Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Sciences
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Fertility Services
General Gynecology
Gynecologic Cancer
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Prenatal Diagnostic Center
Women's Health Primary Care

Elena Gates, MD

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Contact Information
Mailing Address: 1500 Owens St., Ste. 380
San Francisco, CA 94158
Practice Phone: 415/353-4600
Fax: 415/353-2288

Research/Clinical Interests:

Dr. Gates' research interests include: medical ethics, research ethics, ethics in reproduction and women's health, human subjects protection, genetic testing, human embryonic stem cell research, surgical innovation, new technologies, medical decision-making, and reproductive choice.

Dr. Gates' clinical practice consists of obstetrics and general gynecology.

Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
1975 Yale University B.A. Psychology
1981 University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine M.D. Medicine
1985 University of California, San Francisco Resident Ob/Gyn
1986 University of California, San Francisco Fellow Bioethics
Achievements & Recognition
Year Major Honors
2006 Excellence in Teaching Award, UCSF Academy of Medical Educators
2006-2007 Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, UCSF School of Medicine, Ob/Gyn and Reproductive Sciences
Publications on PubMed
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