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Veronique Tache, M.D. View profile as PDF

Veronique  Tache

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Taché believes in complete, patient centered care for education and treatment of women with high-risk pregnancies.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Taché specializes in taking care of women with high-risk pregnancies. Her clinical interests include fetal growth abnormalities, multiples and higher order multiples, prevention of preterm birth, maternal coagulation disorders and endocrine disorders. Dr. Taché’s research interests include placental based diseases including fetal growth restriction, and comparison of current treatment outcomes of patients with multiple gestations with various imaging modalities. Other interests include fellow, resident and medical student education.


Assistant Professor


Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology


Maternal Fetal Medicine


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic
4860 Y St., Suite 2500
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-6900

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Other Languages:

French, Spanish


M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 2003
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 1998


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2004


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2007


UC San Diego, San Diego, California, 2010

Board Certifications:

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2009
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2012

Professional Memberships:

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Society for Gynecologic Investigation
Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine

Select Honors and Awards:

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) New Investigator Finalist, 2010

California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Training Program recipient, 2009

NIH New Investigator Travel Award, International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA), 2009

Fellows Teaching Award, UCSD, 2008

Select Recent Publications:

Wan JJ, Schrimmer D, Taché V, Quinn K, Lacoursiere DY, James G, Benirschke K, Pretorius DH. Current practices in determining amnionicity and chorionicity in multiple gestations. Prenat Diagn. 2011 Jan;31(1):125-30. doi: 10.1002/pd.2663.

Taché V, LaCoursiere DY, Saleemuddin A, Parast MM. Placental expression of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1/soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 correlates with severity of clinical preeclampsia and villous hypermaturity. Hum Pathol. 2011 Sep;42(9):1283-8. Epub 2011 Feb 21.

Tache V, Tarsa, M, Romine L, Pretorius D. Three Dimensional Obstetric Ultrasound. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 29: 147-55 (2008).

Lu MC, Tache V, Alexander GR, Kotelchuck M, Halfon N. Preventing low birth weight: Is prenatal care the answer? J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med.13:362-80 (2003)

To see if Veronique Tache is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).