Juha P. RasanenM.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine


  • OB/GYN
  • Perinatology

Special focus on

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Perinatology


Dr. Rasanen has a special interest in maternal-fetal medicine, perinatology and fetal ultrasound. His current research focuses on fetal cardiovascular hemodynamics. Dr. Rasanen chose to pursue a career in medicine because it offered him the opportunity to help people and to learn more about the complexity of the human body.

Born in Oulu, Finland, Dr. Rasanen moved to Portland and joined OHSU because of our excellent research environment for fetal cardiovascular physiology. In his leisure time, he enjoys outdoor activities.


  • M.D., 1986, University of Oulu
  • Ph.D., 1992, University of Oulu
  • Residency:

    • University of Oulu, Finland
  • Fellowship:

    • Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA


  • English
  • Finnish