Department of Reproductive Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Department of Reproductive Medicine

Robert Resnik, MD

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine


Professor Emeritus of Reproductive Medicine


  • MD - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicicne
  • Residency - Yale University School of Medicine    
  • Fellowship - University of Colorado Medical Center
  • Board Certification - Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Board Certification - Maternal Fetal Medicine

Contact Information:





Clinic Information:

Women's Health Services/Obstetrics and Gynecology - Hillcrest 619-543-7878

Maternal-Fetal Care and Genetics - Sorrento Valley: 858-657-7200


Administrative Assistant:

  • Laura Diaz - 858.294.1207


Clinical Expertise

  • Fetal Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Medical Disorders
  • Medical Complications of Pregnancy
  • Placenta Accreta
  • Prenatal Diagnosis and Imaging




  • President , American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society, 2009-2010

  • Elected Fellow ad eundem to the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, United Kingdom, 2002

  • President, American Gynecological Club 2002

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2004
  • President, Perinatal Research Society, 1985

  • UCSD School of Medicine Faculty Mentor of the Year Award, 2005

  • Cone Lecture, American Academy of Pediatrics, October, 2005

  • Distinguished Guest Speaker, Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kyoto, 2005

  • M.Carlyle Crenshaw, Jr. Lecture, University of Maryland, 2005

  • Academy of Clinical Scholars, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, 2004

  • New England Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Honorary Member

  • Pacific Northwest Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Honorary Member

  • Southwest Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Honorary Member         

  • Listed: Best Doctors in America, 1994 - present

  • Who’s Who in America, 1990 - present

  • Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care, 1996 - present

  • Invited Principle Speaker, Korean Association of Obstetricans and Gynecologists, 1996

  • Invited Speaker, The Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, March 1991

  • Invited Speaker, 1st Yokohama City Medical School Symposium, Japan, October, 1988

  • Dr. Hyatt Reitman Visiting Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Cleveland 1994

  • E. Stewart Taylor Lectureship, University of Colorado, Denver, 1993

  • W. Newton Long Lectureship, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 1992

  • Richard A. Hayden Visiting Professorship, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, May, 1987

  • Distinguished Faculty Lecturer, University of California, San Diego, 1985

  • Basil O'Connor Research Grant on the Endocrine Regulation of Uterine Blood Flow, 1974-76

  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Excellence in Teaching Award, 1996

  • Joseph M. Didio Award:  Recognition of Outstanding ResidentTeaching, 1975, 1978, 1979

  • Voted Best Teacher in Obstetrics and Gynecology by Medical Students, 1996, 1997, 1998 1999


Recent Publications


For a full list of publications in PubMed click HERE