Rachel A. Maassen, MD, MBA

Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology - General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical Director for Clinical Risk Management for Carver College of Medicine, the University of Iowa Physicians Group, and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Director, Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact Information

Primary Office
51210 Pomerantz Family Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
MD, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
MBA, University of Iowa Tippie School of Management
Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Research Summary

Minimally invasive surgery

Hospital and Clinical Administration focusing on productivity in the academic setting as a result of patient and provider satisfaction.

Resident Education in minimally invasive surgery and resident preparedness for entering the business of medicine.


Maassen, R. A. (2011). Calcium and vitamin D for the reproductive female. Proc Obstet Gynecol., 2(2), 18.

Ryan, G. L., Maassen, R. A., Dokras, A., Syrop, C. H. & Van Voorhis, B. J. (2005). A Majority of Women Delay Childbearing in Both Female and Infertile Groups Despite Understanding the Risks of Aging on Fertility.

Christensen, A. J., Maassen, R. A., Ehlers, S. L. & Schultz, S. K. (1999). Environment and Longevity in Schizophrenia. (Vols. 61). (2), pp. 141-5. Psychosomatic Medicine. PMID: 10204964.

Schultz, S., Maassen, R. A. (1998). A Retrospective Analysis of Hypoglycemic Treatment of Schizophrenia. (Vols. 6). pp. 43. Am J Geriatric Psychiatry.