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UCSF

ObGyn&RS

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Gynecologic Subspecialties

Jessica Opoku-Anane, MD, MS
Jessica Opoku-Anane, MD, MS

Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
Assistant Professor
Director, UCSF Center for Endometriosis
Member, UCSF Comprehensive Fibroid Center

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Contact Information

Mailing Address:

2356 Sutter Street, 5th floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Practice Locations:

Mt. Zion; Gateway Building Obstetrics & Gynecology Practice

Practice Phone:

415/885-7788

Academic Fax:

415/353-9509

Academic Assistant:

415/353-7193

Research/Clinical Interests

Dr. Opoku-Anane is a fellowship-trained minimally invasive gynecologist who specializes in the treatment of fibroids, abnormal uterine bleeding, chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, alternatives to hysterectomy, intrauterine scarring (Asherman’s Syndrome), ovarian pathology, prolapse, and advanced gynecologic surgery. Additionally, she has expertise in office-based procedures. She is a member of the UCSF Comprehensive Fibroid Center and is currently developing the UCSF Center for Endometriosis. She has developed several surgical simulation programs and uses her expertise in minimally invasive approaches to teach trainees both locally and abroad in laparoscopic and robotic surgery through small key-hole incisions. Her research interests include methods to make gynecologic surgery safer as well as improving treatments for endometriosis and fibroids.

Education/Training

2003

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

B.A.

Biology and Public Health

2009

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

M.D.

Medicine

2013

Harvard’s Brigham & Women’s Hospital and

Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency

Obstetrics and Gynecology

2015

George Washington University/American Association

of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

Fellowship

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

2016

George Washington University

M.S.

Clinical & Translational Research

Achievements & Recognition

2012

Principal Clinical Experience Teaching Award

Massachusetts General Hospital

2012

Emans-Goldstein Award for Service in Pediatric Gynecology

Children’s Hospital Boston

2013

Residency Award in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

AAGL

2013

2nd place, 9th Annual National Fellows Workshop on Laparoscopic Suturing Competition

AAGL