Shari Gelber, MD, PhD
Shari Gelber, MD, PhD is an assistant professor in obstetrics and gynecology and the director of perinatal research at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine.
Dr. Gelber performs ultrasound exams, amniocentesis, preconceptual counseling and consultations for women with high risk pregnancies. She has a special interest in maternal medical conditions that may affect pregnancy including autoimmune disease, cancer and cardiovascular disease. She believes the best way to achieve a successful pregnancy outcome begins before the patient is pregnant.
Dr. Gelber strives to work with women as well as other physicians to determine the best plan for people with medical problems to have a successful pregnancy. She works to listen and address the woman’s concerns regarding risks of medications or disease on the pregnancy. She has published in both clinical and research ethics as well as patient decision-making.