Dr. Lauren Streicher

Dr. Streicher is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. Following an internship in Internal Medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, she completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center. She is currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University’s medical school, The Feinberg School of Medicine.

Considered a thought leader in her field, Dr. Streicher has appeared in numerous national and local media outlets discussing all aspects of women’s health. Dr. Streicher is a recurring guest on The Dr. Oz Show, ABC’s Windy City Live!, The Today Show, The Steve Harvey Show and The Meredith Vieira Show. She has also appeared on Nightline, Good Morning America, 20/20, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and ABC World News Tonight. Her blogs can be found on Doctoroz.com and EverydayHealth.com. In April 2014, she released a comprehensive sexual health book: Sex Rx: Hormones, Health and Your Best Sex Ever. Dr. Streicher has also published The Essential Guide to Hysterectomy, (2004 and 2013). Castle Connolly, US News and World Report, and Chicago Magazine have consistently recognized her as one of the “Top Doctors” in the United States and she was featured in an article in Chicago Magazine's Top Doc issue.

Her clinical interests include all aspects of women’s health but Dr. Streicher has a particular interest and expertise in menopause and sexual health. In addition to her interest in consumer health education, Dr. Streicher is considered an expert in the academic world. Dr. Streicher does research, publishes in the scientific literature, and devotes significant time to teaching residents and medical students. 

Dr. Streicher is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is a member of the Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc., the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health, the Scientific Network on Female Sexual Health and Cancer, and the Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopy.  She is also a Certified Menopause Practitioner of the North American Menopause Society.

Dr. Streicher’s personal website is: drstreicher.com

Follow her on Twitter@drstreicher 

Dr. Streicher’s Dr. Oz blog:  blog.doctoroz.com/author/lauren-streicher

Dr. Streicher’s Everyday Health blog:  everydayhealth.com/columns/lauren-streicher-midlife-menopause-and-beyond/author/lstreicher/