Yasuko Yamamura

Associate Professor
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician
Acting Division Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine


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.

Administrator Information

April Homich
Administrative Phone: 612-301-3408
Administrative Email: homi0003@umn.edu
Administrative Fax: 612-301-3415

Clinical Summary

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


MD, Ponce School of Medicine

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship, Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Residency
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Licensures and Certifications

Diplomate, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Diplomate, Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Honors and Recognition

Top Doctors, Minnesota Monthly Magazine
Top Doctors, Mpls-St Paul Magazine
Clinical Excellence Award, University of Minnesota Physicians
Kunsche Award, MN Perinatal Organization