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 Doctors and Staff

Jean C. Alexandre, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Dr. Jean C. Alexandre, Sr., is the founder and Medical Director of The Center for Women Clinic. 

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical School Attended: State University of Haiti, College of Medicine.

Graduation Date: 1967

Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, OB/GYN Department.

Achievements/Certifications:

  • Board Certified by The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Member of the American Medical Association

  • Member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • Member of the International College of Surgeons

  • Member of the American Fertility Society

  • Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of OB/GYN at Loyola University Medical Center

  • Held position as Chair-person for the Department of OB/GYN at Westlake Community Hospital for 20 years


Saba F. Irshad, M.D.

Specialty: Family Medicine

Medical School Attended: Sind Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan.

Graduation Date: 2003

Residency: Jackson Park Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, Family Practice

Achievements/Certifications:

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine
  • Member of The American Academy of Physicians
  • Member of The American Heart Association


James J. Gomez, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical School Attended: University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago, IL

Graduation Date: 1990

Residency: Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, OB/GYN Department

Achievements/Certifications:

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetric and Gynecology
  • Member of American Medical Association
  • Member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists



Galina Bogdanov, Practice Manager.

Specialty: Registered Medical Sonographer

Training: Medical Career Institute in Chicago, Illinois.

Graduation Date: 1997

Achievements/Certifications:

  • Member of the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. 

Galina Bogdanov has been working for the Center for Women Clinic since 1996 and has been The Center for Women Clinic Practice Manager since 2000.


Ismene Potakis, PA-C.

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical School: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois.

Graduation Date: 2011

Achievements/Certifications:

  • Certified Physician Assistant
  • Member of the NCCPA


Our Medical Staff

Our office has many goals but providing the highest quality of care for the entire family is our main priority.  We also strive to provide an attentive, individualized and compassionate approach to every patient in regards to his or her medical needs. 

Our office utilizes state of the art technology for optimal quality of modernized care.

Our Medical staff fluently speak the following languages: Spanish, Russian, French and Polish.