- Obstetrics & GynecologyGeneral Gynecology
About Maureen E. Farrell, MD, MPA, FACOG
Maureen E. Farrell, MD, is a board-certified physician who practices comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology and enjoys caring for women from adolescence to menopause. She has special interests in adolescent gynecology, gynecologic surgery, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and graduate medical education.
Over the course of her career, Dr. Farrell has found it extremely rewarding to help patients with specific obstetrical/gynecologic health issues that lead to a more fulfilling life. She is also passionate about training the next generation of obstetricians/gynecologists.
Dr. Farrell is a retired navy veteran and has extensive experience as a staff and faculty obstetrician and a gynecologic surgeon. She is dedicated to graduate medical education and has held academic and leadership appointments at Harvard Medical School, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Naval Medical Center San Diego.
She completed her residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego in obstetrics and gynecology after earning her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Farrell also holds a master's degree with a focus in healthcare economics, policy and strategy from Harvard Kennedy School of Government. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.
Dr. Farrell is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a member of the Society of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology. She also serves as an oral board examiner at the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology ensuring that junior obstetricians/gynecologists are prepared to provide quality care.
In her free time, she enjoys running/exercising, cooking, traveling, gardening, and watching football, basketball and golf.
UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Gynecology.
- Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
- Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA
- Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA
Date Joined Staff
- American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Conditions and Treatments
- General Gynecology and Obstetrics
- Common Gynecological Issues
- Women’s Health
- Prenatal Care
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
- Adolescent Gynecology