Clarissa Gutierrez, MD is a board certified Austin ObGyn. Dr. Gutierrez graduated magna cum laude from Texas A&M University. Dr. Gutierrez earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology, was accepted to the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and graduated as a Doctor of Medicine. She went on to complete her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio State University.
Specialized licenses and certifications prepare her to offer patients leading edge care. Dr. Gutierrez is trained in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Electronic Fetal Monitoring and the da Vinci® Surgery method, a minimally invasive robotic surgical technique to diagnose and treat gynecologic and fertility issues such as endometriosis and uterine fibroids.
As an assistant to the Office of Academic Enhancement at the University of Texas Health Science Center, she shared her expertise with the next generation of doctors. Dr. Gutierrez instructed first year medical students, and continues to seek out academic and research opportunities. Dr. Gutierrez’s clinical interests include adolescent gynecology, contraception and menstrual disorders.
Proficient in Spanish, she volunteered with International Service Learning, providing medical care to underserved populations in Nicaragua. Dr. Gutierrez also served the community with prenatal care for incarcerated patients at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.
In her free time, Dr. Gutierrez enjoys hiking, biking, cooking, reading fiction and running.
Dr. Gutierrez belongs to numerous medical societies, including the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology-Junior Fellow, the American Medical Association and the American Medical Women’s Association.