Nishath Athar Ali, MD


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine residency Obstetrics & Gynecology 2006
Duke University Medical Center medical school Doctor of Medicine 2002

Personal Statement

Dr. Nishath (Nina) Ali is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in the division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology. Her professional society memberships include Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Texas Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Medical Association, The American Medical Association, The North American Menopause Society, and The Harris County Medical Society. Dr. Ali is also a Medical preceptor and mentor for medical students, serves on the Baylor College of Medicine Admissions Committee, and was named Assistant Residency Program Director in July 2010.

Dr. Ali's clinical focus is on management of menopausal transitions using a balance of nutrition, wellness, and hormone therapy. Her work with the Menopause Center emphasizes a comprehensive approach to women's health. In her efforts, she has been recognized as a certified menopause practitioner by the North American Menopause Society. Dr. Ali also has expertise in the management of fibroids, menstrual problems, ovarian cysts, and pelvic pain. She performs minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery and office hysteroscopy.


Organization Name Role
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists Fellow
American Medical Association Member
North American Menopause Society Member
Texas Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology Member
Texas Medical Association/Harris County Medical Society Member

Selected Publications

Menderes, Gulden, Haleh Sangi-Haghpeykar, Nina Ali. Chlorhexidine-Alcohol versus Povidone-Iodine for Surgical Site Antisepsis in Cesarean Deliveries. Obstetrics and Gynecology 2012 Nov 120 (5): 1037-1044).