Dr. Bettina Kohaut

Dr. Bettina Kohaut, Jacksonville, FL, OBGYN

Board Certifications

Fellow of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, FACOG


University of California at Berkeley, 1995 – Bachelor of Arts, Molecular and Cell Biology


  • Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, 2000 – Doctor of Medicine, graduated with Honors, May 2000


Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida, Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, Jacksonville, Florida

Honors and Awards

  • Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Participation and Achievement in Medical Student Education 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2004; Awarded by University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Administrative Chief Resident from 2003-2004
  • New Leaders Award, Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, 2003 La Jolla, California
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1999-present
  • Dean’s List 1993-1995


  • Randomized trial to compare perioperative outcomes of Filshie Clip versus Pomeroy technique for post-partum and intraoperative cesarean tubal sterilization: a pilot study – Association of Reproductive Health Professionals Annual Meeting, Reproductive Health Conference 2003, La Jolla, California

Professional Organizations

  • Vice Chair, Department of OB/GYN Baptist Medical Center – Downtown (2009-2013)
  • Chair, Department OB/GYN Baptist Medical Center – Downtown (2013-present
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 2000-present
  • Jacksonville Obstetrics and Gynecology Society, 2002-present
  • Florida Obstetrics and Gynecology Society, 2002-present

Special Interests

Minimally invasive in office procedures such as fibroid removal and endometrial ablations, dysfunctional uterine bleeding and endocrinological disorders such as polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Personal Interests

Dr. Kohaut was born and raised in Southern Germany. She completed both her College and Medical education in the United States. While still maintaining close ties to her family and friends in Germany, she has settled in Jacksonville with her husband, son, and daughter. Some of her hobbies include literature, art, and ethnic cuisine.