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Laura E Sienas, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellow / Acting Instructor

Joined UW Medicine:


Clinical Focus:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
• Preterm birth prevention
• Medical complications of pregnancy
• Preeclampsia
• Congenital fetal anomalies


• Washington, 2017
• California, 2014


Board eligible, Obstetrics and Gynecology


• MD Degree
  (Creighton University, 2013)
• Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology 
  (University of Washington, Davis, 2017)
• Fellow, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  (University of Washington, 2020)

Research Interests:

• Preterm Labor
• Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals
• Medical simulation
• Quality Improvement


• Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Selected Publications:

Sienas, L. E., Hedriana, H. L., Wiesner, S., Pelletreau, B., Wilson, M. D. and Shields, L. E. “Decreased rates of shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injury via an evidence-based practice bundle.” Int J Gynecol Obstet. 2017 Feb;136(2):162-167.

Sienas L., Wong T., Collins R., Smith, J. “Contemporary use of Erythropoietin in Pregnancy: a Literature Review.” Obstetrics & Gynecological Survey 68.8 (2013): 594-602.

Appointments & Practice Locations

Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
UW Medical Center, 3rd Floor, SW 350
1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195

Appointments:   206.598.4070