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Robyn A. Lamar, MD, MPH
Robyn Lamar, MD, MPH

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Associate Professor
Medical Director, Gynecologic Services

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Contact Information

Mailing Address: 2356 Sutter St, Ste J-140
San Francisco, CA 94143
Clinic Location: Mt. Zion, Labor & Delivery,
UCSF Betty Irene Moore Women's Hospital
Clinic Phone: (415) 353-3400
Clinic Fax: 415-885-7496

Research/Clinical Interests

Dr. Lamar is a board-certified obstetrician gynecologist who specializes in preventative care, pregnancy, breastfeeding, contraception, menstrual disorders, vulvovaginal health, pelvic pain, and menopause. She has a special interest in office procedures, including hysteroscopy, treatment of cervical dysplasia, and surgical treatment of miscarriage, with a focus on providing optimal pain relief in a supportive environment. She is a member of the International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease with expertise in treating gynecologic skin disorders and vaginitis.

Dr. Lamar is involved in both medical and midwifery student education, with a focus on training our next generation of providers to combine evidence-based medicine with compassionate, individualized care. She is also invested in elevating the quality of the dialogue surrounding home birth in the United States, and participated in a documentary on this subject in 2016. Also in 2016, she led an initiative at UCSF to make cesarean deliveries at UCSF more family-friendly, with a focus on keeping mothers and babies united as much as possible during the surgery.


Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
2012 University of California, Berkeley M.P.H. Public Health
2011 Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology
2007 University of California, San Francisco M.D. Medicine
2002 Stanford University B.A. Human Biology

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2011 Best Resident Research Presentation, Northern California Kaiser Permanente
2007 Alpha Omega Alpha, University of California, San Francisco
2003 Coin S. Pittendrigh Award for Excellence in Teaching in Human Biology, Stanford University
2001 Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University