Martina Badell, MD - Assistant Professor

Martina Badell

Maternal-Fetal Medicine



Education & Training   


Medical Education: University of Rochester School of Medicine, MD, 2006

Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2010

Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2013


Society & Professional Memberships  


•  The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
•  Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
•  Georgia Obstetrical and Gynecological Society 

 
Awards and Honors


•  Excellence in Teaching Residents Award, 2012, 2013
•  Outstanding Clinical Research Proposal by a Fellow, 2011
•  Outstanding Clinician Award in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2010
•  Chief Administrative Resident, 2009-2010
•  Golden Apple Award, 2007-2009

I See Patients At


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

Directions and Map 


Academic


Emory University Hospital Midtown
Emory Perinatal Center
Medical Office Tower 8th Floor
550 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308 


Clinical


•  High-risk pregnancy
•  Human immunodeficiency virus and pregnancy
•  Congenital heart defects and pregnancy

Research


•  Obstetrical and neonatal outcomes in women with congenital heart defects
•  Pregnancy outocmes in women with preinatally infected human
    immunodeficiency virus
•  Pregnancy intentions in women with human immunodeficiency virus

Research Articles


Badell ML, Kachikas A, Haddad LB, Nguyen ML, Lindsay M. Comparison of pregnancies between perinatally and sexually HIV-infected women: an observational study at an urban hospital. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2013;2013:301763. doi: 10.1155/2013/301763. Epub 2013 Sep 9. PMID: 24106419


Badell ML, Lindsay M. Thirty years later: pregnancies in females perinatally infected with human immunodeficiency virus-1. AIDS Res Treat. 2012:418630. PMID: 22970353.


Smith JA, Badell ML, Kunther A, Palmer JL, Dalrymple JL, Ramin SM, Use of complementary and alternative medications among patients in an obstetrics and gynecology clinic. J Reprod Med. 2012 Sep-Oct; 57(9-10):390-6. PMID: 23091985.


Goetzl L, Rivers J, Zighelboim I, Wali A, Badell M, Suresh MS. Intraparatum epidural analgesia and maternal temperature regulation. Obstet Gynecol 2007, March;109(3):687-90.


Badell ML, Ramin SM, Smith JA. Treatment options for nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. Pharmacotherapy. 2006 September;26(9):1273-87.


Goetzl L, Zighelboim I, Badell M, Rivers J, Mastrangelo MA, Tweardy D, Suresh MS. Maternal corticosteroids to prevent intrauterine exposure to hyperthermia and inflammation: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006 October;195(4):1031-7.


Navo M, Kunthur A, Badell ML, Cofffer LW II, Markman M, Brown J, and Smith JA. Evaluation of the incidence of carboplatin hypersensitivity reactions in cancer patients. Gynecol Oncol. 2006 November;103(2):608-13.

Review Articles


Badell M, Raynor BD. Herpes Simplex Virus and Pregnancy. Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2011 Mar; 31(6)

Book Chapters


Badell M,Taylor RN. Chapter 16: The Endocrinology of Pregnancy. In: Gardner DG, Shoback D, eds. Greenspan’s Basic and Clinical Endocrinology, 9th Edition. The McGraw-Hill Companies; 2011:553-572.

Badell M. Acute heavy bleeding should be treated with estrogen or dilation and curettage. In: Roberts CP, Broomfield DP, eds. Avoiding Common Obstetrics and Gynecology Errors, Section VII: Abnormal Bleeding. Philadelphia PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2010:132-133.

Badell M. All postmenopausal bleeding is cancer until proven otherwise. In: Roberts CP, Broomfiled DP, eds. Avoiding Common Obstetrics and Gynecology Errors, Sectio XVII: Menopause. Philadelphia PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkings; 2010:360-1.