University of Nebraska Medical Center

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Contact Information for the Department


983255 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-3255

Phone numbers:

Academic Offices: 402-559-4405

Olson Center for Women's Health appointments/questions: 402-559-4500

Gynecologic Oncology clinic appointments/questions: 402-559-5600

Access the Dept. of OB-GYN Intranet (faculty, residents, staff, and students)

Committed to Innovation

Our mission is to improve the health of Nebraska through premier educational programs, innovative research, patient-centered medical care, and outreach to the community and the region. We remain dedicated to serving underserved populations in our varied clinical programs.

Department Chair: Carl V. Smith, MD

Dr. Smith serves as chairperson of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Olson Professor, and president of the Olson Advisory Committee.

Carl V. Smith, MD, department chair

Clinical Locations

Our faculty, residents, and medical students provide health care for women through our clinical partner Nebraska Medicine.

Patient receives an ultrasound at the Olson Center for Women's Health

Medical Education Programs

Learn about the components of our educational programs such as the curriculum, clinical rotations, and medical simulations.

Our Faculty

Our faculty work to educate the next generation of health care professionals and to make discoveries that will change patients' lives. Learn more about our faculty.

Faculty instructing the residents during a simulation


The department has three research components: clinical, academic, and the Nebraska Center for Women's Health Research. Our newest researcher is Lynda K. Harris, PhD, who joined the academic research team in September 2022. Learn more about her research interests by visiting her faculty page.

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