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Laura Digiovanni

Laura DiGiovanni, MD, FACOG

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
Director, Maternal Fetal Medicine,
Director, Obstetrical Ultrasound & Fetal Imaging Unit

High Risk Obstetrics:
Phone: (312) 413-3890
Fax: (312) 413-3894

Academic Office:
Phone: (312) 996-7300
Fax: (312) 996-4238

Medical SchoolResidencyFellowship

Case Western Reserve University

Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Illinois at Chicago

Maternal Fetal Medicine

University of Chicago

Biography

Dr. Laura DiGiovanni is an Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. In 2017, Dr. DiGiovanni assumed the role of Director, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Interim Director, OB Services at UI Health.

Dr. DiGiovanni completed her medical degree at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, followed by a residency in OBGYN at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  She completed a Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship at University of Chicago followed by subspecialty training in Medical Ethics. She joined the department in 2014.

Dr. DiGiovanni is double board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal Fetal Medicine.

Dr. DiGiovanni provides obstetrical care for high risk pregnancies. She is an expert in advanced ultrasound, fetal diagnosis and the management of pregnancies complicated by high-risk conditions. She has additional expertise in chromosomal abnormalities, genetic conditions and structural fetal anomalies detected during ultrasound

Recent Publications

Enakpene C, Marshalla M, Jones T, DiGiovanni L, Mastrogiannis M, Della Torre M. Cervical cerclage for patients on vaginal progesterone with progressively cervical shortening. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in press.

Lopes Perdigao J, McQueen D, Nunes K, DiGiovanni L. “Postpartum Hemorrhage Management in the Setting of Mechanical Heart Valves”. Case reports, Journal of Perinatal Medicine 2016, accepted.

Byrne J, Straub H, DiGiovanni L, Chor J. “Evaluation of Ethics Education in Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Programs”. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2015;212(3):397.e1-8.

Recent Presentations

International Gynecologic Society 93rd Annual Scientific Meeting, Invited faculty: “Ethical Issues in Ob/Gyn”, Chicago, IL, June 4-7, 2015.