Dr. Sima Bina had such a long-standing passion for women’s health, surgical procedures, and low/high risk pregnancies, that she pursued a medical degree in obstetrics and gynecology. During her residency at Cooper University Hospital, Dr. Bina perfected her skills in patient care and surgical procedures. Dr. Bina’s mentoring skills and interest in teaching her fellow residents and medical students led to her becoming the chief educational resident during her training. Following residency, Dr. Bina received the highly competitive Felix Rutledge Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Her extensive inpatient and outpatient exposure to radical surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy during this program expanded her knowledge and experience in state-of-the-art gynecologic oncology treatments.
Dr. Bina’s passion for life and care for humanity as a physician is reflected in her personal life. Family has always been the bedrock of her life and is where she seeks support and comfort. She and her husband enjoy the wonderful beauties of nature, traveling, and learning about other cultures. Since their move to the beautiful state of Virginia, the pleasures of exploring the outdoors and learning about southern culture and hospitality have become central to their young, happy marriage.
DESIGNATIONS, AFFILIATIONS AND AWARDS
Dr. Bina received the Resident of the Year Award in minimally invasive gynecological surgery, which was awarded by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL). Her research in applications of robotics in gynecologic surgery received the Camden’s Scholar Award. Dr. Bina also received the highly competitive Felix Rutledge Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Dr. Bina received her bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in neurosciences from the University of Texas at Dallas. After earning her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, she went on to complete her residency at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. Dr. Bina also received the highly competitive Felix Rutledge Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center.