Associate Professor of Gynecologic Oncology
Division Director, Kelly Gynecologic Oncology Service
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Dr. Amanda Nickles Fader is associate professor in the department of gynecology and obstetrics, where she also serves as director of the Kelly Gynecologic Oncology Service and director of the minimally invasive surgery program.
Internationally recognized as a leading expert in high-risk endometrial cancers, Dr. Fader has particular expertise with the surgical and medical management of endometrial, ovarian, cervical and vulvar cancers, as well as treatment of women who are at high risk for a gynecologic malignancy.
With a special interest in caring for patients throughout the entire spectrum of oncologic care: from preventive oncology minimizing key risk factors that can lead to gynecologic cancer survivorship initiatives addressing all aspects of recovery, including emotional well-being and clinical follow-up, her research centers on minimally invasive surgical innovations in gynecologic oncology, clinical trials and innovative targeted biologic therapies, high-risk endometrial cancer, and the role of obesity in carcinogenesis.
She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia and completed a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the Cleveland Clinic.