Dr. Stephanie Gaw is a perinatologist, an obstetrician who specializes in high-risk pregnancies and prenatal diagnoses of disorders or complications. She has particular expertise in prenatal ultrasound.
Gaw's research interests include placental malaria, the genetic evolution of Zika virus and vaginal birth after cesarean delivery, as well as as well as the rate of preterm birth in twin pregnancy.
Gaw earned her medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she also earned a doctorate in microbiology and immunology. At UCSF, she completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology, followed by a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine.