Obstetrics and Gynecology in San Mateo, CA
If you need to be seen for a gynecological problem, please know that I am here for you!
Dr Claire Serrato is an award-winning leader in minimally invasive gynecological surgery.
She is Board Certified with MIGS Focused Practice Designation.
Dr Claire Serrato MD,650-239-5303, offers a range of GYN services with emphasis on:
- Evaluating and treating fibroids, pelvic pain, ovarian cysts and endometriosis
- Robotic and traditional laparoscopy as well as hysteroscopy and vaginal surgery. These minimally invasive procedures minimize risks to a woman and often result in less pain, faster recovery, and a quicker return to full activity when compared to open surgery. Contained tissue extraction is used to decrease size of incisions for safe removal and faster recovery compared to “Minilap” : Link to technique https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9K9PqFfDBw
- Patient-centered care. Dr Serrato believes women should understand their condition and options for treatment, surgical and non-surgical, so they maintain control of their health. This includes choosing surveillance options, when appropriate for the existing condition.
- Diagnostic ultrasounds conducted in the office for the convenience of her patients.
She personally takes her patients calls and sees her patients if they need hospitalization. Her caring attitude as well as technical expertise makes her the optimal choice for any gynecological patient.
Gynecology and Surgery Expertise
Dr Serrato is uniquely qualified to provide individualized care to suit your needs. She is an experienced leader in minimally invasive gyn surgery and has performed many thousands of minimally invasive surgeries over her 25+ years as a physician. She has performed nearly 1000 robotic-surgeries in her 12 years using the da Vinci surgical system. Her data has been submitted to a prestigious third party, Surgery Review Corporation year after year. SRC has awarded her a Master Surgeon in Minimally Invasive Gynecology due to her excellent outcomes.
An award winning gynecologist, her practice is noted for providing excellence in ultrasound and in all types of minimally invasive surgeries for fibroids, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, pelvic masses, polyps, infertility, pelvic pain or tubal problems. She is available for second opinion consultation. She has completed her master’s training in robotic surgery and single site surgery and vaginal vNOTES surgery. She is BOARD CERTIFIED with MIGS Focused Practice Designation. She is a leader in the gynecological profession and serves on Clinical Faculty at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF).
News and Events
Telehealth Visits are available. Request by calling (650) 239-5303 or click “Request Appointment” above. We have a secure HIPAA compliant platform that allows me discuss your health matters privately. If you need an in person visit, please know we are using CDC guidelines of distancing patients and disinfecting. Masks are mandatory for all staff and patients. Dr Serrato does not see COVID patients here nor those with any respiratory symptoms. Your safety is of the utmost concern to me.…
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, informed Dr. Serrato that starting June, 2021, she qualified for a: Focused Practice Designation in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS). Dr. Claire Serrato M.D., OBGYN, offers surgery options which may include Robotic-Assisted Surgery or Vaginal laparoscopic surgery In particular, Dr. Serrato uses the da Vinci Surgical System at Mills Peninsula Medical Center & Sequoia Hospital. This surgical system is used in all 50 U.S. states and over 60 countries worldwide This option within the category minimally-invasive surgery allows precision beyond the general laparoscopic option and is particularly helpful to minimize the toll of surgery on the body so that women may return to their normal active life more quickly and,…