Micaela Della Torre

Micaela Della Torre MD, MS, FACOG

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology,
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Center for Women’s Health:
Phone: (312) 413-7500
Fax: (312) 996-7430

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

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

Medical SchoolResidencyFellowshipGraduate

University of Milan

Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Chicago

Maternal Fetal Medicine

University of Illinois at Chicago

Clinical and Translational Science, SPH

University of Illinois at Chicago


Dr. Della Torre completed her medical degree at the University of Milan, followed by a residency in OB/Gyn.  She then moved to the US and completed an OBGYN residency at the University of Chicago.  Dr. Della Torre completed a MFM fellowship and Masters of Science (Clinical and Translational Science, SPH) at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2009.

From 2017 to 2019, Dr. Della Torre acted as the Director of the Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship. She is actively involved in clinical research as a faculty mentor for MFM fellows, OBGYN residents and medical students.

In 2018, Dr. Della Torre received the UIC Rising Star award for Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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

Dr. Della Torre provides obstetrical care for high risk pregnancies. She has expertise in obstetrical and medical diagnosis during pregnancy with a specialty in the diagnosis and ultrasound of fetal anomalies. Dr. Della Torre also specializes in multiple gestations, prematurity, prevention and ultrasound diagnosis.

Dr. Della Torre is fluent in Italian.

Recent Publications

Della Torre M, Sutherland MB, DiGiovanni LM. Pearls in Clinical Obstetrics: Challenges in Anticoagulation in Pregnancy. Minerva Gynecol 2019 Apr;71(2):125-132.

Morgan J, Della Torre M, Whelan AR, Rodriguez SM, DiGiovanni LM. A Case of Massive Hepatic Infarction in a Patient with HELLP Syndrome. American Journal of Perinatology Report. 2019;09(01):e84-e87.

Enakpene CA, Pontarelli KN, Della Torre M. Comparison of continuation of low-molecular weight heparin versus switching to unfractionated heparin in the peripartum. American Journal of Perinatology. 2019; Epub Feb 28.

Smid MC, Bjardwaj NR, DiGiovanni LM, Eggener S, Della Torre M. Renal hemorrhagic actinomycotic abscess in pregnancy: A case report and review. Infectious Disease Reports 2014; 6:5157.

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.

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