Northwest Women's Consultants
Randy A. McCool, MD
Board Certified in Obstetrics-Gynecology
Medical Education: Loyola-Stritch School of Medicine
Residency: Keesler Air Force Base, MS
Randy McCool graduated Cum Laude from the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana) and received his Bachelor of Science degree with Honors Distinction in 1983. He is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Awarded a United States Air Force Health Professions Scholarship, Dr. McCool attended Loyola-Stritch School of Medicine, graduating in 1987. He was selected for the United States Air Force Residency Program in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS .
During his residency, Dr. McCool gave presentations at the Armed Forces District Conference for the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists. Recently, he presented an e-poster presentation at the ACOG 2021 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. Dr. McCool has also published articles in peer reviewed journals, including the Journal of Reproductive Medicine and Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. He is a member of the American Medical Writers Association.
After completing his residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology in 1991, Dr. McCool served on active duty in the United States Air Force as Staff Physician and Chief of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Ellsworth AFB, Rapid City, SD and MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL.
Honorably discharged in 1996, Dr. McCool entered private practice as Chief of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Graves-Gilbert Clinic, Bowling Green , KY until 2008. He is an active member of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (ACOG), and has served as Treasurer for his ACOG Section. He is a board certified Fellow of the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*.
Dr. McCool's clinical interests include general and high risk obstetrics, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, and treatment of pre-invasive gynecologic disease. He is also able to provide care in Spanish. Dr. McCool is an advocate of international adoption. His personal interests include travel, reading, and spending time with his wife and three daughters.
The holder of this credential is committed to staying up to date with the latest medical advances and participates in ABOG's lifelong learning and continuing certification program. Physicians who earn ABOG certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology must meet rigorous requirements and standards. Standards of board certification are distinct from those of state licensure. Do a keyword search for "videos" on abog.org to learn why seeing a board-certified OB GYN is important.
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