Dr. Allan Adajar, MD has dedicated a substantial portion of his training towards mastering advanced surgical techniques. Prior to his residency training in OB/GYN in Chicago, IL, he completed two years of training in General Surgery. He went on to do a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at one of the top institutions in the country, The Methodist Hospital of Houston, Texas. He is a fellow of both the American college of Surgeons and the American College of OB/GYN.
After being an employed as a generalist in the Chicagoland area for several years, he left employment in 2015, to start his own practice, focusing on office gynecology and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.
After only 10 months in private practice, Dr. Adajar obtained the esteemed designation as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery.
Dr. Adajar is a pioneer in mini-laparoscopic techniques, having multiple publications and presentations shown throughout the country.
He serves as a surgical consultant for both Stryker Endoscopy and Teleflex Inc. His pursuit to perform the painless hysterectomy, with the least amount of scarring, at a significantly reduced cost, serves as the foundation of his evolving technique.
Education & Training
Methodist HospitalFellowship, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic and Robotic Surgery , 2010 - 2011
Saint Francis HospitalResidency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2006 - 2009
University of Illinois Metropolitan Group HospitalsResidency, General Surgery, 2005 - 2006
New York Medical CollegeInternship, General Surgery, 2004 - 2005
University of Santo TomasClass of 2002
Santa Clara UniversityB.S., Biology, 1994 - 1998
Certifications & Licensure
FL State Medical License2019 - 2022
CA State Medical License2018 - 2022
TX State Medical License2010 - 2022
IL State Medical License2005 - 2023
American Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology
Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology Designee
Awards, Honors, & Recognition
Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG) DesigneeAAGL & Surgical Review Committee (SRC)
Best Surgical Video 2015Hologic’s 4th Annual Great Debate: The Oscars of AAGL Surgical Technique: Best Surgical Video 2015 Category: Surgical Technique: Old Dog New Trick, 2015
“Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures” AwardAmerican Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL), 2009
People's Choice Award for poster presentationCentral Association of OB /Gyn, 2009
Clinical Case Presentation First Place AwardUniversity of Santo Tomas, Manila Philippines, 2002
Best Surgical VideoHologic's 4 Annual Great Debate: The Oscars of AAGL, 2015
People's Choice Award (Poster Presentation)CAOG, 2015
CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures AwardAmerican Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL), 2009
Clinical Case Presentation First Place AwardUniversity of Santo Tomas, 2002