Mark David Pearlman MD

Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Clinical Interests:

Breast Cancer, Women with BRCA gene mutations and other genetic predispositions to gyn and breast concerns

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Medical School or Training

  • Michigan State University, 1984


  • William Beaumont Hospital, Obstetrics & Gynecology, MI, 1989


  • Internal Medicine Infectious Disease, Baylor College of Medicine, 1990

Board Certification

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology


His research interests include trauma during pregnancy, patient safety and clinical delivery of quality care, infections in ob gyn and breast disease. Dr. Pearlman continues to be a world leader in ways to improve automobile safety during pregnancy.


Dr. Mark Pearlman is a 1984 graduate of the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. After completing a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, and a fellowship in infectious diseases at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, he joined the faculty at the University of Michigan in 1990. Dr. Pearlman currently serves as vice chair and service chief in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He also holds an appointment as professor in the Department of Surgery and is associate chief of clinical affairs for the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers. Dr. Pearlman has been on the surgical staff of the Breast Care Center since 1990 with particular expertise in the management of women with increased genetic risks for breast and ovarian cancer as well as the management of benign breast disease.