Qualifications and Background

Heather Irobunda is a board certified obstetrician-gynecologist currently practicing at NYC Health and Hospitals. She offers over eight years of experience in the medical field. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in 2004, followed by a Post Baccalaureate Program at the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She went on to complete her Doctorate of Medicine from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, at Yeshiva University in 2011.

Heather went on to complete her Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the National Capital Consortium, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and joined the Guthrie Ambulatory Care Center as an Attending Physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Fort Drum, NY helping soldiers, spouses and veterans. Here, she focused on making sure military women had access to high-quality women’s health care during their service.  

She is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and licensed by the New York State Board of Medicine, and completed military training in Army Officer Basic Leadership, and Combat Casualty Care. Heather is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has also completed two years of medical research, with a primary focus on sexual health.

As of August 2020, Heather is serving as the Medical Director for We Are Robyn, a service to connect new parents with specialists to find support for their unique parenthood journeys.

Heather has won a number of awards, most notably the Best Case Report Award by Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in 2013. She has invested her time in teaching and leadership programs, serving as the as Academics Chief Resident at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, followed by her time as the Clinical Instructor in the Physician Assistant program at LeMoyne University. Heather is looking forward to sharing all she has learned with her online community in order to improve access to reliable, relatable healthcare information for women. 

See her detailed qualifications and resume below!