Leslie Carranza, M.D.

  1. Obstetrician

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

EnglishFrenchSpanish

Dr. Leslie Carranza is an Obstetrician-Gynecologist with a clinical focus on Obstetrics. Dr. Carranza is also the Associate Residency Program Director – Obstetrics.

Areas of clinical emphasis:

  • Care of the patient throughout pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period
  • Prenatal care for moderate- and high-risk patients
  • Management of obstetric emergencies

Other experience and research interests include:

  • Resident education
  • Patient safety and quality
  • Simulation
  • Disclosure of adverse events and medical errors
  • Second victim recovery
  1. Pregnancy
  2. Pregnancy complication
  3. Pregnancy loss
  • General Obstetrics
  • Obstetric infectious disease
  • Maternal morbidity and mortality
  • Adverse outcome index
  1. 2010
    Residency - Internship and Residency University of Washington Hospitals and Clinics Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. 2006
    Doctorate of MedicineUniversity of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  3. 2001
    Master in Health Science - Health Policy and ManagementJohn Hopkins School of Public Health
  4. 1998
    BS - Microbiology and Immunology Cum LaudeUniversity of Miami

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Excellence in Resident EducationUniversity of Washington
  2. 2006
    Gold Humanism Society InducteeUniversity of Minnesota
  3. 2001
    Delta Omega Honor Society InducteeJohn Hopkins School of Public Health

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberOB/GYN/Neo HELP Program
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberTeamSTEPPS Master Training Team for the Perinatal Practice, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  4. 2020 - present
    MemberDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology Quality Committee
  5. 2020 - present
    MemberOB Trigger Review
  6. 2018 - 2019
    Committee ChairHelping Healers Heal (H3 Program)
  7. 2017 - 2019
    Co-ChairUCLA Medical Center Medication Safety Committee
  8. 2016 - 2019
    Committee ChairUCLA Medical Center Patient Safety Committee
  9. 2016 - 2019
    Committee MemberLos Angeles Department of Health Servies Patient Safety Committee
  10. 2014 - 2016
    MemberUCLE Medical Center Bioethics Committee
  11. 2014 - 2016
    MemberUCLA Medical Center Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  12. 2014 - 2016
    Medical DirectorUCLA Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  13. 2013 - 2014
    CME Committee MemberCalifornia Family Health Council
  14. 2012 - 2014
    Co-ChairOB/GYN Simulation Interest Groupd for the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH)
  15. 2010 - 2012
    MemberPacific Northwest Healthcare Simulation Collaborative

Publications