Sarah Ward Prager M.D., M.A.S.

 Sarah  Ward Prager M.D., M.A.S.

Bio

Dr. Prager is a UW associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is the director of the Family Planning Division and Family…

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Patient Care Philosophy

I believe in working with women to provide them with the safest, most effective solution to their health-care wants and needs.  The doctor-patient relationship is a collaboration in which we are both working toward an ideal state of health.

Personal Interests

Running, mountaineering, baking, music.

Clinical Interests

She provides the full spectrum of general obstetrics and gynecologic care. Her special clinical focus is in family planning, helping women navigate their needs around abortion, contraception and miscarriage.

Research Interests

Post-abortion contraception, IUDs, Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC), miscarriage management and global reproductive health.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of California, San FranciscoMaster2006
Univ. of Texas SouthwesternMedical education2000
Univ. of Calif. San Francisco (OB/GYN)Fellowship
Univ. of Vermont/Fletcher Hallen Health CareInternship
Univ. of Vermont/Fletcher Hallen Health CareResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2000

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Obstetrics & GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology2005
Dr. Prager is a UW associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is the director of the Family Planning Division and Family Planning Fellowship. She is board certified with the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Prager received her undergraduate degree summa cum laude in Romance Languages and Literature from Princeton University in 1993. She received her M.D. degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2000 and completed an internship and residency at the University of Vermont. She then completed a Family Planning Fellowship and a Masters in Advanced Studies (MAS) in Clinical Research at the University of California, San Francisco.

In June of 2010, Dr. Prager completed the Teaching Scholars Program at the University of Washington designed to enhance advanced teaching techniques for medical learners. She also has participated in reproductive health training and evaluation in Zambia, Uganda and Nepal.