Yasuko Yamamura, MD

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

Yasuko Yamamura

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

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

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician

MD, Ponce School of Medicine, 2001

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic, 2005

Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Minnesota, 2008


Dr. Yamamura received her medical degree from the Ponce School of Medicine in 2001. She went on to complete her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Mayo Clinic as well as a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Yamamura is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and has a subspecialty certification in maternal-fetal medicine. Dr. Yamamura is the Program Director for the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship and the Director of the Perinatal Assessment Center.

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctor, Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2017-2021
  • Top Doctors, Mpls-St Paul Magazine, 2015-2021
  • Top Doctors for Women (formerly Best Doctors for Women), Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2013-2021
  • Kunsche Award, MN Perinatal Organization, 2019
  • Leonard A. Lang Excellence in Teaching Award, 2015-2016
  • CREOG Award in Residency Teaching, 2012, 2014



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

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Decreased cervical competence; Preterm birth; Maternal-fetal red blood cell and platelet incompatibility

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