Elena Gates, MD

Obstetrician and gynecologist

Dr. Elena Gates is a general obstetrician and gynecologist at the UCSF Obstetrics & Gynecology faculty practice at Mission Bay, our newest UCSF Women's Health location, which Gates was responsible for opening in 2011. She has a special interest in ethical issues regarding reproduction, genetics, human experimentation and patient decision-making.

Gates serves as vice chair of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UCSF. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at UCSF.

Clinics

Obstetrics & Gynecology at Mission Bay — Owens Street
1500 Owens St., Suite 380
San Francisco, CA 94158
Gynecology: (415) 353-4600
Obstetrics: (415) 353-2566
Fax: (415) 353-2288

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

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Elena Gates

Education

UC San Diego School of Medicine 1981

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology 1985

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Sugarman J, Anderson J, Baschat AA, Herrera Beutler J, Bienstock JL, Bunchman TE, Desai NM, Gates E, Goldberg A, Grimm PC, Henry LM, Jelin EB, Johnson E, Hertenstein CB, Mastroianni AC, Mercurio MR, Neu A, Nogee LM, Polzin WJ, Ralston SJ, Ramus RM, Singleton MK, Somers MJG, Wang KC, Boss R. Ethical Considerations Concerning Amnioinfusions for Treating Fetal Bilateral Renal Agenesis. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jan; 131(1):130-134.
  2. Premkumar A, Gates E. Rethinking the Bioethics of Pregnancy: Time for a New Perspective? Obstet Gynecol. 2016 08; 128(2):396-9.
  3. Barger MK, Dunn JT, Bearman S, DeLain M, Gates E. A survey of access to trial of labor in California hospitals in 2012. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013 Apr 03; 13:83.

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