• CCRM Office Staff

    Dept of Ob/Gyn & CCRM-MN: A collaborative teaching and training partnership

    The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women’s Health is excited to announce a collaborative training agreement with a world-class fertility clinic that’s new to the Twin Cities market. CCRM Minneapolis, a partner clinic of the Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine (CCRM), will provide highly specialized fertility services and be the teaching and training partner for the University of Minnesota’s obstetrics and gynecology residents. The new clinic opened on July 1, 2015, and will begin working with University residents this year. Learn more

  • MFM New Lobby

    Updated Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic

    The newly renovated Maternal-Fetal Medicine Centers offer a comprehensive range of personalized high-risk obstetrical care and fetal diagnosis and treatment services for women who are referred to the center sites by their primary health care provider with special medical and obstetrical conditions - See more at: http://www.umphysicians.org/Clinics/maternal-fetal-medicine-center/#sthash.wyXuuSGO.dpuf

    See more of the update here.

  • Birthplace Room

    Announcing The Birthplace

    Take a sneak-peak at the new state-of-the-art upgrades that were added to the Birthplace, and the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital NICU. 

    Patients will have access to expert care from a wide spectrum of specialties. Our providers are skilled in the latest non-invasive treatments, innovative birth techniques and life-saving procedures, giving expectant mothers and their families’ peace of mind and body.

    Watch a video on the new Birthplace.

    Read more about the Birthplace ammenities.

  • Tracy Prosen, M.D.

    UMN Health Spotlight: Tracy Prosen, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine

    High-risk pregnancies require management by a specialist to help ensure the best outcome for the mother and baby. The following story highlights why thousands of Minnesota women turn to University of Minnesota Health when faced with a difficult or complicated pregnancy. Learn more here.
    More about Dr. Prosen
    Dr. Prosen is a maternal-fetal medicine physician and clinical geneticist, and is the director of the University of Minnesota Health Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Center.
    Read more on this amazing physician here
  • WHS Newsletter 2015

    2015 Issue of Women's Health

    Check out the latest newsletter to stay current with the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health.

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 Our vision is to define the standard of care for all women, today and tomorrow.

What is important to us?

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health is dedicated to solving women’s health problems through medical education, research, and patient care with the ultimate goal of improving women’s lives. Our mission is to pursue excellence in teaching and research in an environment of superior clinical care.

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health operates in a unique partnership with Fairview Health Services and the University’s Academic Health Center and draws on the strengths of both organizations to combine innovative academic medicine with world-class health care.

Research Spotlight

Smart Mentoring

We would like to take the lead in research productivity among the clinical departments in the Academic Health Center over the next 5-8 years.

About her passion for research mentoring

My love of teaching and research began when I was a resident. 

Starr on KARE 11

Colon Cancer Patient raises money for U of M research

On March 3, 2015, Dr. Timothy Starr was featured in a KARE 11 News story about a colon cancer patient raising money to help fund research at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Starr is one of our cancer researchers who looks into genes that can mutate and cause colon cancer.

Watch the video

RMC Closing

Reproductive Medicine Center (RMC) closed its practice on June 26, 2015. We reached this decision upon learning three of our physicians will move into private practice later this summer. We believe the closing is the right decision for our patients and our staff.

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We thank each of you for entrusting us with your care and reproductive health. It’s been our pleasure and honor to provide your care as part of your journey to parenthood and throughout your lives.