Dr. Stephen Emery is an Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Sciences, Maternal Fetal Medicine, at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. He is also the Director of the Center for Innovative Fetal Intervention at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.
Dr. Emery is the principal provider of fetal therapy for this geographic region. He is the main instructor on fetal therapy for Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellows, Ob/Gyn residents and medical students. Dr. Emery is a member of the North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet) and served as the Chair of the Steering Committee, where he was responsible for the organization’s research agenda. He has recently conducted, through NAFTNet, a multinational, multicenter, multidisciplinary study on the treatment of early-stage twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) which was published in a major medical journal and presented at the 36th International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society (IFMSS) meeting in August of 2016.
Dr. Emery is leading an international evidence-based reassessment of ventriculoamniotic shunting for fetal severe hydrocephalus through NAFTNet and IFMSS. His clinical, research and education efforts revolve around fetal therapy.
Dr. Emery received his MD from the University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama. He continued his education with a Residency and Fellowship at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio.
Dr. Emery’s professional society memberships include:
2013 – Present: International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society
2007 - Present: North American Fetal Therapy Network
2000 - Present: Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
1991 - Present: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists