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George A. Macones, MD, MSCE

Mitchell and Elaine Yanow Professor and Head, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fellowship Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Specialty Areas

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Clinical Epidemiology

Board Certifications

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Progress West Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Maternal-fetal medicine, maternal chronic disease in the preconception period and pregnancy, obstetric complications, basic and comprehensive obstetric ultrasound, gynecologic ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, diagnostic procedures, genetic amniocentesis, percutaneous umbilical cord blood sampling (aka, PUBS or cordocentesis), birth defects, isoimmunization, hydrops, miscarriage, chromosomal disorders, Down syndrome, fetal anomalies, fetal growth abnormalities, genetic counseling, genetic screening, genetic testing, genetics, gynecologic ultrasound, women's health, nuchal translucency, pelvic ultrasound, placental abnormalities and imaging, prenatal diagnosis, prenatal testing, adnexal tumors and imaging, advanced maternal age, amniocentesis, vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC), uterine masses and imaging, prenatal ultrasound, and first trimester screening.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Suite: 710
Floor: 7
Office Phone: (314) 454-8181
Fax: (314) 747-1429

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Building D

3023 N. Ballas Road
Fourth Floor, Suite 450
St. Louis, MO 63131

Office Phone: 314-996-6000
Fax: 314-996-6069

Education

Education

Fellowship: Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1996
M.S.C.E.: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1996
Fellowship: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1994
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1992
Medical Degree: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1988
B.A.: Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1984

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Risk of Maternal Morbidity with Increasing Number of Cesareans.
Sondgeroth KE, Wan L, Rampersad RM, Stout MJ, Macones GA, Cahill AG, Tuuli MG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Oct 29; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1673653.

PMID:
    30372778
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of Oligohydramnios on Fetal Heart Rate Patterns during Term Labor Induction.
Rhoades JS, Stout MJ, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Oct 29; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1675152.

PMID:
    30372774
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Large for gestational age and stillbirth: Is there a role for antenatal testing?
Carter EB, Stockburger J, Tuuli MG, Macones GA, Odibo AO, Trudell AS
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Oct 24; doi: 10.1002/uog.20162.

PMID:
    30353961
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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True knot at the time of delivery: electronic fetal monitoring characteristics and neonatal outcomes.
Carter EB, Chu CS, Thompson Z, Tuuli MG, Macones GA, Cahill AG
J Perinatol. 2018 Oct 15; doi: 10.1038/s41372-018-0250-4.

PMID:
    30323323
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of Immediate vs Delayed Pushing on Rates of Spontaneous Vaginal Delivery Among Nulliparous Women Receiving Neuraxial Analgesia: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Cahill AG, Srinivas SK, Tita ATN, Caughey AB, Richter HE, Gregory WT, Liu J, Woolfolk C, Weinstein DL, Mathur AM, Macones GA, Tuuli MG
JAMA. 2018 Oct 9; 320(14)1444-1454. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.13986.

PMID:
    30304425
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluation of patient- versus provider-collected vaginal swabs for microbiome analysis during pregnancy.
Wylie KM, Blankenship SA, Tuuli MG, Macones GA, Stout MJ
BMC Res Notes. 2018 Oct 5; 11(1)706. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3809-4.

PMID:
    30290831
    [PubMed - in process]
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Guidelines for Antenatal and Preoperative care in Cesarean Delivery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations (Part 1).
Wilson RD, Caughey AB, Wood SL, Macones GA, Wrench IJ, Huang J, Norman M, Pettersson K, Fawcett WJ, Shalabi MM, Metcalfe A, Gramlich L, Nelson G
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Sep 18; pii: S0002-9378(18)30763-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.09.015.

PMID:
    30240657
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Implementation and Outcomes of Universal Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping at Term.
Rhoades JS, Wesevich VG, Tuuli MG, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Sep 12; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1669908.

PMID:
    30208504
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Clinical Diagnosis of Placenta Accreta and Clinicopathological Outcomes.
Rosenbloom JI, Hirshberg JS, Stout MJ, Cahill AG, Macones GA, Tuuli MG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Sep 7; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1670635.

PMID:
    30193384
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Guidelines for intraoperative care in Cesarean Delivery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Society Recommendations.
Caughey AB, Wood SL, Macones GA, Wrench IJ, Huang J, Norman M, Pettersson K, Fawcett WJ, Shalabi MM, Metcalfe A, Gramlich L, Nelson G, Wilson RD
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Aug 14; pii: S0002-9378(18)30658-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.08.006.

PMID:
    30118692
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Labor Induction versus Expectant Management in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women.
Grobman WA, Rice MM, Reddy UM, Tita ATN, Silver RM, Mallett G, Hill K, Thom EA, El-Sayed YY, Perez-Delboy A, Rouse DJ, Saade GR, Boggess KA, Chauhan SP, Iams JD, Chien EK, Casey BM, Gibbs RS, Srinivas SK, Swamy GK, Simhan HN, Macones GA, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Aug 9; 379(6)513-523. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1800566.

PMID:
    30089070
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Oxygen vs Room Air on Intrauterine Fetal Resuscitation: A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial.
Raghuraman N, Wan L, Temming LA, Woolfolk C, Macones GA, Tuuli MG, Cahill AG
JAMA Pediatr. 2018 Sep 1; 172(9)818-823. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.1208.

PMID:
    30039159
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of a Home-Based Lifestyle Intervention on Breastfeeding Initiation Among Socioeconomically Disadvantaged African American Women with Overweight or Obesity.
Lewkowitz AK, López JD, Stein RI, Rhoades JS, Schulz RC, Woolfolk CL, Macones GA, Haire-Joshu D, Cahill AG
Breastfeed Med. 2018 Jul/Aug; 13(6)418-425. doi: 10.1089/bfm.2018.0006.

PMID:
    29912571
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical implications of umbilical artery Doppler changes after betamethasone administration<sup>†</sup>.
Raghuraman N, Porcelli B, Temming LA, Macones GA, Cahill AG, Tuuli MG, Dicke JM
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2018 Jun 27; 1-7. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2018.1484095.

PMID:
    29863424
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The vaginal eukaryotic DNA virome and preterm birth.
Wylie KM, Wylie TN, Cahill AG, Macones GA, Tuuli MG, Stout MJ
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Aug; 219(2)189.e1-189.e12. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.04.048.

PMID:
    29738749
    [PubMed - in process]
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Normal Cervical Effacement in Term Labor.
Rhoades JS, Stout MJ, Woolfolk C, Tuuli MG, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Apr 24; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1645858.

PMID:
    29689580
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Prediction Model for Severe Maternal Morbidity in Laboring Patients at Term.
Rosenbloom JI, Tuuli MG, Stout MJ, Young OM, Woolfolk CL, López JD, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Feb 8; doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1626716.

PMID:
    29528468
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A prospective cohort study of fetal heart rate monitoring: deceleration area is predictive of fetal acidemia.
Cahill AG, Tuuli MG, Stout MJ, López JD, Macones GA
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 May; 218(5)523.e1-523.e12. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.01.026.

PMID:
    29408586
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reply.
Macones GA
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov 4; pii: S0002-9378(17)31232-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.10.039.

PMID:
    29305248
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Epidurals and the Modern Labor Curve: How Epidural Timing Impacts Fetal Station during Active Labor.
Lewkowitz AK, Tuuli MG, Stout MJ, Woolfolk C, Roehl K, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Apr; 35(5)421-426. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1617457.

PMID:
    29287297
    [PubMed - in process]
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