Oluwatosin Goje, MD, MSCR, FACOG
Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Phone: 440-315-3809
    E-mail: gojeo@ccf.org



Ahmadu Bello University

1993 – 2002


Medical University of South Carolina

2011 – 2013

Internal Medicine Internship

New York Medical College/Metropolitan Hospital

2005 – 2006

OBGYN Residency

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Medical School

2006 – 2010

Reproductive Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Medical University of South Carolina

2010 – 2013


Oluwatosin ( Tosin ) Goje, MD, MSCR, FACOG  is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and Staff in the Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. She leads the Gynecologic Infectious diseases and Vulvar and Vaginal Disorders Centers in the Institute of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health Institute.
Dr. Goje, an obstetrician gynecologist, is also a reproductive infectious diseases specialist and specializes in the evaluation, diagnostic testing and management of obstetric and gynecologic infectious diseases. She also directs the Vulvo-Vaginal Health Clinic. The clinic specializes in infectious and non-infectious disorders of the vulva and vagina. She has published and presented locally and nationally on infectious diseases in women.
She is on the American College of Obstetrician and Gynecologist (ACOG) committee on gynecologic practice, and also on the educational committee of the International Society for the Study of Vulvo-vaginal Diseases (ISSVD). She has published journal articles, book chapters and internet based educational resources for women on reproductive infectious disease topics. She is a contributor to physician online resources like First Consult, Clinical Decision Support – Obstetrics and Gynecology and Up-to-Date, on-line educational service for physicians.
Dr. Goje is actively involved in training and mentoring of medical students and residents, she has been invited as a content expert for infectious diseases topic by ACOG, serves as a consultant for obstetrics and gynecologic infections for the Women’s Health Institute of Cleveland Clinic.

She earned a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria. Completed an internship in Internal Medicine at New York Medical College-Metropolitan Hospital, New York, New York. Completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School in Newark, New Jersey. She completed a three year fellowship in Reproductive Infectious Diseases at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, and holds a Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR) from the Medical University of South Carolina.

Research Interest

  • Gynecologic Infectious diseases
  • Vulvar and Vaginal Disorders
  • Reproductive infectious diseases

Scientific Activities

Academic Appointments

2013 – Present

Assistant Professor of Surgery CCLCM of CWRU

Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health Institute

2010 – 2013

Clinical Instructor

Medical University of South Carolina

Membership in Professional Societies

Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology (IDSOG)

2014 – Present

International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Diseases (ISSVD)

2015 – Present

Women’s Professional Staff Association (WPSA)

2013 – Present

Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA)

2010 – Present

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist (ACOG)

2006 – Present

American Medical Association

2005 – Present

Charleston County Medical Society

2010 – 2013

South Carolina Infectious Disease Association

2010 – 2013

South Carolina Medical Association

2010 – 2013

Research Experience

Principal Investigator, Characterizing the Vaginal Microbiome in Women WithRecurrent Bacterial Vaginosis and Treatment Implications

2015 – Present

Co-Investigator, Risk of Urinary Tract Infections Following Vaginal Deliveries:A Comparison between Intermittent Bladder Catheterization and Indwelling Foley during Labor

2015 – Present

Principal Investigator, Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection After CesareanSection at OB/GYN and WHI Cleveland Clinic

2013 – Present

Principal Investigator, Risk factors for Surgical Site Infection After Hysterectomy at OB/GYN and WHI Cleveland Clinic

2013 – Present

Co- Investigator, A Randomized, Double–Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase II Study of Fluconazole vs. Fluconazole and MGCD290 for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Acute Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

2011 – 2012

Principal Investigator, Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Mycoplasma genitalium, Comparing Two Different Assays. Inter-Professiona Grant Submitted


Principal Investigator, Epidemiology of Women Seeking HIV Care at MUSC Infectious Disease Clinics


Principal Investigator, Health Care Workers and Influenza Vaccine


Principal Investigator, Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Mycoplasma genitalium inGynecologic Patients


Principal Investigator, Periodontal Diseases and Preterm Birth


Grant Submitted to the Center for Oral Health and Research (COHR)


Resident Investigator, HIV Counseling and Testing Acceptance Among Gynecologic Patients


Resident Investigator, Self-Reported Stress and Preterm Birth


Medical Student Investigator, The Role of Exclusive Breastfeeding in the Prevention andTreatment of Diarrhea Diseases


Honors And Awards

  • Infectious Disease Society of America, Best Trainee Award. 2013
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MUSC – Best Teacher of the Month. 2011
  • Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School, Newark New Jersey. Excellence in Research Award. 2010
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist District III, Donald F. Richardson Junior Fellow Award, Philadelphia Pennsylvania. 2009
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria – Overall Best Graduating Student. 2002
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria – Best Graduating Student in Pathology. 2002
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria – Best Graduating Student in Surgery. 2002


  1. Goje O, Munoz JL. Clinical approach in diagnosing vulvar and vaginal disorders. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, Accepted, In Process, 2016.
  2. Goje O, Munoz JL. Persistent vulvovaginitis: diagnosis and management of recurrent cases. Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology. In Process, 2016
  3. Munoz JL, Goje OJ. Mycoplasma genitalium: an emerging sexually transmitted infection. Scientifica (Cairo) 2016; 2016:7537318.
  4. Lachiewicz MP, Moulton LJ, Jaiyeoba O. Infection prevention and evaluation of fever after laparoscopic hysterectomy. JSLS 2015; 19(3). pii: e2015.00065. doi: 10.4293/JSLS.2015.00065.
  5. Goje O, Soper DE. ACOG Committee Opinion on Dual Therapy for Gonococcal Infections 2015.
  6. Lachiewicz MP, Moulton LJ, Jaiyeoba O. Pelvic surgical site infections in gynecologic surgery. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2015; 2015:614950. doi: 10.1155/2015/614950.
  7. Jaiyeoba O, Villers M, Soper DE, Korte J, Salgado CD. Association between health care workers' knowledge of influenza vaccine and vaccine uptake. Am J Infect Control 2014; 42(1):69-70.
  8. Jaiyeoba O. Postoperative infections in obstetrics and gynecology. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2012; 55(4):904-913.
  9. Jaiyeoba O, Amaya MI, Soper DE, Kilby JM. Preventing neonatal transmission of herpes simplex virus. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2012; 55(2):510-520.
  10. Jaiyeoba O, Soper DE. A practical approach to the diagnosis of pelvic inflammatory disease. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011; 2011:753037. doi: 10.1155/2011/753037.
  11. Jaiyeoba O, Lazenby G, Soper DE. Recommendations and rationale for the treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2011; 9(1):61-70.

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