Mildred M. Ramirez, MD


School Education Degree Year
Lawson Research Institute fellowship PostDoctoral Fellowship 1995
University of Texas Medical School at Houston fellowship Maternal Fetal Medicine 1993
University of Puerto Rico University Hospital residency Obstetrics & Gynecology 1991
University of Puerto Rico University Hospital internship Obstetrics & Gynecology 1988
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 1987

Personal Statement

Mildred M. Ramirez, MD, professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Dr. Ramirez has over 20 years of experience in the management of high risk pregnancies, specializing in clinical obstetrics, cancer in pregnancy, cervical insufficiency, and first trimester screening. She earned her medical degree and completed her residency at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Dr. Ramirez completed her fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center. She is also fluent in Spanish.


Organization Name Role
American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology Member
Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Member

Selected Publications

Pinnix CC, Osborne EM, Chihara D, Lai P, Zhou S, Ramirez MM, Oki Y,Hagemeister FB, Rodriguez AM, Samaniego F, Fowler N, Romaguera JE, Turturro F, Fayad L, Westin JR, Nastoupil L, Neelapu SS, Cheah CY, Dabaja BS, Milgrom SA, Smith GL, Horace P, Milbourne A, Wogan CF, Ballas L, Fanale MA. Maternal and Fetal Outcomes After Therapy for Hodgkin or Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Diagnosed During Pregnancy. JAMA Oncology 2016 Aug 1;2(8):1065-9. PubMed PMID: 27227654.

Murthy R, Theriault R, Barnett C, Hodge S, Ramirez MM, Milbourne A, Rimes S, Hortobagyi G, Valero V, Litton J.  Outcomes of children exposed in utero to chemotherapy for breast cancer.  Breast Cancer Research  2014; 16(6):500.

Galyean A, Garite TJ, Maurel K, Abril D, Adair CD, Browne P, Combs CA, How H, Iriye BK, Kominiarek M, Lu G, Luthy D, Miller H, Nageotte M, Ozcan T, Porto M, Ramirez MM, Sawai S, Sorokin Y, and the Obstetrix Perinatal Collaborative Research Network. Removal versus retention of cerclage in preterm premature rupture of membranes: A randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2014 211(4):399.

Haberman S, Saraf S, Zhang J, Landy HJ, Branch DW, Burkman R, Gregory KD, Ramirez MM, Bailit JL, Gonzalez-Quintero VH, Hibbard JU, Hoffman MK, Kominiarek M, Lu L, Van Veldhuisen P, Von Gruenigen V. Nonclinical parameters affecting primary ceserean rates in the United States. American Journal of Perinatology 2014 Mar; 31(3):213-22.

Faro JP, Bishop K, Riddle G, Ramirez MM, Katz AR, Turrentine MA, Faro S. Accuracy of an accelerated, culture-based assay for detection of group B streptococcus. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013; 2013:367935.