Carrie Ann Terrell, MD

Associate Professor and Division Director, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Midwifery, and Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)

Carrie Ann Terrell

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-273-7111

Fax 612-273-7112

Office Address:
Women’s Health Specialists
606 24th Ave S, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Dept. of OB/GYN & Women’s Health
MMC 395 Mayo
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Sydney Lusardo

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Associate Professor and Division Director, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Midwifery, and Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)

Director, Division of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Medical Director, Women's Health Specialists Clinic

Medical Director, Whole Women's Health, University of Minnesota

Co-Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, 1995

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 1999


Awards & Recognition

  • MN Monthly Best Doctor 2020 (since 2014)
  • Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Top Docs 2020 (since 2012)
  • Best Doctors for Women 2020 (since 2013)
  • Keynote Speaker Medical School White Coat Ceremony 2014
  • U.S. News & World Report 2012 Top Doctor
  • Emerging Physician Leadership Program, 2008-2011
  • Leonard A. Lang Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2001



  • Lewis BA, Schuver K, Dunsiger S, Samson L, Frayeh AL, Terrell CA, Ciccolo JT, Avery MD. Rationale, design, and baseline data for the Healthy Mom II Trial: A randomized trial examining the efficacy of exercise and wellness interventions for the prevention of postpartum depression. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 2018 Jul;70:15-23. PMID: 29747048 
    • Impact factor: 2.658; Sum of times cited: 0 (Manifold); Role: Advised on the development of study concept and design, and edited and reviewed the manuscript
  • Pechachek JM, Drake D, Terrell CA, Torkelson C. Interprofessional Intervention to Support Mature Women: A Case Study. Creative Nursing, 2015 Aug;21(3):134-143. PMID: 26376571
    • Impact factor: Not available; Sum of times cited: 1 (Web of Science); Role: Participated in defining the intellectual content, conducting literature research, conducting experimental studies, and in the review of the manuscript.
  • Kozhimannil KB, Avery MD, Terrell CA. Recent trends in clinicians providing care to pregnant women in the United States. J Midwifery Womens Health, 2012 Sep-Oct; 57(5):433-8. PMID: 22954073
  • Gaziano EP, Gaziano C, Terrell CA, Hoekstra RE. The cerebroplacental Doppler ratio and neonatal outcome in diamnionic monochorionic and dichorionic twins. J Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2001 Dec;10(6):371-5. PMID: 11798445
  • McFarlan SC, Terrell CA, Hogenkamp HP. The purification, characterization, and primary structure of a small redox protein from Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum, an arachaebacterium. J Biol Chem, 1992 May 25;267(15):10561-9. PMID: 1587836



Leo Fung Center for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH) and Disorders for Sex Development (DSD);Women's Health Specialists Clinic

Clinical Interests

Gynecology; Obstetrics; Prenatal care; Gynecologic surgery; Women's reproductive rights; HPV; Aging Women



Why Carrie Ann Terrell Does What She Does