About Fibroid Fighters

The Fibroids Fighters Foundation is a public welfare organization created to advance women’s health and awareness about safe and effective uterine fibroids treatment. Its mission is to provide education about the health, social and economic damages caused by uterine fibroids, focusing on research and advances in fibroid disease treatment.

Dr. Yan Katsnelson

Founder and CEO

Philanthropist, entrepreneur, highly skilled cardiac surgeon, and business owner, Yan Katsnelson, M.D. started the Fibroids Fighters Foundation to advance the safe and effective treatment of uterine fibroids. Its mission is to educate the American public about the health, social and economic damages caused by uterine fibroid disease. Deeply concerned with the fibroid epidemic that results in...

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Dr. Flora Katsnelson

Founder

Dr. Flora Katsnelson is a co-founder of Fibroid Fighters and has long been a leader in improving access to quality healthcare. Together, the Katsnelsons opened their first vein clinic in Chicago in 2005 – inspired to make a difference in patients with severe venous insufficiency when a new non-invasive laser therapy became available. Their second clinic was opened in Brooklyn followed by a...

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