Cresta Jones, MD, FACOG

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)

Cresta Jones

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-273-2223

Fax 612-273-2224

Office Address:
Maternal Fetal Medicine Ctr
606 24th Ave S, Suite 400
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
April Homich

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)

Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist

MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2001

OBGYN Residency, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 2005

Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 2008


Dr. Jones received her MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington, VT. Prior to her new appointment in Minnesota, she was a faculty member at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Jones holds numerous leadership and advisory positions related to her care of women with substance use disorder in pregnancy.

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctors, Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2018-2019
  • Top Doctors, Mpls St. Paul Magazine, 2018-2019
  • Carol Weisman and Gary Chase Bender Award, AcademyHealth, 2018
  • Top 10% Peer Reviewer, Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2017
  • CREOG Excellence in Teaching Award, 2014


Research Summary/Interests

Dr. Jones’ research interests include opiate dependence in pregnancy, educational programming in advanced clinical outcomes, and cardiovascular risk for women with hypertensive disorders in pregnancy.



Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center;Fairview Southdale Hospital;Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology; Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Addiction Medicine

Clinical Interests

Dr. Jones’ clinical interests include substance use disorders in pregnancy, and hypertension in pregnancy.

Hospital Privileges

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Centers -UMMC Riverside Professional Building -Fairview Southdale -Fairview Ridges -Maple Grove Hospital -North Memorial Hospital -HealthEast St. John's Hospital