The Milli team is made up of industry experts and innovators who are deeply committed to improving women’s health.
Scientific advisory board
Milli’s advisory board includes world-renowned doctors and therapists in pelvic and sexual health.
Michael is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, a clinical sexual counselor, and author. Michael’s goal is to help women experience enhanced health and wellbeing. Michael strives to create a comfortable environment where patients can share their concerns. Many of his patients are relieved to know their problems are common and can be resolved. He finds reward when people regain wellness and enjoyment of life’s many pleasures. Michael has over 65 peer-reviewed articles and authored/co-authored six books, including coauthoring The Sexual Spark with Dr. Alyssa Dweck.
Stephanie is a pelvic pain physical therapist and the co-founder of the pelvic health and rehabilitation center (PHRC). Stephanie is committed to educating the medical community and the public about pelvic health. She was the first physical therapist to be President of the International Pelvic Pain Society in 2013. Stephanie’s team created the award-winning blog As the Pelvis Turns where they tackle a variety of issues related to pelvic health and rehabilitation. She authored the well-known resource book, Pelvic Pain Explained.
Susan is a certified sexuality therapist and educator and is a fellow of the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health. She is a nationally recognized expert in pelvic/vulvar pain and sexual dysfunction. Susan has authored and coauthored two books, 15 book chapters, more than 75 peer reviewed articles, and has been a featured columnist in Women’s Health Care, The Female Patient, Contemporary Sexuality, and The New York Times.
Sheryl is the chief of the division of behavioral medicine at MacDonald Women’s Hospital/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Professor in Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University. She encourages open conversation between clinicians and their patients on healthy sexual life. Sheryl experiences people who are uncomfortable talking about their sexuality, even with their most trust health care providers. She finds that women are incredibly grateful and relieved when their provider – PCP, cardiologist, oncologist or other specialists – addresses sexual concerns and treatment consequences.
Alyssa is a practicing gynecologist at the CareMount Medical and an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She is a leader in the transformation of OBGYN. Alyssa feels a sea of change is taking place in the medical profession: Many female doctors, who once practiced gynecology and obstetrics, are dropping the obstetrical part of their practices to concentrate on the feminine sexual health of their patients. Alyssa is the author of V is for Vagina, The Complete A to Z for your V and a co-author of The Sexual Spark with Dr. Michael Krychman.