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Kirsten Salmeen, M.D.

Perinatologist

Dr. Kirsten Salmeen specializes in medically complicated pregnancies and deliveries, diabetes in pregnancy and contraception and family planning. She is also interested in patient education, health literacy and shared decision making.

Salmeen completed her medical degree and residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Michigan Medical School, where she was awarded Resident of the Year for Medical Student Teaching. Subsequently, she completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at UCSF, where she earned the Outstanding Resident Teaching Award and was named the Most Outstanding Fellow. Salmeen is an assistant professor at UCSF.

Clinics

Obstetrics & Gynecology Services at Mission Bay
1500 Owens St., Suite 380
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-4600
Fax: (415) 353-2288

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.

More about Kirsten Salmeen

Education

University of Michigan School of Medicine 2005

Residencies

University of Michigan Hospitals, Obstetrics and Gynecology 2009

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Maternal-Fetal Medicine 2013

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Salmeen KE, Jelin AC, Thiet MP. Perinatal neuroprotection. F1000Prime Rep. 2014; 6:6.
  2. Salmeen K, Brincat C. Time from consent to cesarean delivery during labor. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Sep; 209(3):212.e1-6.
  3. Salmeen KE, Parer JT. Preconceptional laparoscopic abdominal cerclage: a multicenter cohort study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Apr; 208(4):335-6.
  4. Salmeen K, Zlatnik M. The oldest gravidas: a review of pregnancy risks in women over 45. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2011 Sep; 66(9):580-90.
  5. Salmeen K, Morgan D. Sepsis after bipolar radiofrequency endometrial ablation. Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Aug; 114(2 Pt 2):445-8.

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