Susanne Ramos, MD

OB/GYN located in Santa Barbara, CA

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we are now offering telemedicine appointments to those patients whom would prefer not to come in.

Our normal working hours to be reached are Monday through Friday 9am-5pm (closed Noon-1pm for lunch). If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency please check in to the nearest emergency room, otherwise please feel free to leave a detailed message and we will be checking messages every few hours throughout the day.

We kindly ask that you do not check in to Emergency Room or Labor and delivery unless it is life threatening due to COVID-19. If you are an OB patient and experiencing any symptoms of decreased fetal movement, vaginal bleeding or leakage of fluid please head to labor and delivery. If none of these apply to you please wait until the following morning for us to answer any questions/concerns. If you are experiencing any signs of a fever please be advised to take Tylenol and NOT Motrin.

Telemedicine Now Available!
How It Works: Telemedicine Is A Virtual Healthcare Consultation Via Facetime to Help Diagnose Common Gynecological Conditions.

About Dr. Ramos

Susanne Ramos, MD, of Santa Barbara, California, is an award-winning, board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. After receiving her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Ramos served her residency at the University of Southern California Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. She is one the obstetrics and gynecology specialists on staff at Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.  

Dr. Ramos and her team of nurse practitioners believe in excellence in women’s health care, providing compassionate care for all stages of life, including adolescence, the childbearing years, perimenopause and menopause, and beyond. Their mission is to provide high-quality, personalized medical care. The office offers everything necessary for contemporary diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic and obstetrical abnormalities, but also places a major emphasis on wellness and disease prevention.

The practice provides the following services:

  • Specialized and personalized care in the prevention and treatment of female reproductive disease
  • Well woman exams for women in all stages of life
  • Comprehensive childbearing services including preconception counseling, infertility counseling, prenatal care, and delivery
  • MonaLisa Touch® treatments
  • SculpSure® treatments

Dr. Ramos proudly provides services with care and compassion, catering to her patients’ immediate health needs while targeting improvements to their overall wellbeing.

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Susanne Ramos, MD

Susanne Ramos, MD, of Santa Barbara, California, is an award-winning, board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. After receiving her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Ramos served her residency at the University of Southern California Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. She is one the obstetrics and gynecology specialists on staff at Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.  

Dr. Ramos and her team of nurse practitioners believe in excellence in women’s health care, providing compassionate care for all stages of life, including adolescence, the childbearing years, perimenopause and menopause, and beyond. Their mission is to provide high-quality, personalized medical care. The office offers everything necessary for contemporary diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic and obstetrical abnormalities, but also places a major emphasis on wellness and disease prevention.

The practice provides the following services:

Dr. Ramos proudly provides services with care and compassion, catering to her patients’ immediate health needs while targeting improvements to their overall wellbeing.


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Call our office now to schedule your appointment for The Monalisa Touch or Sculpsure procedure, and for a limited time receive $500 off for The New Year until January 31st!

 
 

Now offering midwifery services if interested.





We are excited to introduce our nurse-midwife, Maribeth Claassen, who will be delivering at Cottage Hospital and taking call with Dr. Ramos beginning in January 2020.

Maribeth provides full scope midwifery care, which encompasses well-women care throughout the lifespan along with expertise in the care of women during low-risk pregnancy, labor and birth.

 Maribeth earned her bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and holds a masters in nursing from the University of Pennsylvania. She is board certified through the American Midwifery Certification Board and has over nine years of experience delivering babies as a midwife.

A former NICU nurse, Maribeth has a variety of experience as a midwife. Following her training at Penn, Maribeth completed a fellowship at a freestanding birth center on the Texas-Mexico border. She then worked in private practice in Los Angeles where she held privileges at Cedars-Sinai and St John's in Santa Monica as well as attending births within the home.

Maribeth has spent the past five years working as a laborist in downtown Los Angeles with a large midwifery practice where she cares for an underserved population at California Hospital Medical Center. During this time she has been a part of Dr. Ramos's office family seeing patients twice a week in our office here as well as assisting Dr. Ramos with C-sections. We are excited for her expanded role in our office and at Cottage Hospital beginning in January.

 Maribeth lives in Mission Canyon with her husband and three boys, the first a C-section and the second and third successful VBACs.

What we offer

Services

Cynosure
  • SculpSure is a non-invasive laser treatment for the reduction of stubborn fat in areas like the abdomen and flanks. The procedure takes 25 minutes, is minimally painful, and requires no downtime. Clinical trials show an average of 24% reduction in fat volume after a single treatment.

We are able to provide financing options to our patients with LendingUSA.

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Our Team

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  • Heidi  Halbert, NP
    Heidi Halbert, NP
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Andrea   Strand
    Andrea Strand
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Maribeth   Claassen
    Maribeth Claassen
    Nurse Practitioner Midwife
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  • Yelp

    "Dr. Ramos is the best doctor I've ever had. She's personable, knowledgeable, dedicated to her patients, and attentive. I feel very lucky to have found her."

    Christin A.
  • Vitals

    "I have had 4 different OBGYN's in the past 15 years and she has been the best. I recommend her to everyone. Just wish I knew about her when I had my kids!"

    Verified Patient
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Ramos is excellent. She coached me through labor like a champion and exuded competence and calm throughout. Highly recommended."

    Mar P.
  • Vitals

    "Dr. Ramos is very professional and caring. I am very grateful for her knowledge and help during the birth of my baby."

    Verified Patient
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Ramos is as good as it gets! She is intelligent, thorough, compassionate, funny and generous with her time. My wife and I recommend her to everyone!"

    Sean F.
  • Yelp

    "She's kind, compassionate, caring, extremely knowledgable in her field, a mother of four, and really keeps you sane during your pregnancy."

    Lauren C.
  • Yelp

    "You will never find a more caring doctor and staff!!!! She is absolutely the best. She takes the time to listen and care."

    DeeDee H.
  • Yelp

    "Dr Ramos was an excellent doctor with a great knowledge and a lot of patience,I was diagnosed with PCOS during my visit but she never let me down..."

    Silpa V.