Marissa Raymond-Flesch, MD, MPH

Adolescent medicine specialist

Dr. Marissa Raymond-Flesch provides primary and specialty care for adolescent and young adult patients, including sports physical exams. She specializes in reproductive health care for adolescents and management of chronic illnesses in adolescents and young adults. She also cares for young patients with such common teenage health issues as eating disorders, depression, anxiety and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Raymond-Flesch's research investigates access to care for adolescents and young adults, with a particular interest in improving reproductive health care access for minority and border communities.

Raymond-Flesch earned a master of public health degree, focused on public and adolescent health, from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. She then earned her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medicine. She completed a residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at Mount Sinai Hospital, followed by a fellowship in adolescent and young adult medicine and a fellowship in health policy at UCSF.

Raymond-Flesch is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Society for Pediatric Research and American Public Health Association.


Adolescent and Young Adult Clinic at Mission Bay
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2002
Fax: (415) 353-2466

Adolescent and Young Adult Clinic at Mount Zion
2330 Post St., Suite 219
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-2002
Fax: (415) 353-2466

More about Marissa Raymond-Flesch


Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, MPH 2007
Weill Cornell Medicine 2008


Mount Sinai Hospital, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 2012


UCSF, Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine 2016
UCSF, Health Policy 2016

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Raymond-Flesch M. The Negative Health Consequences of Anti-Immigration Policies. J Adolesc Health. 2018 May; 62(5):505-506.
  2. Siemons R, Raymond-Flesh M, Auerswald CL, Brindis CD. Coming of Age on the Margins: Mental Health and Wellbeing Among Latino Immigrant Young Adults Eligible for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 06; 19(3):543-551.
  3. Raymond-Flesch M. To Address Health Disparities for Latino Youth, Promote Their Engagement in Health Care. J Adolesc Health. 2017 May; 60(5):477-478.
  4. Raymond-Flesch M, Auerswald C, McGlone L, Comfort M, Minnis A. Building social capital to promote adolescent wellbeing: a qualitative study with teens in a Latino agricultural community. BMC Public Health. 2017 02 08; 17(1):177.
  5. Raymond-Flesch M, Siemons R, Brindis CD. Research and Engagement Strategies for Young Adult Immigrants Without Documentation: Lessons Learned Through Community Partnership. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2016; 10(3):373-382.
  6. Raymond-Flesch M, Siemons R, Pourat N, Jacobs K, Brindis CD. "There is no help out there and if there is, it's really hard to find": a qualitative study of the health concerns and health care access of Latino "DREAMers". J Adolesc Health. 2014 Sep; 55(3):323-8.
  7. Lin A.J., Raymond M., Catallozzi M., Ryan O., Rickert V.I.. Relationship Violence in Adolescence. Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews. 2008; (18):530-443.
  8. Raymond, M., Bogdanovich, L., Brahmi, D., Cardinal, L.J., Fager, G.L., Frattarelli, L.C., Hecker, G., Jarpe, A.E., Viera, A., Kantor, L., Santelli, J.S.. State Refusal of Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Programs. Sexuality Research and Social Policy: Journal of NSRC. 2008; (5):44-55.
  9. Raymond M., Catallozzi M., Lin A.J., Ryan O., Rickert V.I.. The Development of Intimate Relationships in Adolescence. Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews. 2008; (18):449-459.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.