R. Stan Williams, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Professor, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Since joining the University of Florida College of Medicine faculty in 1988, Dr. Williams has been active in improving infertility services for infertile couples in Florida. In addition to providing clinical services, he is involved in basic research for hormonal actions and prevention of postoperative scar tissue. Dr. Williams teaches medical students and OB/GYN resident doctors at the University of Florida Clinics and Shands Hospital, as well as teaching OB/GYN practitioners in Florida about the latest advances in endocrinology, infertility and advanced laparoscopic surgery.
Dr. Williams attended undergraduate and medical school at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. After graduation from medical school with honors in 1979, he obtained residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. Following residency, Dr. Williams served in the Air Force for three years practicing OB/GYN at Chanute AFB, IL. While in the Air Force, he obtained the rank of Major and became the Chief of OB/GYN. Dr. Williams left the Air Force to receive subspecialty fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Louisville. Dr. Williams is Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is also Board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (previously the American Fertility Society) among numerous other medical societies. In 2008 he was elected as President of the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology for 2010-2011.Since 1998 Dr. Williams has been selected annually as one of the “Best Doctors in America,” as featured on 60 Minutes, USA Today, The New York Times and other national media.