Rocco Rossi

Rocco Rossi , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

University of Cincinnati, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 052
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0526
Phone 513-558-5731


Residency: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, , 2010 (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Medical Degree: University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine Cincinnati, Ohio, 2006

Master's Degree: Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio, 2002 (Bioethics)

Bachelor's Degree: John Carroll University University Heights, Ohio, 2001 (Chemistry and Biology)


American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Certification Date: 12-06-2013 ) - (Recertification Date: to 12-31-2022 )

Clinical Interests

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding


Adnexal Disease


Atrophic Vaginitis (Vaginal atrophy)

Bartholin's Cyst

Ectopic Pregnancy



Heavy Menstrual periods (Menorrhagia)


Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual bleeding)


Obstetric Labor

Ovarian Cancer

Pelvic Pain


Pregnancy and Childbirth

Uterine Polyps (Endometrial Polyps)


Obstetrics and Gynecology

Positions and Work Experience

2008 -2012 Attending Physician – Obstetrics and Gynecology, Practice included both private and hospital clinic populations. Established a charity gynecology clinic at Mercy Fairfield hospital. , Mercy Health, Cincinnati, OH

2012 - Associate Division Director of General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Practice includes providing gynecologic and obstetrical care for patients at health centers managed by Cincinnati Health Department. Providing delivery and surgical services at UC Health University Hospital. , University of Cincinnati and UC Health UC Physicians, Inc., Cincinnati, OH


Published Abstracts

Rossi, Rocco, MD; Aland, Kristen, MD; Kelly, Elizabeth, MD (2018. ) Direct Observation vs Video Review of Laparoscopic Gynecologic Cases and their Effect on Evaluation .[Abstract]Obstetrics & Gynecology, 132 ,57SCo-Author

Peer Reviewed Publications

Wolfe, Katherine B; Rossi, Rocco A; Warshak, Carri R (2011. ) The effect of maternal obesity on the rate of failed induction of labor.American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, , 205 (2 ) ,128.e1-7 More Information

Sax, Megan R; Hurley, Emily G; Rossi, Rocco A; Thakore, Suruchi; Hasija, Abhinav; Sroga-Rios, Julie (2021. ) Young Adult Males' Perspectives of Male Hormonal Contraception.Southern medical journal, , 114 (2 ) ,73-76 More Information

Kelly, Elizabeth A; Keller, Cara C; Sax, Megan R; Rossi, Rocco A (2020. ) Emergency department utilization of case-managed patients following benign gynecologic surgery.International journal of emergency medicine, , 13 (1 ) ,34 More Information

Book Chapter

Rossi, RA, Hillard, P. Rossi, RA, Hillard, P. The 5-Minute Obstetric and Gynecology Consult .Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


Poster Presentations

Keller, C. Rossi, R. Kelly, E. (2016. ) Case Management’s Effect on Emergency Department Utilization following Benign Gynecologic Surgery .CAOG 83rd Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. . Conference. . Level:National

Rossi, R., Kelly, E. Aland, K. (2018. ) Direct Observation vs. Video Review of Laparoscopic Gynecologic Cases and their Effect on Evaluation .APGO/CREOG Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD. . Conference. . Level:National

Henderson, J. Sidana, A. Rossi, R. , El-Zawahry, A. Mahdy, A. (2018. ) A Large Vesicovaginal Fistula and Stone Years After Missed Vaginal Metal Rod .Ohio Urological Society, Professional Meeting. . Level:State

Honors and Awards

2014 ACOG Teaching Award The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 052
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267-0526
Phone: 513-558-5731