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Manisha Gandhi, MD


Maternal Fetal Medicine

Contact Information

6651 Fannin Street
Suite F420
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Phone: 832-826-4636 (4-MFM)
Fax: 832-825-9402


School Education Degree Year
Mount Sinai School of Medicine fellowship Maternal Fetal Medicine 2009
Mount Sinai School of Medicine residency Obstetrics & Gynecology 2006
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio medical school Doctor of Medicine 2002

Personal Statement

Dr. Manisha Gandhi is a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist and maternal-fetal medicine specialist in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She sees patients at the Maternal Fetal Medicine Center at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women. She serves as the Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic Chief and Director of the Program for Multiples at the Pavilion for Women. In addition, she has a strong interest in residency education and serves as one of the associate residency program directors for obstetrics and gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Gandhi cares for high risk pregnancies complicated by maternal and/or fetal issues. She has a special interest in prenatal diagnosis and multiple gestations. She performs invasive procedures such as chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis at the Pavilion for Women. As Director of the Program for Multiples, she coordinates consultation services for patients with multiple gestations which incorporates dietary and genetics counseling along with maternal-fetal medicine consultation. Dr. Gandhi also has an interest in international health and works with undergraduate students from Rice University on projects facilitating development of resources for obstetrical care for underserved populations.


Organization Name Role
American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology Member
American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine Member
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Member
Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Member

Selected Publications

Gandhi M, Hosseinzadeh P, Salmanian B, Moaddab A, Golabbakhsh H, Clark SL, Shamshirsaz A. Dietary Consultation Effect on Weight Gain in Twin Pregnancies. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine 2016.

Barsan VV, Briceno V, Gandhi M, Jea A. Long-term follow-up and pregnancy after complete sacrectomy with lumbopelvic reconstruction: case report and literature review. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Jan 4;16(1):1. PubMed PMID: 26728010; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4700628.

Wilson B, Burt B, Baker B, Clark SL, Belfort M, Gandhi M. Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring During Surgical Correction of Spontaneous Pneumothorax During Pregnancy: Lessons in In Utero Resuscitation. Obstetrics & Gynecology 2016 Jan;127(1):136-8. PubMed PMID: 26646121.

Hosseinzadeh P, Shamshirsaz AA, Javadian P, Espinoza J, Gandhi M, Ruano R, Cass DL, Olutoye OA, Belfort MA. Prenatal Therapy of Large Placental Chorioangiomas: Case Report and Review of the Literature. AJP Rep 2015 Oct;5(2):e196-202. Epub 2015 Aug 3. PubMed PMID: 26495184; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4603846.

Gandhi M, Devaraj S, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Mastrobattista J. The effect of body mass index on post-vaccination maternal and neonatal pertussis antibody levels. Journal of Reproductive Immunology 2015 Jun 27;112:34-37. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26232148.