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Y. Katherine Bianco, M.D.

Perinatologist and geneticist

Dr. Katherine Bianco is an obstetrician and gynecologist who specializes in the care of the mother and fetus in high-risk pregnancies. She treats patients at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula and at ValleyCare Medical Center in Pleasanton. Her research interest include prenatal diagnosis and birth defects.

Bianco earned a medical degree at Central University, Luis Razetti School of Medicine and completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Yale University, a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at UCSF and a fellowship in medical genetics at Stanford University and UCSF. She is a clinical professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at UCSF.

Clinics

Obstetrics Services at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Floor B1, Suite A-096
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2566
Fax: (415) 353-2496

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Prenatal Diagnostic Center
350 Parnassus Ave., Suite 810
San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: (415) 476-4080
Fax: (415) 353-4077

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

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Additional Languages

Spanish

Education

Central University, Luis Razetti School of Medicine 1997

Residencies

Yale New Haven Hospital, Obstetrics & Gynecology 2004

Fellowships

UCSF, Maternal-Fetal Medicine 2008
Stanford University/UCSF, Medical Genetics 2008

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bianco K, Mahutte NG, Arici A, Sakkas D, Taylor HS. Effect of estradiol on oocyte development. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2009 Mar; 104(3):230-2.
  2. Bianco K, Small M, Julien S, Kershaw T, Michon M, Copel J. Second-trimester ductus venosus measurement and adverse perinatal outcome in fetuses with congenital heart disease. J Ultrasound Med. 2006 Aug; 25(8):979-82; quiz 983.
  3. Bianco K, Caughey AB, Shaffer BL, Davis R, Norton ME. History of miscarriage and increased incidence of fetal aneuploidy in subsequent pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 May; 107(5):1098-102.

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