OU Medicine News

NEWS RELEASE

August 31, 2018 

MATERNAL-FETAL MEDICINE SPECIALIST JOINS PRACTICE         

      PierceStephanie-MFM01OKLAHOMA CITY – Stephanie L. Pierce, M.D., a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, has joined the staff of OU Physicians. She has also been named an assistant professor with the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.

      Maternal-fetal medicine physicians -- also called perinatologists -- are obstetrician-gynecologists who completed additional training in the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing care of complicated pregnancies.

      Pierce is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. She completed a maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at the OU College of Medicine. She completed her obstetrics-gynecology residency at Case Western Reserve University-Cleveland Clinic Foundation-MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. She earned her medical degree from the OU College of Medicine and later earned a master of science degree in physiology from the OU Health Sciences Center Department of Physiology.

    Pierce is a member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.

      OU Physicians maternal-fetal medicine specialists see patients at The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center. For an appointment with an OU Physicians maternal-fetal medicine specialist, call (405) 271-5400.

      With more than 1,050 doctors and advanced practice providers, OU Physicians is the state’s largest physician group. The practice encompasses almost every adult and child specialty. Many OU Physicians have expertise in the management of complex conditions that is unavailable anywhere else in the state, region or sometimes even the nation. Some have pioneered surgical procedures or innovations in patient care that are world firsts.

      OU Physicians see patients in their offices at the OU Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City and at clinics in Edmond, Midwest City, Lawton and other cities around Oklahoma. When hospitalization is necessary, they often admit patients to OU Medical Center. Many also care for their patients in other hospitals around the metro area. OU Physicians serve as faculty at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and train the region’s future physicians.