Phillip N. Rauk, MD

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

Phillip N. Rauk

Contact Info

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

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

Vice Chair of Patient Safety and Quality, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OBGYN)

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician

MD, Washington University School of Medicine, 1986

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, 1990

Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Magee-Women's Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh, 1992


Dr. Rauk received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He also completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at that institution. He then went on to complete a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at Magee-Women’s Hospital at the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to coming to the University of Minnesota, Dr. Rauk was an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Dr. Rauk specializes in high-risk obstetric complications with special interests in preterm labor, infectious disease, and the care of pregnant women with disabilities.

Dr. Rauk is the Department’s Vice Chair of Quality and Safety and the Lead Physician for the Zero Birth Injury Initiative in the M Health Fairview system.

Awards & Recognition

Dr. Rauk was a 2016 recipient of the ACGME Courage to Teach Award. The Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award is given to program directors who have fostered innovation and improvement in their residency programs and served as exemplary role models for residents. Read the press release here



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

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Preterm labor; Infectious disease; Disabilities; Medical complications of 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