Kurt Martinuzzi, MD - Assistant Professor 

Kurt Martinuzzi

General Obstetrics and Gynecology



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Education & Training   


Medical Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine, MD, 1986


Residency: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1990


Certifications: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1992

 
Society & Professional Memberships  


•  American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
•  Atlanta Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
•  Georgia Obstetrical and Gynecological Society 

 
Awards and Honors


• Excellence in Overall Support and Mentorship, 2015
• Excellence in Teaching: Obstetrics at Emory, 2013, 2014, 2015
• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists CREOG National Faculty Award, Emory University
   Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2012
• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists CREOG National Faculty Award, Oakwood Hospital
  and Medical Center, 2010, 2009
• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists CREOG National Faculty Award, Mt. Sinai Hospital
  and Queens Hospital Center, 2008, 2005, 2002 
• Air Force Commendation Medal, First Oak Leaf Cluster for Meritorious Service, Luke AFB, 1994
• Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service, Shaw AFB, 1992
• National Defense Ribbon, 1991 

I See Patients At


Emory Clinic, Emory University Campus
Bldg A, 4th Floor
1365 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: 404−778−3401
Directions and Map 

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



Clinical


•  Recurrent pregnancy loss
•  Medical and surgical management of abnormal uterine bleeding
•  Premature ovarian failure
•  High risk obstetrics
•  Resident and medical student education
•  PCOS 

 

Publications and Presentations



• Shulman RW, Ault  KA, Martinuzzi K. Life-threatening hemorrhage in a 43 year-old female due to ruptured ectopic with a concurrent intrauterine pregnancy. Presentation at the 77th Annual Meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologist, Jan 2015. Asheboro, North Carolina

  Park B, Collins E, Martinuzzi K.  Life Threatening Aortic Regurgitation Requiring Emergency Aortic Valve Replacement in Pregnancy. Presentation at the 76th Annual Meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologist, Jan 2014. Lake Bueno Vista, Florida

  Lange A, Martinuzzi K. Spontaneous Uterine Artery Rupture after Minimal Maternal Effort in Labor. Oral Presentation at the 75th Annual Meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologist. Jan 2013. White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia

  Eliyahu E, Shtraizent N, Martinuzzi K, Barritt J, He X, Wei H, Chaubal S, Copperman AB, Schuchman EH: Acid ceramidase improves the quality of oocytes and embryos and the outcome of in vitro fertilization. FASEB J. 2010;24:1229-1238.

  Martinuzzi K, Ryan S, Luna M, Copperman AB: Elevated Body Mass Index (BMI) Does Not Adversely Affect In Vitro Fertilization Outcome in Young Women. J Assist Reprod Genet 2008;25(5):169-75.

  Martinuzzi K, Copperman AB: Oocyte Cryopreservation for Elective Preservation of Reproductive Potential. Current Women’s Health Reviews; 2007(3):209-215.

Grant Support

  NIH funded research - Identification of Herpes Simplex Virus shedding in the female genital tract. DMID Protocol Number :11-0070. Collaborative Ped - Gyn/Ob study 2014-2018.

  NIH funded VTEU Maternal Breastfeeding Influenza Study, 2011-2013

  Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit Agency Award Number: HHSN272200800005 PI: Mulligan,Mark Joseph NIH funded research evaluating Flumist and Fluzone in lactating women. Recruitment period 2011 and 2012.