Dr. Lisa Mary Allen MD
Dr. Allen obtained her MD from the University of Western Ontario, London. She completed a fellowship at the Women’s College Hospital, which was directed to developing surgical skills in pelvic floor surgery, laparoscopic urogynecologic surgery, and laser endometriosis surgery. On completing her fellowship, she joined the Section of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Dr. Allen is currently the Head of the Section of Pediatric & Gynecology at the Hospital for Sick Children. She is a Minimally Invasive Surgeon in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at both Mt. Sinai and Women’s College Hospital
She has a primary appointment as Professor in the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics at the University of Toronto.
She is a Past President of the North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and past Co-Chair of CANPAGO, the pediatric gynecology subspecialty committee of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Her current other positions include Gynecology Clinical Lead, Access to Care for CCO, Benign Gynecology Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Lead, University of Toronto, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Chair, Promotions Committee, University of Toronto, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
1. I do not have an affiliation (financial or otherwise) with a pharmaceutical, medical device or communications organization.
2. I do intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. "off-label" use of medication).