Colleen P. McNally, MD, FACOG

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Welcome to FSMG!

We are so pleased to announce Dr. Colleen McNally to our FSMG team. Dr. McNally has joined us as an experienced board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. She has served the San Diego community for thirty years at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns and UCSD.

Dr. McNally brings her expertise and skills to FSMG and reproductive medicine. Dr. McNally will partner with Dr. Morales and Dr. Shelly to continue to bring personalized, patient-centered care for our patients.

About Dr. McNally

Dr. Colleen McNally graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in 1988. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Chicago Lying-in Hospital. Since her residency, Dr. McNally has worked diligently to offer comprehensive reproductive health care across the lifespan for women in both obstetrics and gynecology.

Before joining Fertility Specialist Medical Group in 2021, Dr. McNally worked at UC San Diego as an attending physician. Prior to UCSD, Dr. McNally was a partner with Women’s Health Care in San Diego, California. In addition to her private practice, Dr. McNally served as the Chief Medical Officer for the Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Infants, and she is dedicated to ensuring quality patient care and safety.

Dr. McNally provides nurturing care for women through all the stages of life — from childhood, reproduction, and menopause. Her professional interests include the diagnosis and treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding, preconception and obstetrical care, preventive health, and treatment of the symptoms of menopause.  Her personalized approach to patient care combines individualized support coupled with evidence-based medicine, patient safety, and quality. In her spare time, Dr. McNally is an active community volunteer, an avid traveler and hiker with her husband, and a mother to three adult children.

Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern Univ, 1988


University of Iowa, 1984


Chicago Lying-in Hospital

Obstetrics & Gynecology, 1988 – 1992

Awards and Credentials

Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors: 1st Edition

San Diego Magazine: 2020

Exceptional Women in Medicine: 2020


American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecologists-Board Certified

California Licensed Physician: G74059

National Board of Medical Examiners-Diplomate


San Diego County Medical Society Top Doctor (selected by peers for 13 times, an achievement.

awarded to less than 50 San Diego physicians)

University of California, San Diego, (medical student teaching award, honorable mention, June


Phi Beta Kappa

Mortar Board National Honor Society

Phi Beta Sigma Freshmen National Honor Society, University of Iowa

Iowa Honors Scholar

Society Memberships

American College of Obstetrician and Gynecologist-Fellow

California Medical Association

San Diego County Medical Society

North American Menopause Society

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