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Frederico Rocha, MD, MS

Assistant Professor
Medical Director of Labor and Delivery

If you are a patient, please do not contact this physician by email without her prior expressed consent due to confidentiality concerns.

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 490 Illinois St, Box 0132
San Francisco, CA 94143
Practice Phone: 415/353-2566

Research/Clinical Interests

Surgical critical care, maternal safety, quality improvement, medical education, gestational diabetes, clinical research, biomedical sciences.


Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
2004 Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil M.D. Medicine
2010 Hurley, Medical Center, Michigan State University, Flint Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology
2013 University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu Fellowship Maternal Fetal Medicine
2013 University of Hawaii, Honolulu M.S. Clinical Research/Biomedical Sciences
2014 Wayne State University/Detriot Medical Center, Detriot Fellowship  Surgical Critical Care

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2008 Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals/Best Teaching Resident of the Year
2009 & 2010 Michigan State University/Outstanding Medical Student Resident Educator Award
2011 University of Hawaii/Golden Journal Award
2013 University of Hawaii/Teaching Award
2014 & 2015 Wayne State University/Clinical Attending of the Year
2014 & 2015 Wayne State University/Carl Christensen MD Faculty Award

Satti M, Paredes-Saenz-Saenz C, Raju R, Cuthpert S, Kanzy A, Abhari S, Hebert J, Rocha F. Should phophylactic anticoagulation be considered with large uterine leiomyoma? A case series and Literature Review. Case Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2016; 2016:9803250

Eziefule AA, Elshatanoufy S, Thakur M, Rocha FG. Propofol-Related Infusion Syndrome in the Peripartum Period. AJP Rep. 2016 Oct; 6(4):e368-e371.PMID: 27738550

Satti M, Raju R, Le Q, Rocha F, Dicke J, Vettraino I. The importance of fetal sex determination. J Clin Ultrasound. 2016 Mar-Apr; 44(3); 167-8.PMID:26877222

Thakur M, Gonik B, Gill N, Awonuga AO, Rocha FG, Gonzalez JM. Intensive Care Admissions in Pregnancy: Analysis of a Level of Support Scoring System. Matern Child Health J. 2016 Jan; 20 (1):106-13. PMID: 26318180