Meet Our Physicians
Melissa G. Reynolds, M.D., FACOG
Dr. Reynolds graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Indiana University with Highest Distinction. She then attended medical school at Indiana University. Afterward, she completed her residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. In 1996, she moved to Nashville and began her practice which is now Advanced Women's Health of Nashville. She received her board certification in 1998. Dr. Reynolds continues to practice obstetrics and infertility. In addition, she continues to manage gynecology patients in the office as well as performing gynecologic surgeries which include minimally invasive techniques, such as hysteroscopy, laparoscopy, and robotic surgery as well as repair of pelvic prolapse. Dr. Reynolds has privileges at both St. Thomas Midtown and Centennial Women's Hospitals.
Dr. Reynolds loves visiting with her patients. Having had the opportunity to mature her practice, Dr. Reynolds feels privileged to provide care for networks of friends as well as entire families which include grandmothers, daughters, sisters and now even babies that she delivered when she first started practice!
Dr. Reynolds enjoys spending time with her family. She has two boys who are busy in school and sports. She enjoys photography. In addition, she loves to watch her boys play sports, observe their chess tournaments as well as taking an interest in their robotic design and competitions.
Roseann Maikis, M.D., FACOG, FASRM
Dr. Maikis is a practicing Obstetrician and Gynecologist, board certified in both specialties. She is originally from Long Island, New York. She completed her medical school training at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and residency training at the University of Virginia. She moved to Nashville to study advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery with Dr. James Daniell.
From 2000-2008, Dr. Maikis did advanced laparoscopic surgery, including more than 1,000 laparoscopic hysterectomies and endometriosis surgeries.
In 2008, Dr. Maikis was one of the first surgeons in Nashville to be trained on the DaVinci robot and now uses a combination of laparoscopic and robotic surgery in her practice. She also travels nationally to teach other surgeons the advanced laparoscopic techniques she has developed over the last 15 years.
Dr. Maikis enjoys playing and watching sports of all types. She has been playing intramural softball for the past 16 years, and met her husband playing pick-up basketball. Currently, she is learning how to play ice hockey with her husband and their 6 year old son, who hopes to play for the Nashville Predators some day.
Laura S. Binkley, M.D., FACOG
Dr. Binkley is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She completed her residency training at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR. She attended medical school at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, LA. Her practice includes obstetrics, general gynecology, and infertility. She performs a number of minimally invasive surgical procedures including laparoscopies for endometriosis and infertility, laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy, hysteroscopy, including hysteroscopic sterilization (Essure procedure,) and many more. She has a special interest in robotic surgery.
Originally from Louisiana, she now calls Nashville home. She lives with her husband, Chris, twin stepdaughters, Abby and Emma, and four dogs, Peanut Butter, Ollie, Sadie, and Murphy. She is an avid football fan, cheering for LSU and the Saints, though is now a converted Titans fan and season ticket holder!
Dr. Binkley was recently featured in an article about her volunteer work which you can read here.
Catherine Thornburg, M.D., FACOG
The daughter of a Naval officer, Dr. Thornburg grew up living around the world. Finishing high school in Yokohama, Japan, she attended Cornell University for her undergraduate degree. Receiving a Robert Wood Johnson fellowship, she then traveled south to Nashville for graduate school at Vanderbilt University. Following graduation, she worked in the Nashville's growing health care community. After becoming an avid runner, and defining new life goals, she decided to pursue a medical career. Matriculating to the University of Tennessee, she completed her M.D. Degree. After her OB/GYN residency at Emory University in Atlanta, she returned to Nashville to practice.
Dr. Thornburg enjoys all areas of obstetrics, gynecology and gynecologic surgery. She is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and a member and Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Other memberships include Tennessee Medical Association, and Tennessee Women in Medicine, serving as a past president, and now as an executive board member. She is also a member of the South Central Obstetrical and Gynecologic Society.
When outside of the office, she participates in many volunteer and non-profit organizations, and enjoys traveling with her husband and family.
Dr. Thornburg was recently nominated for a Strobel Volunteer Award which you can read more about here.