A Woman’s Place At Sonoma Valley Hospital provides comprehensive health care and preventive screening services that address the special needs of women at every stage of life.
Services are conveniently located on the third floor of the hospital in a private and supportive environment, with easy access to other hospital services as needed. Patients may also schedule appointments with physicians in their offices in town.
A Woman’s Place provides a dedicated Patient Navigator who is available Monday through Friday to answer questions, help women identify needed services, schedule appointments and prepare for procedures.
- Gynecology Procedures
- Incontinence Procedures and Therapy
- Pelvic Health Physical Therapy
- Infertility Treatment
Women’s Health & Wellness
- Well Woman Exams
- Nutrition Counseling
- Breast Health Counseling
- Breast Procedures and Surgery
- Genetic testing For Breast Cancer Risk
- Fibroadenomas, Mastitis and Breast Infection treatment
Mammography and Diagnostic Imaging
- 3D Mammography (Tomosynthesis)
- Menopause and Perimenopause Management
- Vaginal Dryness and Painful Intercourse
- Hormonal Management
Pregnancy Planning & Fertility
- Contraception Management, Birth Control
- Fertility Management
- Prenatal Visits
Maternity, Birth & Newborn Care
- Maternity and Newborn Care
- Childbirth and New Mom Classes
- More information about Maternity Services
Alexis Alexandridis, MD
Breast & General Surgery
Dr. Alexis Alexandridis is a board-certified surgeon specializing in breast health and breast surgery, as well as endoscopy/colonoscopy and laparoscopic surgery. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and is a member of The American Society of Breast Surgeons. She provides a wide range of surgical services including lumpectomy, mastectomy, lymph node procedures, counseling and testing for genetic breast cancer syndromes, as well as treating benign breast disease like fibroadenomas, mastitis, and breast infections.
D. Paul Amara, MD
FACOG Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. D. Paul Amara is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist with special expertise in incontinence surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine and served his internship and residency at Stanford University Hospital. He holds a Certification in Obstetrics & Gynecology from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is fluent in Spanish.
Lizellen La Follette, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Lizellen La Follette, a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist, offers women comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care including both low- and high-risk obstetric services, well-woman exams, STD testing, birth control, menopause support, minimally invasive surgeries, and laser procedures such as MonaLisa Touch, Sculpsure, and Icon. Dr. La Follette received her medical degree at Case Western Reserve University. She is bilingual in French and speaks some Swedish, German, and Spanish.
Rebecca Levy-Gantt, DO
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Rebecca Levy-Gantt, a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist, offers special expertise in the areas of menopause, perimenopause and hormonal management, including Bioidentical and compounded hormone treatments, treatments for vaginal dryness and painful intercourse, and alternative treatments. She also cares for women seeking various forms of contraception and fertility management. She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and is a Certified Menopause Practitioner.
Geeta Malik, MD
Dr. Geeta Malik is a board-certified family medicine physician with special emphasis on women’s health and chronic disease management. She received her medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine, where she graduated with honors, and has been in practice for more than 20 years. A native Californian, Dr. Malik trained in nearby Martinez before completing a Women’s Health fellowship with the University of Tennessee. She is fluent in Spanish.
Angela Cuento Marian, PT, DPT
Pelvic Health Physical Therapy
Angela is a Sonoma Valley Hospital physical therapist with specialized training in pelvic health. She helps women improve bladder control and overall pelvic health by strengthening pelvic and core floor muscles through exercise and movement, and through lifestyle changes including diet. Angela holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from San Diego State University, and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine.
Sally Staples, RN
Sally Staples is a Registered Nurse who has worked in the women’s health field for more than 30 years. As Patient Navigator for A Woman’s Place, she helps women by coordinating their care. Call Sally if you have questions or need to schedule an appointment.
Call Sally at 707.935.5306 if you have questions or need to schedule an appointment.