Dr. Shannon Clark | CureTalks
Shannon M. Clark, MD is a double board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist and Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, heavily involved in the care of high-risk pregnant women - focusing on the care of women with either maternal or fetal complications of pregnancy. She is is an Associate Professor with roles as a clinician, researcher, and educator at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. Her research interests include the pharmacology of drugs, nausea and vomiting, and smoking in pregnancy. She has published multiple peer-reviewed articles and is a reviewer for numerous medical journals. She is also actively involved in educating and training medical students, residents and fellows. Dr. Clark has contributed to multiple “hot topics” of interest for pregnancy-related magazines, websites, and blogs related to the physiologic changes and other medical conditions of pregnancy. Inspired by not only by the experiences of friends and patients, but also by her own personal experience, she has recently taken special interest in pregnancy after the age of 35.
A high risk pregnancy can be life-threatening to the mother as well as the baby. Women must be trained to tell, when they…