More About Dr Roni Ratner

Roni graduated from Monash University in 2008 (MBBS Honours) and from the onset was passionate about women’s health. She continued her specialist training by completing a 6-year fellowship from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (FRANZCOG) through Monash Health and Western Health.


Since then she has undertaken a 2-year fellowship in advanced laparoscopic surgery with the Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society (AGES) at Monash Health and completed a Masters in Reproductive Medicine from the University of New South Wales.


As a keen womens health advocate, Roni has also been extensively involved in research.


Here is a current list of publications that she has contributed to:

  • Ratner RT, Tsaltas J, Harris A, Goyal N, Davies-Tuck M, Najjar H, Barel O, Endometriosis: An eight year retrospective analysis on the surgical outcomes and complications in a large multicentre unit. Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2019; 5:699-703

  • Ratner RT, Tsaltas J, Vollenhoven B. Hysteroscopy and the risk of gas embolism: A review. Journal of Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Disorders, 2019,

  • Ratner RT, Najjar H. Comparison of Complications between traditional Laparoscopic Surgery and Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery. escope. 2019; 69

  • Blair-Holt E, Ratner R, Tsaltas J, Rombauts L. Hormonal management of endometriosis Article in O&G magazine 2019

  • Jones M, Ratner R, Tsaltas J, Rombauts L. Measuring the power of placebo. Article in O&G magazine 2019

  • Wong AW, Tsaltas J, Manley T, Ratner RT, Yim C, Barel O. Unsuspected uterine sarcomas undergoing morcellation. A retrospective multicentre study. Journal of Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Disorders, 2018; 10 (1): 3-9

  • Fleischer R, Vollenhoven BJ, Weston GC. The effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy on fertility in premenopausal women. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 2011; 66(4): 248-54

  • Fleischer R, Weston GC, Vollenhoven BJ, Rogers PAW. Pathophysiology of fibroid disease: angiogenesis and regulation of smooth muscle proliferation. Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 2008; 22: 627-42

  • Harris. A, McCaughey. T, Tsaltas. J, Barel. O, Davies-Tuck. M, Ratner.R, Najjar. H. Recurrent pelvic pain related to endometriosis after laparoscopic surgical treatment: a multicentre retrospective review. In Press