Meet Our Doctors

The team of professionals at Gynecology and Obstetrics Associates are highly trained and skilled in obstetrics and gynecology. Our physicians are board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and are fellows in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. We are committed to high quality and convenient services to support you through all the cycles in your life.

Jana Bures-Forsthoefel, MD

Dr Jana Bures-Forsthoefel has been practicing in our community for 25+ years and is now delivering the next generation.  Babies she once delivered are now moms.

Dr Jana Bures-Forsthoefel is dedicated to providing the best medicine to all women.  Many of her civic organizations require her to donate her time and surgical abilities.

Dr Jana Bures-Forsthoefel keeps up with the newest advancements in surgery and is the first female ob/gyn trained in the da Vinci  Robot in the community.  This enables her to bring the most current technology and treatments to her patients.

Board Certified in Gynecology and Obstetrics

Education and Training:

Residency
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Emory University Grady Hospital & affiliate
Atlanta, Georgia

Doctorate of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, Kentucky

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (BS)
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky

Shawn Ramsey, DO

Gynecology & Obstetrics Associates is pleased to welcome our newest partner, Dr. Shawn Ramsey, D.O.

Dr. Shawn Ramsey specializes in minimally invasive surgery, female pelvic reconstructive surgery and aesthetic procedures. He is certified in the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System and trains other physicians in its use. Known as the Father of the da Vinci system, Dr. Ramsey performed the first robotic hysterectomy in the Big Bend area in August, 2007. Medical advancements in surgery, changes what used to be a 3 day hospital stay, into a 23 hour outpatient observation. This means less cost for the patient and quicker recovery time-back to work in as little as 7 days! Ask if you are a candidate.

Dr. Ramsey not only graduated in the top 10% of his class, he also served as Chief Resident in his third and fourth year of residency.

Board Certified in Gynecology and Obstetrics

Education and Training:

Residency
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Henry Ford Health System
Michigan

Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Erie, Pennsylvania

US Army
Certified Medical Laboratory Specialist
San Antonio, TX

Dorothy D. White, MD
Dorothy D. White, MD Gynecology and Obstetrics Associates is please to welcome our newest physician, Dr. Dorothy White.  Dr White grew up in Gainesville and we are excited for her to return to Florida.

Dr. White graduated from the University of Flroida, and completed her residency at Mercer University, School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia.  She served as Chief Administrative Resident and also earned the Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award in 2011.  She is one of the few women performing gynecological procedures using the Da Vinici Robotic System in the Region.

Dr. White is committed to providing exceptional personal care throughout pregnancy as well as overall womens health. 

 Board Eligible

Education and Training:

Residency
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mercer University, School of Medicine
Macon, Georgia

Doctorate of Medicine
American University of the Caribbean, School of Medicine
St. Maarten, N.A.

Bachelor of Science
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida