Laila A. Al Marayati, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
SchoolKeck School of Medicine of Usc
AddressIRD 220 2020 Zonal Ave
Off Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
Phone+1 323 226 3448
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    Title(s)Division Chief, Generalist Division

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    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Ob-Gyn Residency 2015Golden Apple Teaching Award
    Program for Torture Victims2014Volunteer of the Year Award
    LAC+USC, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology2013Faculty Teaching Award
    Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County2011Judith Zitter Clinical Leadership Star Award
    Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO)- LAC+USC, Dept. of Ob Gyn2009Excellence in Teaching Award
    Los Angeles City Council - Los Angeles, California2004Certificate of Commendation
    California State University at Northridge2004Phenomenal Woman Award
    UN Association-USA1999World Citizen Award
    University of California, Los Angeles1984Cum Laude

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    Laila Al-Marayati, MD received her BS in Psychobiology from UCLA and her MD from UC Irvine. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at LA County-USC. She is Board Certified in her specialty and is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Al-Marayati is the Medical Director of Women’s Health at the Eisner Pediatric & Family Medical Center in downtown Los Angeles where she currently oversees a large outpatient and hospitalist practice that includes physicians and midwives.

    As an Assistant Clinical Professor at the USC Keck School of Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Al-Marayati focuses mainly on teaching advanced gynecologic surgery to the residents. She also has expertise in caring for women who have undergone any form of female genital cutting (also known as FGM), working in collaboration with local organizations like the Program for Torture Victims to meet their needs.

    Dr. Al-Marayati is particularly interested in global health, having participated in several medical missions serving refugees in Europe, indigent populations in Latin America and others in the Middle East. She is the chair of KinderUSA, a non-profit humanitarian organization that provides health, education and other forms of assistance to Palestinian children and their families living in the West Bank, Gaza, and refugee camps in Lebanon.