Dr. Reel grew up in New Jersey. He received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and a MBA with high honors from the University of Chicago. After working in the financial field for a number of years, he returned to Columbia for his premedical studies, graduated from the Yale School of Medicine, where he received the ACOG Connecticut section award for academic excellence in Ob/Gyn, and completed his residency in Ob/Gyn at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He practices general obstetrics and gynecology and has particular interests in obstetrics and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Reel lives in Madison with his wife Susan, a critical care nurse at Yale, and their two daughters.