are located at Ambulatory Care Center, a private practice environment located adjacent to the University Hospital, University Ob/Gyn Associates (UOA) Doctors Office Center, Level C, 140 Bergen Street, Newark NJ 07103, Level C.

For appointments call 973-972-2700.


The Doctors:

OB/GYN Associates

"The University Women's Health Center"

The range of obstetric and gynecological service you need...the personalized attention you deserve: University OB/GYN Associates (UOA) meets all of your reproductive healthcare needs. Your UOA provider and supporting staff attentively provide the full spectrum of general and specialty obstetrical and gynecological care and treatment services you (and your unborn baby) need to stay healthy, including annual pelvic exams, family planning, colposcopy, urogynecology, high-risk obstetrical services, amniocentesis, OB/GYN ultrasounds and gynecological oncology. When additional specialized testing is required, your UOA provider will refer you to professionals capable of providing that expertise, right here at University Hospital.

Providing a well-rounded care plan, given by a patient care team. UOA provides our patients with a complete package including social workers, case coordinators health educators and a nutritionist on-site and ready to answer your questions or offer advice during the course of your visit.


Private care you would expect at a physician's private office, expertise and resources you would expect from a University Hospital. UOA combines the personal attentions and individualized treatment you expect to receive at a physician's private office with the state-of-the art skills and equipment you know you'll find at the University Hospital. Our offices are conveniently located at the Ambulatory Care Center, a private-practice environment located adjacent to the University Hospital. All of our attending physicians are on the acadmic faculty of the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and the medical staff of the University Hospital. This keeps them up-to-date on the latest diagnoses and treatment options in touch with their specialists in a wide range of practice areas. At UOA, they are your personal physicians, specifically focusing on you and your unique healthcare needs.


Your time is precious. We have centered our office hours around your busy lifestyle. Lunchtime, after work and Saturday appointments are available for your convenience:

  • Monday
9am - 4pm
  • Tuesday
9am - 4pm
  • Wednesday
9am - 12pm (walk-ins accepted on this day only)
  • Thursday
9am - 4pm
  • Friday
9am - 4pm


To schedule an appointment, please call (973) 972-2700

We are located at:

University Hospital

Ambulatory Care Center

140 Bergen Street, Level C

Newark, NJ 07103-2405


Financial Information

Insurance: UOA accepts a wide and still expanding range of insurance plans. If you are in a participating HMO plan and you have already selected an OB/GYN provider, switching to UOA is as easy as calling your insurer and requesting the change.

Insurance Affiliations: Click Here to search by physician's name under the Department of Ob/Gyn

Financial Assistance: UOA offers many different financial assistance programs, please call the access center at (973) 972-9000 to determine which plan will best suit your needs.


Rutgers New Jersey Medical School,

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology
and Women's Health

Faculty by Specialty

General OB/GYN



Theodore Barrett Jr., MD
Brandi, Kristyn, MD
Damali Campbell, MD
Sofia Gabrilovich, MD
Linda Hipps, MD
David Howard, MD
Pierre Lespinasse, MD
Uchenna Nwobu, MD
Lisa Pompeo, MD
Natalie Roche, MD



  Jung Ki Park, MD

Maternal Fetal Medicine


Joseph Apuzzio, MD

Lisa Gittens-Williams, MD

Shauna Williams, MD


Gynecologic Oncology


Bernadette Cracchiolo, MD
Mark Einstein, MD
Noah Goldman, MD

Jenna Marcus, MD
Akiva Novetsky, MD




Bernadette Cracchiolo, MD
Mark Einstein, MD
Noah Goldman, MD
Linda Hipps, MD

Jenna Marcus, MD
Akiva Novetsky, MD
Lisa Pompeo, MD





Pierre Lespinasse, MD


University OB/GYN Associates

"The University Women's Health Center"



Serwaah-Gyamfi, Joy - Practice Manager

Robert Baker - Office Manager


  • Medical Billing Staff

Ethel Hill, Business Manager
Lucy Perez, Biller
Milagro 'Milly' Zilaya, Biller
Michael Diaz, Biller

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