Stephen Contag

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician


Dr. Contag is a Professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. He received his M.D. from the Central University in Quito, Ecuador, then relocated to the US in 2001. He completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and subsequently a fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem NC. Prior to coming to the University of Minnesota, Dr. Contag worked at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, and most recently at the University of Maryland in the division of Maternal Fetal Medicine.

Research Summary

His research interests are centered on fetal growth and surveillance, as well as in the clinical management of the macrosomic infant at term and complex obstetrical surgery at the time of delivery.


MD, Central University of Ecuador School of Medicine

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Fellowship
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Residency
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Licensures and Certifications

Minnesota Medical License, Physician and Surgeon,
Licensure/Certification Number: 45694

Honors and Recognition

Top Doctors, Minnesota Monthy Magazine
National Faculty Award, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Excellence in Teaching Award, Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics / Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sinai Hospital



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606 24th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Contact

April Homich
Administrative Phone: 612-301-3408
Administrative Email:
Administrative Fax: 612-301-3415