Sara Whetstone


Obstetrician and gynecologist

About me

Dr. Sara Whetstone is an obstetrician and gynecologist whose specialties include family planning and fibroids. She has particular interests in caring for underserved women, health disparities, workforce diversity, patient-centered care and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.

Whetstone is also interested in medical education, and she serves as an instructor on patient care in obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences for the UCSF School of Medicine. She is also the associate director of the obstetrics and gynecology residency program.

Whetstone earned a bachelor of arts degree in community health at Brown University. She earned her medical degree at Yale School of Medicine and completed her residency at UCSF.

  • Education

    Yale School of Medicine, 2009

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2013

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor