Department of Reproductive Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Department of Reproductive Medicine

Pamela Deak, MD

Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Division Chief, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine


  • MD - Medical College of Virginia, 1994
  • Residency - University of California, San Diego, 1995-1998
  • Board Certification - Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2000



Contact Information:





Clinic Locations:

Women's Health Services/Obstetrics and Gynecology - La Jolla: 858-657-8745


Administrative Assistant:

  • TBD - 858.249.1209


Clinical Expertise

  • Well Woman Care
  • Maternity Care
  • Treatment of Gynecological Issues (abnormal pap smears, fibrods, abnormal bleeding, etc)



  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical School of Virginia, junior year member
  • Medical Society of Virginia Scholarship
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude with High Honors, Colgate University, 1988
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Colgate University
  • APGO Teaching Award - 2000
  • APGO/SOLVAY Pharmaceuticals Educational Scholars Development Program - 2000-2001
  • San Diego Magazine's "San Diego's Best Doctors". Inclusion based on county-wide physician survey, 2005
  • UCSD Medical Center Patient Safety Committee "Great Catch Award", 2006


Recent Publications

  • Speaker, "Contraindications to Breastfeeding", March of Dimes Continuing Medical Education in Increasing Breastfeeding in My Practice, The Pros and Con: A Physician's Perspective Conference, El Centro, California, April 2002.
  • A descriptive regional study of drug and alcohol use in pregnant women using results from urine drug testing by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Kreshak A, Villano J, Clark A, Deak P, Clark R, Miller C. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2016 Mar;42(2):178-86. doi: 10.3109/00952990.2015.1116540. Epub 2016 Jan 25. PMID: 26811262

  • Bois E, Deak P, Eggers D, Moose H, Nichols-Johnson V, Searfus K, "Lactation Management Self-Study Modules", Wellstart International, 1999.
  • Hoffman R, Habib P, Wertz P, "Harderian glands of golden hamsters: morphological and biochemical responses to thyroid hormones". Journal of Physiology, 159(3): 293-9, 1989.



  • Junior Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - 1999-2000
  • Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - 2000