Dr. Masserman

Dr. Jay S.H. Masserman - OB/GYN

Dr. Jay S.H. MassermanJay Masserman practices Obstetrics & Gynecology in Fountain Valley, California. He is recognized as one of the best doctors in America and one of the top doctors in Orange County.

Special Facts About Dr. Masserman:

  • Dr. Masserman is an expert in women’s health issues
  • Has practiced medicine for more than 40 years; in Orange County since 1977
  • Has delivered more than 5000 babies
  • Has performed more than 1000 ritual circumcisions
  • Ranked among Top Doctors in Orange County and America year after year:
  • Named Doctor of the Year, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital – 2001, 2002
  • Named to Best Doctors in America
  • Named Best Doctors in Orange County, by Orange Coast Magazine and the Orange County Medical Association – 1998, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2010 - 2013
  • Recipient of Vitals "Patient Choice Award". 2008 - 2010. Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of their patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores as voted by patients.
  • Was Chief of Obstetrics at the former Humana Hospital, Westminster.
  • Chairman Quality Review Committee (QRC), Department of OB/GYN, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital 
  • Clinical Professor of OB / GYN at the UCI Medical Center - he has trained many doctors who now practice medicine in Orange County
  • Executive Council, Association and Clinical Faculty, UCI Medical Center
  • President, Clinical Faculty Association, UCI Medical Center OB/GYN, 1993-1994; Vice President 2010-2011
  • Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCI Medical Center – 1982, 1985, 1986, 1993 and 1997
  • Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCI Volunteer Clinical Faculty of the Year, 1996, 2001. (Dr. Masserman was chosen as Teacher of the Year by the resident staff of the OB / GYN Department, UCI.)
  • Publications:

    • Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol. 69, No. 3, March 1986, pages 480-482
    • "Placenta Accerta: A Problem of Increasing Clinical Significance" by Weckstein, Lewis N., M.D., Masserman, Jay S.H. M.D.; and Garite, Thomas J., M.D.
    • Hadassah Book of Parenting, "Talking to Kids about Sex."

    Appointments & Memberships:

    • Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California, Irvine Medical School
    • Executive Council, Association and Clinical Faculty, UCI Medical Center
    • President, Clinical Faculty Association, UCI Medical Center OB/GYN, 1993-1994; Vice President 2010-2011
    • Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCI Medical Center – 1982, 1985, 1986, 1993 and 1997
    • Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCI Volunteer Clinical Faculty of the Year, 1996, 2001. (Dr. Masserman was chosen as Teacher of the Year by the resident staff of the UCI OB / GYN Department)
    • Chairman Quality Review Committee (QRC) Department of OB / GYN, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, 2009 - present

    Education - Medical & Undergraduate Education

    Internship / Residency:

    University Michigan Medical Center
    Ann Arbor, MI, USA - 1972 - 1975

    Medical School:

    University of Michigan Medical School - 1972
    Ann Arbor, MI, United States

    Bachelor's Degree:

    Wayne State University, 1968
    Phi Beta Kappa-Cum Laude

    Military Service:

    Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Reynolds Army Hospital, Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 1975 - 1977
    Attained rank of Major and received commendation for Outstanding Service in the US Army

    Societies:

    • Fellow, American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology
    • Norman F. Miller Gynecology Society
    • Orange County Medical Association
    • Orange County Obstetrical & Gynecological Society

    Languages Available:

    English, Hebrew, Spanish

    Please call today to let us know how we can assist you - 714-556-0536!