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Meet our Team

Renee M. Bender, DO, FACOG
Obstetrics/Gynecology

BenderDr. Bender completed her undergraduate training at Juniata College, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania and received her medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her residency at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Bender is a Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Obstetrics and Gynecology and is Board Certified by the American Collge of Osteopathic Obstetrics and Gynecology. Her special areas of expertise are Obstetrics and Gynecology, with special interests in infertility, adolescent gynecology and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Bender was named a Main Line Top Doctor in 2011.


William F. Brazerol, MD, FACOG
Obstetrics/Gynecology

BrazerolDr. Brazerol completed his undergraduate training at Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio and received his medical degree from Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio. He completed his residency training at the Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Brazerol is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He started Associates for Womens Medicine in 2005, and serves as Medical Director. His Special areas of expertise are Obstetrics and Gynecology, with special interest in high-risk obstetrics, adolescent gynecology, infertility, care of perimenopausal women,. His areas of surgical expertise are Laprascopic,procedures and procedures for vaginal prolapse and urogynecology. Dr. Brazerol was selected as a Top Doctor in December 2007 and 2009 by Main Line Today magazine as "one of the Main Line's best and brightest."


Christina E. Ellis, MD, FACOG
Gynecology

EllisDr. Ellis' special area of expertise is in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery including DaVinci robotic assisted surgery for: hysterectomy, removal of uterine fibroids, removal of ovarian cysts and resection of endometriosis. She has a special interest in the medical and surgical management of uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts and endometriosis and in the care of perimenopausal women.

Dr. Ellis completed her undergraduate education at Temple University, her medical education at Thomas Jefferson University and her residency in Ob/Gyn at Lankenau Hospital. She is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She has received the Resident Teaching Award from Pennsylvania Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Ellis is married to Dr. Andrew Sitkoff, an internal medicine physician, also on staff at The Chester County Hospital. They are the proud parents of 2 children, 2 dogs and 2 cats.


Corazon Gemil, MD, FACOG, FACS
Gynecology

GemilDr. Gemil received the degree of Doctor of Medicine, cum laude from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines. She completed her internship at The Chester County Hospital and her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Philadelphia. She is Board Certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She holds a licensure in Medical Acupuncture. Dr. Gemil was former Chief of The Chester County Hospital medical staff and was a Board member of the Chester County Board of Health. She has been a recipient of Women of Achievement Award on health issues given by the March of Dimes. Dr. Gemil has been selected to receive the "Patients Choice Award" in both 2009 and 2010.

Her special areas of expertise are minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic, robotic and vaginal procedures to address pelvic floor reconstruction for prolapse and dysfunction, pelvic pain and abnormal bleeding due to endometriosis, uterine fibroids and benign ovarian tumors.


Eduardo Mercurio, MD, FACOG
Obstetrics/Gynecology

MercurioDr. Mercurio completed his undergraduate training at Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts. He received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. He completed his residency at Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Pennsylvania. Dr. Mercurio is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His special areas of interest are Obstetrics and Gynecology, minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery, and treatment of urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. Dr. Mercurio was named a Main Line Top Doctor in 2010.

Last Updated: 1/24/2014