Achievements and Publications


Board Certified, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Certified in Operative Hysteroscopy and Laparoscopy by the Accreditation Council Of Operative Endoscopy

Proficiency Certificate in Acupuncture awarded by The American Association of Medical Acupuncture

Medical Director, Baptist Hospital Laparoscopy Center, Nashville, TN 1991-2002


Cardwell, MS, Finke, FL, Gurley, LD, Zimmerman, CW: Management of single intrauterine fetal death in a twin pregnancy. J. of the Tenn. Medical Assoc.,291-292,1989.

Daniell, JF, Kurtz, BR, Gurley, LD: Laser laparoscopic management of large endometriomas. Fertility & Sterility. 55:4, 692-695, 1991.

Daniell, JF, Gurley, LD: Laparoscopic treatment of clinically significant symptomatic uterine fibroids. J. Gynecol. Surg. 7-1, 37-40, 1991.

Daniell, JF, Gurley, LD, Kurtz, BR, Chambers, JF: The use of an automatic stapling device for laparoscopic appendectomy. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 78:4, 721-723, 1991.

Daniell, JF, Kurtz, BR, McTavish, G, Gurley, LD, Shearer, RA, Chambers, JF, Staggs, SM: Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy: The Initial Nashville, Tennessee, Experience. J. of Reproductive Medicine. 38:7, 537-542, 1993.

Daniell, JF, Kurtz, BR, Gurley, LD, Lalonde, CJ: Laparoscopic Presacral Neurectomy vs. Neurotomy: Use of the Argon Beam Coagulator Compared to Conventional Technique. J. Gynecol. Surg. 2:3, 169-173, 1993.


Daniell, JF, Gurley, LD: ”Appendectomy: Avoiding Complications.” eds. Corfman, RS, Diamond, MP, DeCherney, A, Complications of Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy (Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, 1993)

Gurley, LD: “Laparoscopic Myomectomy.” eds. Diamond, MP, et al in Hysterectomy (Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, 1995)