Iris Krishna, MD, MPH - Associate

Iris Krishna

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellow

Education & Training   

Medical Education: Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Shreveport, LA, MD

Graduate Education:  Masters of Public Health, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, PGY7 Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellow

Certifications: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Society & Professional Memberships  

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Georgia Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
  • Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • American Medical Association

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Resident Clinical Award in Obstetrics, 2010  

I See Patients At

Emory University Hospital Midtown 
Emory Perinatal Center
Medical Office Tower 8th Floor
550 Peachtree Street, NE                       
Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone: 404−778−3401 


  • Gestational diabetes
  • Preeclampsia
  • Birth trauma
  • Obesity in pregnancy
  • Infectious diseases in obstetrics

Research Articles

Martin A, Krishna I, Badell M, Samuel A. Can the quantity of cell-free fetal DNA predict preeclampsia: a systematic review. Prenatal Diagnosis. 2014 Jul;34(7):685-91.

Martin A, Krishna I, Ellis J, Paccione R, Badell M. Super obesity in pregnancy: difficulties in clinical management. J Perinatol. 2014 Feb 6. doi: 10.1038/jp.2014.4. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24503915<

Krishna I, Lindsay, M. Breast cancer in pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 2013 Sept; 40(3):559-71. doi: 10.1016/j.ogc.2013.05.006. Epub 2013 Jul 30. PMID: 24021257

Krishna I, Sequeira A, Reddymasu SC, Gonzales R, Merlos I, Barfield D, Huang J. Reexpansion pulmonary edema: Tale of two lungs. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2005 Apr; 20(S1):236.