Division Publications


  • Yunker A, Steege J.
    Practical guide to laparoscopic pain mapping.
    Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2010;17:8-11.


  • Steege, JS

    Pelvic pain phenotyping: the key to progress.
    Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Feb;113(2 Pt 1):258-9.

  • Steege, John F.; Zolnoun, Denniz A.
    Evaluation and Treatment of Dyspareunia
    Obstetrics & Gynecology . 113(5):1124-1136, May 2009.


  • Rohl J, Kjerulff K, Langenberg P, Steege J.
    Bilateral oophorectomy and depressive symptoms 12 months after hysterectomy.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Mar 21 (epub ahead of print)
  • Steege JF
    Persistent or Chronic Pelvic Pain. In TeLinde’s Operative Gynecology.
    Ed. By JA Rock and HW Jones III, Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, 2008
  • Steege JF.
    Chronic Pelvic Pain.
    In: Baronowski AP, et al :Urogenital Pain in Clinical Practice, 2008
  • Zolnoun D, Park EM,Moore CG, Liebert CA, TTU FF, As-Sanie S.
    Somatization and psychological distress among women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome.
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2008 Oct;103(1):38-43. Epub 2008 Jul 16
  • Zolnoun DA, Rohl J, Moore CG, Perinetti-Liebert C, Lamvu GM, Maixner W.
    Overlap between orofacial pain and vulvar vestibulitis syndrome.
    Clin J Pain 2008 Mar-Apr;24(3):187-91.


  • Meltzer-Brody S, Leserman J, Zolnoun D, Steege J, Green E, Teich A.
    Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder in women with chronic pelvic pain.
    Obstet Gynecol 2007Apr;109(4):902-8.
Family Planning

Providing a full range of family planning services including all aspects of contraceptive and pregnancy options from experts in reproductive health care for women.

General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Provides general obstetric and gynecologic services including full screening and preventative care for women across their lifespan - adolescence, pregnancy, the reproductive years, as well as menopause and the older woman.

Gynecologic Oncology

The care of women with pre-invasive (benign and in-situ) and invasive (malignant) gynecologic cancers.

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Obstetrical care for women with pregnancies that are complicated by maternal disease, such as diabetes or hypertension, or any problem with the fetus, such as congenital abnormalities.


Provides wide range of services including first gynecological exams, obstetrical care, labor and delivery, contraception, perimenopause and women's preventative health care.

UNC Fertility

Care for the evaluation and treatment of disorders relating to fertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, menopause, and reproductive endocrine abnormalities such as androgen excess and hormone deficiency syndromes.

UNC Horizons Program

UNC Horizons is a substance abuse treatment program for pregnant and/or parenting women and their children, including those whose lives have been touched by abuse and violence.

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

Provides expertise in the evaluation and treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction, including urinary tract, vaginal and colorectal dysfunction, pelvic organ prolapse, and complex benign conditions involving the pelvic organs and musculature, including fistulas and congenital anomalies.

Women's Specialty Service

Our mission in the Women’s Specialty Service is to provide the highest quality ambulatory care to women of all backgrounds. This care includes primary and preventative care as well as OB-GYN specific care. We strive to provide accessible, evidence-based, patient-centered care to the women and families of North Carolina.

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Performs gynecologic surgeries for benign disease (non-cancerous), with advanced expertise in operative laparoscopy, including robotic assisted gynecologic laparoscopy.