Dr. Randolf A Birken MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Randolf Birken is an obstetrician-gynecologist in The Woodlands, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Houston Northwest Medical Center and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 27 doctors at Houston Northwest Medical Center and one of 15 at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: General Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Houston Northwest Medical Center

TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital

Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1976–1980

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Laparoscopic colposuspension using mesh reinforcement.
Birken, R. A., Leggett, P. L.

Cytokine production in whole blood cell cultures of patients undergoing therapy with biological response modifiers or 5-fluorouracil.
Elsässer-Beile, U., von Kleist, S., Lindenthal, A., Birken, R., Gallati, H., Mönting, J. S.

Peripheral blood progenitor cells mobilized by chemotherapy plus granulocyte-colony stimulating factor accelerate both neutrophil and platelet recovery after high-dose VP16, ifosfamide and cisplatin.
Brugger, W., Birken, R., Bertz, H., Hecht, T., Pressler, K., Frisch, J., Schulz, G., Mertelsmann, R., Kanz, L.

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