Dr. Behera is board certified in both OB/GYN and Reproductive Endocrinology and Fertility. Prior to coming to the Valley, she was Assistant Professor at Duke University (ranked the 4th best Gynecology department in the US at the time) and Clinical Director of the Center for Fibroid Biology and Therapy.
Dr. Behera established herself as a leader in her field with a number of published research papers and international presentations on in-vitro fertilization, non-invasive treatment of fibroids, fertility preservation therapies, and advanced robotic surgery. She maintains her academic interests by teaching, conducting clinical research, and instructing Reproductive Medicine and Minimally Invasive Surgery courses and training programs across the country. She is currently adjunct faculty at both, Duke University and the University of Arizona.
Dr. Behera has hosted and made regular appearances on national television programs, including “Dr. Oz” and “The Doctors”, explaining the latest and most effective advances in the treatment of infertility, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, PCOS, and recurrent miscarriage. Locally, she was named a Phoenix Magazine Top Doc for 2014, and has been extensively featured on local news and medical information television shows.
Dr. Behera is the first reproductive surgeon to perform robotic tubal reversal surgery in the Phoenix area. She is an exceptional surgeon, and is part of the Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Surgery at Scottsdale Healthcare.
Despite her credentials, Dr. Behera maintains her personable and compassionate demeanor through her dedicated patient care. With four children of her own, she understands the wonder of parenthood, and relentlessly strives to share it with her patients.