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Omar M. Young, MD

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Specialty Areas

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center

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  • 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

Suite: 450
Office Phone: 314-996-6000
Fax: 314-996-6069

Education

Education

Fellowship: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2015
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 2012
Medical Degree: Columbia University, New York, New York 2008
Bachelor's Degree: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 2004

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Utility of the Simplified Bishop Score in Spontaneous Labor.
Raghuraman N, Stout MJ, Young OM, Tuuli MG, López JD, Macones GA, Cahill AG
Am J Perinatol. 2016 Oct; 33(12)1176-81. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1585413.

PMID:
    27398698
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pre-pregnancy maternal obesity and the risk of preterm preeclampsia in the American primigravida.
Young OM, Twedt R, Catov JM
Obesity (Silver Spring). 2016 Jun; 24(6)1226-9. doi: 10.1002/oby.21412.

PMID:
    26865510
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pharmacokinetics of cefazolin prophylaxis in obese gravidae at time of cesarean delivery.
Young OM, Shaik IH, Twedt R, Binstock A, Althouse AD, Venkataramanan R, Simhan HN, Wiesenfeld HC, Caritis SN
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Oct; 213(4)541.e1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.06.034.

PMID:
    26103528
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Iatrogenic Wernicke encephalopathy in a patient with severe hyperemesis gravidarum.
Giugale LE, Young OM, Streitman DC
Obstet Gynecol. 2015 May; 125(5)1150-2. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000557.

PMID:
    25774927
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Toll-like receptor-mediated responses by placental Hofbauer cells (HBCs): a potential pro-inflammatory role for fetal M2 macrophages.
Young OM, Tang Z, Niven-Fairchild T, Tadesse S, Krikun G, Norwitz ER, Mor G, Abrahams VM, Guller S
Am J Reprod Immunol. 2015 Jan; 73(1)22-35. doi: 10.1111/aji.12336.

PMID:
    25345551
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Maternal obesity in pregnancy, gestational weight gain, and risk of childhood asthma.
Forno E, Young OM, Kumar R, Simhan H, Celedón JC
Pediatrics. 2014 Aug; 134(2)e535-46. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-0439.

PMID:
    25049351
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Longitudinal assessment of amniotic fluid volume in monoamniotic twin gestations.
Emery SP, Canavan TP, Young OM, Hill LM
Prenat Diagn. 2013 Dec; 33(13)1253-5. doi: 10.1002/pd.4241.

PMID:
    24114883
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nonspontaneous late preterm birth: etiology and outcomes.
Gyamfi-Bannerman C, Fuchs KM, Young OM, Hoffman MK
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Nov; 205(5)456.e1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2011.08.007.

PMID:
    22035950
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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