Board Eligible Obstetrician Gynecologist, specializing in Gynecology
We could not be more delighted to welcome Dr. Sisto, a kindred spirit, to our practice! She will start caring for patients at VTGyn on July 23, 2018.
Dr. Sisto hails from California and is excited to be transplanting to Vermont. Prior to this adventure, she has lived all around the country and the world completing her education.
She received her BA in Neuroscience from Pitzer College, followed by her Masters degree in Biological Science at Drexel University. She completed her medical training at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio, during which she spent a year abroad in Central America devoted to maternal health education. She then returned to California for her Ob/Gyn residency at the University of California Irvine.
Most recently, Dr. Sisto completed a two-year minimally invasive gynecology surgery fellowship in Las Vegas, Nevada through the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) where she focused on advanced laparoscopic and robotic procedures. Dr. Sisto believes that all patients should have access to the most current and least invasive surgical techniques and procedures. Her training has equipped her with significant expertise in laparoscopic and da Vinci robotic-assisted hysterectomies, myomectomies, advanced surgical treatment of endometriosis, and other pelvic surgeries such as prolapse and incontinence procedures.
In the office, Dr. Sisto’s areas of special interest include: endometriosis, menstrual dysfunction, fibroids, chronic pelvic pain, bladder pain, basic infertility evaluation and treatment, prolapse, infertility, and other vaginal and gynecologic concerns.
Dr. Sisto has received numerous honors and awards recognizing her exceptional surgical skills, leadership and dedication to women’s health, humanism, and excellence in teaching. An enthusiastic and dedicated teacher, and a lifelong learner, Dr. Sisto has also published research related to minimally invasive surgical techniques, vulvar pain, and female genitourinary syndrome of menopause.
Dr. Sisto is Board Eligible in Ob/Gyn and is a member of AAGL and ACOG. She has always considered women’s health care her priority, with a focus on under-served communities and global health. She is fluent in medical Spanish.
When not working, Dr. Sisto enjoys camping, scuba diving, and embroidery.