Anam Khaja, MD


Boston Children's HospitalFellowshipPediatric & Adolescent Gynecology2022
University of Oklahoma at TulsaResidencyObstetrics & Gynecology2020
University of Miami School of MedicineMedical SchoolDoctor of Medicine2016
University of Central FloridaBachelorsBachelor of Science in Molecular and Microbiology, University Honors, Cum Laude2011


My philosophy of care is making sure that my patients and their families are counseled and educated about their bodies so that we can engage in shared decision making to come up with the best possible management plan. 

Clinical Interests: menstrual disorders, endometriosis, congenital anomalies of the reproductive tract, vulvovaginal disorders, adnexal masses, primary ovarian insufficiency, disorders of sexual development 

Research Interests: contraception, endometriosis, congenital anomalies of the reproductive tract 


Organization NameRole
North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent GynecologyMember (2018-Present)
The American College of Obstetricians and GynecologistsMember (2016-Present)

Selected Publications

Cipres DT, Khaja A, Shim J, Grimstad FW. A 13-Year-Old Girl with Primary Amenorrhea. NEJM Evid. 2022 March 22; 1 (4).

Khaja A, Frazier L, Weil BR, Weldon CB, Laufer MR, Shim J. Interdisciplinary Management of Malignant Ovarian Tumors in the Pediatric and Adolescent Age Group. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Oct; S1083-3199(21)00324-7.

Khaja A, Shim JY, Laufer MR. Benign Uterine Neoplasm as a Cause of Prepubertal Bleeding. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 July; S1083-3188(21)00249-7.

Khaja A, DeSilva N. The Female Adolescent Breast: Disorders of Development. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Oct; 31(5):293-297.

Zanelotti A, Barnes A, Khaja A. Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections. Handbook of Gynecology. 1st ed. Springer.

Naser SA, Arce M, Khaja A, Fernandez M, Naser N, Elwasila S, Thanigachalam S. Role of ATG16L, NOD2 and IL23R in Crohn's disease pathogenesis. World J Gastroenterol. 2012 Feb 7;18(5):412-24.

Awards & Honors

2019 - Administrative Chief Resident University of Oklahoma Tulsa

2019 - Outstanding OBGYN Resident Research Award University of Oklahoma Tulsa

2018 - Scholarship Recipient- Funding to attend Society for Family Planning Conference Ryan Program

2018 - 3rd Place ACOG JFIT Fixer Upper Project