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Aims & Scope


Journal of Gynecologic Surgery is the only journal providing an essential, peer-reviewed forum for clinical articles dealing with all aspects of operative gynecology. The Journal provides the most current research on cutting-edge techniques and advances in gynecologic surgery from world-renowned experts. A special topic of interest to gynecologic surgeons is covered in a section of each issue. The journal also has a focus on residents, fellows, and new practitioners in a section titled “Trainee’s Perspective.”

Journal of Gynecologic Surgery coverage includes:

  • Open gynecologic surgery
  • Vaginal surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Robotic surgery
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Pelvic Reconstructive surgery
  • Female urology
  • Surgery related to reproductive medicine
  • Gynecologic cancer surgery
  • Healthcare Economics related to Gynecologic Surgery

Journal of Gynecologic Surgery is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief Mitchel S. Hoffman, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Women’s health specialists and practitioners, gynecologists, and surgeons, among others

Indexed/Abstracted in:

  • PubMed Central
  • Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • EMBASE/Excerpta Medica
  • Scopus
The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.