University of Utah Health Care maternal-fetal medicine obstetricians specialize in helping to make a high-risk situation less stressful to you, your baby and your family. Our specialists work hand-in-hand with you and your obstetrician to develop a plan of care tailored to you, whether your risk is during the term of your pregnancy, during labor and delivery or during the post-partum period.

We offer care, by evaluating, diagnosing and monitoring high risk pregnancy conditions, such as maternal medical problems, including high blood pressure or diabetes; fetal problems including birth defects or genetic conditions; or pregnancy problems, such as preterm labor, bleeding or triplets.

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Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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D. Ware Branch, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Branch is a Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist who treats high-risk pregnancy patients. He is internationally recognized for his research and focus on special interests within his specialty, including antiphosphilipid syndrome (APS), thrombotic disorders in pregnancy, and recurrent pregnancy loss. He has been in practice as a high-risk pregna... Read More

Specialties:

Genetics/Fetal Diagnosis, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Recurrent Miscarriage

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425
University Hospital
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Clinic 4
(801) 581-8425

Janice L. B. Byrne, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.5

4.5 out of 5

Janice L.B. Byrne, MD is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center. Dr. Byrne is Co-Director of the Utah Fetal Center at Primary Children's Hospital. She is on the faculty of the University of Utah Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling and member of the National Birth Defects Prevention Network. Dr. ... Read More

Specialties:

Clinical Genetics, Genetics/Fetal Diagnosis, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Obstetrical Ultrasound, Women's Genetic Counseling

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Physician Assistant

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Erin A. S. Clark, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Erin Clark, MD has been an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center since she completed her Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship at the University of Utah in 2009. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as the subspecialty of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She initiated the Pret... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center (801) 581-8425
University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Michael L. Draper, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Michael L. Draper, MD is an Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as the subspecialty of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. He has been with the University of Utah Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division since 2002. He is currently the Residency Program Director for the Department of Obstetrics... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Karen Gibbins, M.D.

Karen J. Gibbins, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She enjoys taking care of a wide variety of women with high risk pregnancies. Dr. Gibbins conducts research regarding women whose pregnancies have been complicated by problems with the placenta, including stillbirth, preeclampsia, fetal growth restriction, ... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Rita A. Paegle, D.N.P., M.S.N., C.N.M.

Rita Paegle, DNP, MSN, CNM, is a Certified Nurse Midwife at the University of Utah. She received her degree from the University of Utah. Her areas of clinical interest and expertise include international health care, policy, high risk obstetrics, health prevention and promotion, and OB triage. She is also fluent in Spanish.... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Midwifery Services, OB/Gyn, General

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Robert M. Silver, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Robert M. Silver, MD is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center who joined the University of Utah Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division after completing his fellowship there in 1994. He is serving as the Chief of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and as Co-Director of Labor and Delivery at the UUH... Read More

Specialties:

Genetics/Fetal Diagnosis, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Recurrent Miscarriage

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Marcela C. Smid, M.D., M.S., M.A.

Marcela C. Smid, M.D. M.A. M.S., is an Assistant Professor in the division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She cares for women with pregnancies complicated by a variety of maternal and fetal conditions. Dr. Smid’s research interests include maternal nutrition, the global maternal obesity epidemic, pregnancy after bariatric surgery, evidence-based care ... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

University Hospital
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Clinic 4
(801) 213-4133

Amy E. Sullivan, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Amy E. Sullivan, MD has been an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the UUHSC since completing her Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship there in 2003. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Her interests include multiple gestations and maternal cardiac disorders in pregnancy; however, Dr. S... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Locations:

Madsen Health Center (801) 581-8425
South Main Clinic (801) 581-8425
University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425

Trece B. Swanson, C.N.M., D.N.P., Ph.D.

Trece Swanson, DNP, CNM is the Director of Advanced Practice Clinicians (APC) and a Certified Nurse Midwife at the University of Utah. She received both a Master of Science (MS) degree and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from the University of Utah. She is a board certified nurse-midwife, and a member of the Utah Chapter of the America... Read More

Specialties:

Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Midwifery Services, Obstetrics

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425
University Neighborhood Partners - Hartland Clinic (801) 581-4014

Sandra E. Whitney, C.N.M.

Sandra Whitney, CNM is a Certified Nurse Midwife at the University of Utah. She received her degree from the University of Utah. Her areas of clinical interest and expertise include all aspects of women's healthcare, particularly high-risk pregnancies.... Read More

Specialties:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Midwifery Services, Nurse-midwifery

Locations:

University Hospital
OB Diagnostic Center
(801) 581-8425