Name: Rafael F. Valle, MD

Affiliation: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Chapters Contributed: Operative Hysteroscopy Hysteroscopy, Contact Hysteroscopy, and Microhysteroscopy Hysteroscopy and Infertility Role of Sonography and Hysterosonography In Operative Endoscopy Hysteroscopic Sterilization With the ESSURE System

General Biographical Description: MD from the Central University of Madrid 1965. Internship, Mount Sinai Hospital of Minneapolis, MN 1866-67. General Surgery Residency Mount Sinai Hospital, Minneapolis, MN 1967-69. Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, University of Minnesota Hospitals, 1969-72. Profesor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Special Interests: Gynecologic surgery and gynecologic endoscopy, hysteroscopy and laparaoscopy, reproductive surgery, infertility, treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding and fibroid tumors, new methods of female sterilization.

Contact Address: 880 N. Lake Shore Dr. Suite 20-C. Chicago, Illinois 60611
Email: r-valle@northwestern.edu