Laura DiGiovanni, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology, Director of Obstetrical Ultrasound & Fetal Imaging, Perinatal Center Neonatal Co-Director
Work Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology 820 S. Wood Street, M/C 808 Chicago IL 60612 Work Phone: 312-996-7300 Work Fax: 312-996-4238 Work Phone: Center for Women's Health 312-413-3890 Work Fax: Center for Women's Health 312-413-3894
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Biographical Info

Board Certification

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 

Medical School

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Illinois at Chicago


Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Chicago

Medical Ethics, University of Chicago


Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine


Laura DiGiovanni, MD  is an Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine.

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 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

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, Chicago, IL, June 4-7, 2015
Invited faculty: “Ethical Issues in Ob/Gyn”.

Categories: Maternal-Fetal Medicine Faculty, Our Faculty, Perinatal Center