Dr. Wallach has clinical interests in urogynecology and pelvic reconstruction. Her research activities focus on the effects of pelvic organ prolapse and female urinary incontinence on female sexual function, and the effect of anal sphincter injuries during childbirth. She is also working on Tarlov cyst.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
M.D., Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, 1995
S.B., Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1991
New York University , New York City, New York, 1995-1999
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, University of California Irvine, Long Beach, California, 2002
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2004
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Urogynecology Society
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health
Honors and Awards
NYU Clinical Investigative Research Paper Award, 1998
AMA/Glaxo Achievement Award, 1993
Select Recent Publications
Wallach SJ, Ostergard DR. Pelvic Anatomy. In: D'Ancona CAL, Netto NR (eds.). Clinical Applications in Urodynamics, Brazil: Atheneu, 125-138, 2001.
Webb M. Mayo Clinic Manual of Pelvic Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2000. In: International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 12:412, 2001.
Lentz GM. Urogynecology. London: Arnold 2000. In: International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 12:147, 2001.
Luesley DM, Barrasso R. Cancer and Pre-Cancer of the Cervix. London: Chapman and Hall Medical 1998. In: International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 11:267, 2000.
Smilen SW, Saini J, Wallach SJ, Porges RF. The risk of cystocele following sacrospinous ligament fixation. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 179:1465-72, 1998.
Hai CM, Watson C, Wallach SJ, Reyes V, Kim E, Xu J. Effects of substrate and inhibition of oxidative metabolism on contraction and myosin phosphorylation in ASM. American Journal of Physiology, 264:553-9, 1993.