Advanced Obstetrics Fellowship

San Joaquin General Hospital- Family Medicine Residency Program and the Department of OB/GYN invite highly motivated applicants to join our Advanced Obstetrics Fellowship. Our program features innovative curriculum that prepares fellows to effectively address critical maternal health needs and it combines training in maternity care, operative obstetrics including cesarean section, tubal ligation, D&C and obstetric repairs as well as office based gynecology procedures and ultrasound. Our faculty consist of FM/OB physicians, obstetrician gynecologists and perinatologists. The fellow will have the opportunity to work with diverse and high risk obstetrical patients.  We offer a generous compensation and benefits package.  


Competency areas after one year of fellowship

  • Cesarean sections
  • High risk pregnancy (preeclampsia, premature labor, diabetes)
  • Colposcopy
  • Ultrasound in obstetrics
  • Post-partum tubal ligation



  • Management of L&D floor
  • Outpatient L&D
  • Outpatient gynecology
  • Outpatient women's health procedure clinic
  • Outpatient management of high risk pregnancies with UC Davis perinatologist


Fellowship Coordinators

  • Dr. Imad Kafilmout. MD
  • Dr. Lauren Brown-Berchtold, MD


Graduates from our Fellowship

  • Sabhrup Biring, MD



Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and CV to Imad Kafilmout, MD at  The deadline for applications has passed for the 2018-2019 fellowship year.  In the past, our deadline for application were in March, for a July start.